New York Science Teacher Image Gallery

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Aqueduct581 viewsThis aqueduct once carried the Erie Canal over the Schoharie Creek.
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Flood Gauge on the Batavia Kill539 viewsA flood gauge used by the USGS to monitor the flow of a stream in upstate New York.
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Hydroelectric Station815 viewsThis hydroelectric station is the Blenheim-Gilboa Power Project, which is a part of the New York Power Authority. Electricity is generated through the force of running water. More about this facility can be found at: http://www.nypa.gov/facilities/blengil.htm
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Creek Bed Sediments549 viewsThe sediments along the Schoharie Creek show that the creek has changed its course over time.
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Vroman's Nose - Marine Fossils731 views600 feet above the valley floor, and 1220 feet above sea level are marine fossils from the Devonian sea that once covered this area.
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Vroman's Nose - Ripple Marks584 viewsAlong with marine fossils, ripple marks can be seen at the top of Vroman's Nose.
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Glacial Striations - Vroman's Nose Middleburg, NY680 viewsNice view of striations at the top of a local landmark - Vroman's Nose. Note that there can be clearly seen two sets of striations slightly askew to one another, suggesting at least two episodes of moving ice.
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Vroman's Nose662 viewsA view across the Schoharie Valley of Vroman's Nose. This landform was carved by Pleistocene glaciation. The outcrops on the front were plucked by ice. There is a hiking trail to the top that will be rewarded with spectacular views of the valley, as well as glacial features and marine fossils.
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