Troy - Frontal Melange Zone - Route 151
Troy Frontal Melange Zone - Rt. 151
Located in Rensselaer County
Image courtesy of Wendy Franklin
Features: Wildflysch; Limestone conglomerate; greywacke-shale melange; Rysedorph Hill.
Feature Type: Structural.
Reference: NYS Geological Association Field Trip Guidebook, 67th Annual Meeting 1995;
Lithofacies and Structure of the Taconic Flysch, Melange, and Allochthon, in the New York Capital District.
For online reference please visit - www.nysga.net/Guidebooks.html
Quadrangle: East Greenbush.
Reason for Designation: Unique and Scenic.