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Stage measurement at gaging stations

U.S. Geological Survey, Techniques of Water-Resources Investigations, Book 3, Chapter A7

by T. J. Buchanan and W.P. Somers


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Section 1 -- 397 KB

Preface

Contents

Abstract

Introduction

Datum of gage

Sensors of water level

 

Section 2 -- 2.46 MB

Water-stage recorders

 

Section 3 -- 5.38 MB

Stilling wells

Instrument shelters

Telemetering systems

 

Section 4 -- 4.93 MB

Nonrecording gages

Operation of stage gages

Special purpose gages

References

 


 

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