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Science In Your Backyard: New York

New York

  • New York Water Science Center
    425 Jordan Rd.
    Troy, NY 12180-8349
    Phone: (518) 285-5600
    Fax: (518) 285-5601
    Office hours: 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time

  • Ithaca New York Water Science Center

    30 Brown Road
    Ithaca, NY 14850-1573
    Phone: (607) 266-0217
    Fax: (607) 266-0217

  • Coram New York Water Science Center

    2045 Route 112, Bldg. 4
    Coram, NY 11727
    Phone: (631) 736-0783
    Fax: (631) 736-4283

  • National Spatial Data Infrastructure Partnership Office (Liason for: NY)

    U.S. Geological Survey
    425 Jordan Road
    Troy, NY 12180
    Phone: (304) 347-5130 x237

  • USGS New York Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit

    Fernow Hall, Room 206F
    Cornell University
    Ithaca, NY 14853
    Phone: 607-255-2839
    Fax: 607-255-1895

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New York State Facts

Image of New York with a star pinpointing the location of the capital.
Locations on image are approximate

Capital: Albany(Star shaped icon located on map pinpointing capital.)
Land Area: 47,214 sq. miles
(source: 2010 Census)
Population: 19,378,102
(source: 2010 Census estimate)
Highest Point:
Mt. Marcy at 5,344 feet, located in the county/subdivision of Essex
(source: U.S. Geological Survey)
Lowest Point:
Atlantic Ocean at Sea Level
(source: U.S. Geological Survey)
Geographic Center:
Located in Madison County approx. 12 miles south of Oneida and 26 miles southwest of Utica
(source: U.S. Geological Survey)


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