Water Survey of Canada 02E0C19 - Black River Ontario
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member JDandDD
N 44° 59.536 W 079° 02.959
17T E 653764 N 4983942
Quick Description: Suvery marker on the Black River near Vankoughnet, Ontario (02EC019)
Location: Ontario, Canada
Date Posted: 6/11/2006 8:48:09 AM
Waymark Code: WMEM6
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member South Surrey Scavengers
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Long Description:
This is one of the Water Survey markers of Canada as part of the hydrometric measurement system that measures water levels and flows at 2921 locations in Canada and has near real-time data from 1429 stations (as of June 2006). The stations are used for water management purposes but also for monitoring the flow of water across the Canada-US border to monitor international treaties. The brass-cap markers are used as a precise reference for the levels recorded by the monitors.
Unique Designation: BLACK RIVER NEAR VANKOUGHNET (02EC019)

Marker Type: Survey Disk

Condition: Good

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