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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2 USGS scientists in inflatable boat on tidal marsh on Long Island
November 30, 2000

Water sampling in tidal marsh on Long Island

USGS scientists taking water samples in the tidal marsh on Long Island.

photo of USGS staffer holding a groundwater sample bottle inside a plastic box
April 10, 2000

Groundwater sampling

Groundwater sampling on Long Island

photo of 3 women beside Long Island road measuring groundwater with instrumentation
March 1, 2000

Groundwater Sampling on Long Island

Groundwater sampling for water quality on Long Island, New York

asbestos
December 31, 1969

Anthophyllite Asbestos

Anthophyllite asbestos altering to talc, upstate 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