Field Guide Research Resources

  • The link above is part of the website below.  The site below has an enormous number of other articles for you

Igneous Rocks (like Basalt!):

Pillow Lava:

Columnar Basalt/Columnar Jointing:

Metamorphism and Metamorphic Rocks (like marble and quartzite!)

Natural Bridges:

Water Gaps:

Ice Ages in New England:

Overview of Connecticut River Valley Geology:

Sedimentary Rock Layers in the Hartford Rift Graben (sedimentary rocks above and below Mt. Tom):

Plate Tectonics in general:


Mt. Sugarloaf

Barton Cove:

Turbines and such: