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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two USGS scientists on boat in Hudson River
April 4, 2002

Suspended sediment sampling on the Hudson River, NY

USGS scientists on way to suspended sediment sampling site on the Hudson River Near Poughkeepsie, NY

two USGS staffers working on hydroacoustic and turbidity equipment
March 12, 2002

Deploying hydroacoustic and turbidity equipment on the Hudson R

USGS staffers Dan Edwards and Gary Wall attach a hydroacoustic and turbidity equipment package to a tripod for deployment on the bottom of the Hudson River near Poughkeepsie, NY

photo of small stream of water through reservoir and some beached rowboats
November 14, 2001

Drought - Schoharie Reservoir 2001

Drought - Schoharie Reservoir 2001

A view from Landsat 7 satellite of 9/11 smoke across the land.
September 12, 2001

Landsat Records Historic World Trade Center Attack

This true-color image was taken by the Enhanced Thematic Mapper Plus (ETM+) sensor aboard the Landsat 7 satellite on September 12, 2001, at roughly 11:30 a.m. Eastern Daylight Savings Time. A day after the attack, smoke continues to billow out of the collapsed Twin Towers.

small stream running through boulders in green forest
August 14, 2001

Stream in the Catskill Mountians, NY

first order stream in the Catskill Mountains

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