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Niagara River Gorge

Niagara River Gorge

Niagara River Gorge / Power Plant Haul Road

Located in Niagara County

Image Courtesy of Jorg Maletz

Type: Private

Features: Medina Group-Whirlpool Sandstone; Power Glen Shale;
Devils Hole Sandstone; Grimsby Formation; Thorold Sanstone; Clinton Group; Fossils.

Feature Type: Stratigraphic

Reference: NYS Geological Association Field Trip Guidebook, 71st Annual Meeting 1999;
Silurian-Early Devonian Sequence Stratigraphy, Events, and Paleoenvironments of Western New York and Ontario, Canada.
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Quadrangle: Lewiston

Reason for Designation: Unique, Scenic