Unified Interior Regions

New York

Located in the Northeastern United States, New York is the seventh-most densely populated state in the U.S. The state covers 54,555 square miles and ranks as the 27th largest state by size. The Great Appalachian Valley dominates eastern New York and contains the Lake Champlain Valley as its northern half and the Hudson Valley as its southern half. Much of New York State borders water.

New York Water Science Center

New York Water Science Center

425 Jordan Road
Troy, NY 12180-8349

Phone: (518) 285-5695
Fax: (518) 285-5601

New York Water

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person on boat using plastic jug to collect water from river
July 31, 2006

Collecting toxicity-test water on the St. Lawrence River

Collecting toxicity-test water on the St. Lawrence River

fog on a fall colored tree lined river
October 21, 2005

Early morning fog on Seneca River near Rte 89

Early morning fog on Seneca River near Rte 89 - index velocity gaging station in NY

2 white pipes marking groundwater wells on Long Island
October 6, 2005

Groundwater wells on Long Island's Fire Island

Groundwater wells on Long Island's Fire Island - Kismet

4 USGS staffers putting in a groundwater well on Long Island
June 24, 2005

Creating a groundwater well station on Long Island

Putting in a groundwater well station on Long Island

photo of groundwater monitoring well on Long Island with cover off
June 9, 2005

Groundwater Monitoring Well Long Island, New York

Preparing to sample a groundwater monitoring well on Long Island, New York

USGS scientist in truck with groundwater quality sampling equipment close to groundwater well
May 24, 2005

Groundwater quality sampling on Long Island NBU

USGS scientist sampling groundwater quality on Long Island, NY

small waterfall into a stream surrounded by green bushes and trees
October 2, 2004

Esopus Creek, New York

A tributary of the Esopus Creek

stream of fast moving water running over rocks and boulders
August 16, 2004

Harrington Brook near Lake Lila, New York

Harrington Brook near Lake Lila, New York

coiled up eel laying in a fishing net
February 13, 2004

American eel (Anguilla rostrata) from the Neversink River, New York

American eel (Anguilla rostrata) from the Neversink River, New York

New York Water Science Center

New York Water Science Center

425 Jordan Road
Troy, NY 12180-8349

Phone: (518) 285-5695
Fax: (518) 285-5601

New York Water