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Inwood Rocks! The Geology of Northern Manhattan

Sunday, October 14, 2018

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.

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New York City is the site of ancient earth-shaking and earth-shaping events. The bedrock that anchors the city’s skyscrapers tells a story of a place going back more than a billion years. The island of Manhattan is built on three strata known as Manhattan Schist, Inwood Marble, and Fordham Gneiss

Join our Urban Park Rangers on this hike and learn about why Manhattan Rocks!

 

Location

Isham Street and Seaman Avenue in Inwood Hill Park
Manhattan
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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Urban Park Rangers

Contact Number

(212) 304-2277

Categories

Education, Nature, Hiking

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