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SURVEYORS AS RESEARCHERS

Lalith Senanayake of Sri Lanka asked the question "Are surveyors researchers?"The definition of  research  seems to fit the role of surveyors perfectly.. 1) Scholarly or scientific investigation or inquiry.  2) Close and careful study.  I would also point out that the word study is defined as 1) The act or process of studying; the pursuit of knowledge, as by reading, observation, or research.  2) Attentive scrutiny. 3) A branch of knowledge., etc.Have we ever considered that surveyors are…

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SEA & SHORE BOUNDARIES AND SURFACE WATERS

Two great publications for Maine Surveyors are:"Sea and Shore Boundaries" by Aaron L. Shalowitz, LL.M.  of the US Coast and Geodetic Survey.1964 in two volumes, 1169 pages total.  This is probably the best work ever published on this subject!ANDNATIONAL WATER COMMISSION - "A Summary Digest of State Water Laws" by Richard L. Dewsnut & Dallin W. Jensen, Editors and Robert W. Swenson, Associate Editor. Published in 1973, 826 pages.For anyone surveying on salt water or fresh water boundaries, these…

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