Geography of New York State course

Some Web Addresses Pertaining to New York State

Most of these links contain one or more embedded links to relevant sites and therefore are the starting point for topical research and additional information on the subjects listed. Current as of June 2012. Happy surfing! - Adirondack region – maple syrup production guide – home page of the Adirondack Museum – US Dept of Agriculture Census of Agriculture - 2007 NYS
Census of Agriculture (latest available) - NYS Office for the Aging - county data on aging - NYS Department of Agriculture and Markets – Cornell University Ornithology Lab home page - index page of the NYS Archives - conservation/advocacy/teacher education site - Cooperative Extension Service, Cornell University (agriculture) - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Lake Champlain region - Corning Museum of Glass - maps of counties with cities and towns - NYS Department of Criminal Justice Services - crime statistics by county - Cornell Univ. library’s map and geospatial
 information browser; data sets by county - NYS Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) - NYS DEC Site Index - NYS DEC mapping gateway - Sea Level Rise Task Force – Delaware River watershed advocacy group – link to map resources of New York Public Library - historic USGS maps of New England & NYS - direct link to NYS historic map index except NYC and LI - link to Long Island historic map index via CT index - link to NYS USGS topographic maps - NYS Department of State homepage - NYS Kids Room site - NYS DOS, Coastal Resources - NYS Department of Transportation Empire State Oil and Gas Information System (ESOGIS) - US Environment Protection Agency – National Park Service site - county information  - Erie Canal video tour - Finger Lakes Region - Fiscal Policy Institute home page - Geography Dept. tech. support and information - NYC current weather conditions from roof of HC –links devoted to geology, earth sciences and physical geography - article on the Marcellus Shale - links to physical geography maps and info - interactive change in sea level map - NYC map portal - NYS Geographic Information Data - topographic maps – Great Lakes Information Network - NYS Department of Health – Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area - I Love New York, travel and tourism – Lake Champlain region – Hudson River to the St Lawrence River via canals and lakes  - Long Island Professional Geologists - HC Library guide to research in geog. and environmtl sci. - HC Library guide for Geography of New York State course.  – Library of Congress home page - Library of Congress map collections - Regional Plan Association Long Island mapping site - Long Island Sound Study  - Mohawk Valley Heritage Corridor - US Dept of Agriculture – NYS agricultural statistics (same as above) – Newsday (LI) home page - towns of Long Island - NYS newspapers by city - NYS newspapers, magazines and media outlets – newspapers by city – media by city - Moon handbook NYS web site. – National Museum of the American Indian (search under tribal names) national weather information  - link to NOAA in NYS – home page of the National Atlas of the US - National Atlas of the US map making site – home page to the USGS mapping page - link to historic topographic maps  – Northeast Regional Climate Center at Cornell Univ. – United States National Park Service – NPS units in NYS - New York State Home Page – New York City home page - NYC Dept of Environmental Conservation - NYC Office of Emergency Management (OEM) - NYC OEM disaster preparedness site – guide to the history, expansion and development of NYC Transit - NYC travel and tourism – New York Geographic Alliance home page - NY Geographic Alliance affiliated site - NY Geographic Alliance suggested road trips  - NYS topographic map index - New York business - statistical data; census info - NYS Power Authority – NYPIRG site – New York Public Library home page - American Shores, maps to 1850 - NYS Association of Counties, link to county web sites  - home page of the NYS Canal System  - NYS Climate Office - NYSERDA renewable energy home page - MapNY homepage - New York State Library - link to county information - link to cities, towns and villages - Native American web sites compiled by the NYS Library. - New York State Museum - link to mapped information - virtual tour of Iroquois exhibit - virtual tour of 1609 NYS – New York Sea Grant Institute - NYS Dept of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation – NYC open accessible space information system (neighborhood maps) - – Oneida Nation - Long Island Geologists - Horse racing museum at Saratoga – Rockefeller Institute - NYS statistical information - NYS Statistical Yearbook (latest) - Regional Plan Association (RPA) - RPA mapping site – St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corp. – St. Lawrence Seaway Canadian portion (scroll down to listen to the 5 min video) - Saratoga Springs Historical Society – Iroquois Confederacy – Seneca Nation - Seneca Indian Museum - interactive demographic maps –county soil surveys - Cartographic Collection SUNY Stony Brook - NYS map collection of SUNY-Stony Brook – interactive mapping site – sources of free USGS topographic maps – free historic USGS topographic maps – NYCTA museum site – NYS Tug Hill Commission – climate graphs for NYS stations – National Weather Service – weather for NYS - Western NYS region – United States Geological Survey - NYS earthquakes - water resources home page - USGS water data for NYS

©AFG 06/11/2012

Last updated August 29, 2012 .