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|Geologic age||Upper Silurian|
|Original map label||Scs|
|Comments||part of Cobleskill Limestone and Salina Group 0-700 ft. (0-210 m). Descriptions from USGS Lexicon website (ref. NY046) and references NY030 and NY031: Bertie Group redefined. Author includes the Akron-Cobleskill interval and the newly named Moran Corner Waterlime in his revised Bertie Group. Term Rondout Formation is restricted to its type area in southeastern NY. In this report, Bertie Group in western NY subdivided into (ascending) Fort Hill Waterlime, Oatka Formation, Fiddlers Green Formation, Scajaquada Formation, Williamsville Formation, Cobleskill Formation-Akron Dolostone, and Moran Corner Waterlime. Fort Hill and Moran Corner Waterlimes absent in Ontario, CAN (Ciurca, 1990).|
|Primary rock type||limestone|
|Secondary rock type||shale|
|Other rock types||dolostone (dolomite)|
NYS Museum, NYS Geological Survey, NYS Museum Technology Center, 1999, 1:250,000 Bedrock geology of NYS, data is distributed in ARC/INFOr EXPORT format (with ".e00" extension) in 5 seperate files based on printed map sheets, http://www.nysm.nysed.gov/gis.html.
D. W. Fisher; Y. W. Isachsen, L. V. Rickard, 1970, Geologic Map of New York State, consisting of 5 sheets: Niagara, Finger Lakes, Hudson-Mohawk, Adirondack, and Lower Hudson, New York State Museum and Science Service, Map and Chart Series No. 15, scale 1:250000.
|Geographic coverage||Herkimer - Montgomery - Oneida - Otsego - Schenectady - Schoharie|
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