If the site is on a river and only a few miles inland from the coast, quite likely, there’s a gaging station near the site.
If can be more specific about details, I might be able to better help you.
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My MacBook Airs and Pros have been tossed…"
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"Have you updated the firmware in each receiver? Similarly, are you running the latest rev. of MAGNET? Quite often, the kit doesn’t want to play nicely without older versions of firmware and/or software."
Rest assured I know the laws. And, it’s a pain in the ass to drive stakes in 2,600 meters of water! I haven’t worked on terra firma in nearly 25 years. Thank God! I’d have starved to death years ago.
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I don’t believe the education requirements hurt the profession at all. Peanuts for wages have significantly hurt the industry.
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