1 edition of Equipment for current-meter gaging stations found in the catalog.
Equipment for current-meter gaging stations
G. J. Lyon
|Statement||by G.J. Lyon|
|Series||Geological Survey water-supply paper -- 371|
|LC Classifications||TC801 .U2 no. 371|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||64 p.,  leaves of plates :|
|Number of Pages||64|
|LC Control Number||15000748|
The spelling of “gage” is part of our very rich USGS history. In , USGS Director John Wesley Powell met a very forward-thinking graduate student named Frederick H. Newell. Powell was so impressed that he made Newell the first full-time appointee to the new Irrigation Survey, which was created to investigate the potential for dams and canals in the western U.S. Page 73 - The hook is of brass and has a sharp point, which, when raised to the surface of the water at rest, indicates its precise level. TO USE THE HOOK-GAUGE The hook-gauge is used in a box attached to a flume at any convenient point near the weir, the water from the flume being conveyed to the box by rubber or lead pipes, thus indicating the precise level of the water in the flume, the.
sw Requests for Information Related to the List of Gaging Stations for the Hydro-Climatic Data Network (HCDN) sw EQUIPMENT AND SUPPLIES--Polymer Current-Meter Rotors sw EQUIPMENT AND SUPPLIES--Current-meter measurements--air-line and wet-line corrections in meters. Stream gauging is the process of measuring the water discharge or flow at a particular point on a stream or river. There are many reasons why someone might take stream gauging measurements, such as implementing a long term study for ecological reasons, establishing a baseline to compare future data to, and studying trends for future growth, to name a few.
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The series of manuals on techniques describes procedures for planning and executing specialized work in water-resources investigations. The material is grouped under major subject headings called books and further subdivided into sections and chapters; section A of book 3 is on surface-water techniques.
Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lyon, G.J. (George J.). Equipment for current-meter gaging stations. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of the Interior, U.
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Current meter-measurements. Section 2 -- MB. Current meter-measurements (cont'd) Section 3 -- MB. Current meter-measurements (cont'd) Section 4 -- MB. Current meter-measurements (cont'd) Section 5 -- MB. Current meter-measurements (cont'd) Section 6 -- MB.
Current meter-measurements (cont'd) Section 7 -- MB. a mechanical current Equipment for current-meter gaging stations book discharge measurement from a cableway at the Arkansas River near Canyon City, Colo. (USGS station no. ); and on the right, black and white photograph.
Discharge Measurements at Gaging Stations Procedures for making most types of current-meter [mechanical meters, electromagnetic meters, ADV meters, acoustic digital current meters (ADCs), and so forth)], moving-boat ADCP, and ADCP midsection measurements are described in the following sections.
Manual on Stream Gauging, Volume 1 Manual on Stream Gauging, World Meteorological Organization Operational hydrology report, ISSN Issue of WMO (Series) Author: World Meteorological Organization: Publisher: Secretariat of the World Meteorological Organization, Original from: the University of California: Digitized: Apr 3.
Setting up of measuring stations The measuring stations will consist of a runoff control where the measuring and sampling devices previously described will be installed.
The performance of the measuring station is primarily limited by the behaviour of this control, that is the more permanent device and the more difficult to be modified or. MEASUREMENT AND COMPUTATION OF STREAMFLOW VOLUME 1. MEASUREMENT OF STAGE AND DISCHARGE By S.
RANTZ and others CHAPTER I.-INTRODUCTION PURPOSE OF THE MANUAL The purpose of this manual is to provide a comprehensive descrip-tion of state-of-the-art standardized stream-gaging procedures, within the. Stream-gaging procedure a manual describing methods and practices of the Geological Survey by W.
Hoyt. 77 pp., 7 PIS.Equipment for current-meter gaging stations, by G. Lyon. 64 pp., 37 pis. Investigations of methods and equipment used in stream gaging, part 1, A record of observed stages is kept in a.
Current Meters. Current Meter Parts. Meter Sensing Instruments. CURRENT METER OUTFITS. Sounding Reels. Wading Rods. Wading Rod Parts. Suspension Equipment. Cableways & Travellerways. This includes stream gauging using stage and rating curves, velocity point measurements and current meters (mechanical and electromagnetic), and dilution gauging (both sudden and continuous).
Current-Meter Stations and Handling Equipment. The essential components of a current-meter station are a water-level gage (stage recorder), a bench mark, fixed measuring points in the channel cross section, and a stay line to hold the meter in the measuring plane or cross section under high velocity and deep water.
AC Current Voltage Amperage Power Energy Panel Meter LCD Digital Display Ammeter Voltmeter Multimeter with Split Core Current Transformer CT AC V A (AC A Meter (Split Core Transformer)) 10% coupon applied. Stream-gaging stations for research on small watersheds by: Reinhart, Kenneth G., Published: () Evaluation of the streamflow-gaging network of Texas and a proposed core network by: Slade, R.
Published: (). This report describes commonly used gaging-station structures, as well as the design and operation of gaging stations. Almost all of the equipment and instruments described in this report will meet the accuracy standard set by the USGS Office of Surface Water (OSW) for the measurement of stage for most applications, which is ± foot (ft) or.
Discharge measurements at gaging stations The techniques and standards for making discharge measurements at streamflow gaging stations are described in this publication. The vertical axis rotating-element current meter, principally the Price current meter, has been traditionally used for most measurements of discharge; however, advancements in.
Gaging stations are facilities used by hydrologists to automatically monitor streams, wells, lakes, canals, reservoirs, or other water bodies. Instruments at these stations collect information such as water height, discharge, water chemistry, and water temperature.
current meter outfits Sort by: Featured Items Newest Items Bestselling Alphabetical: A to Z Alphabetical: Z to A Avg. Customer Review Price: Low to High Price: High to Low USGS Type AA Current Meter Cable Suspended Outfit.
Figure -- Equipment for making wading measurements with a current meter. Note tag line for marking stations.
Figure -- Current-meter gaging station with cable car, corrugated steel shelter house, and stilling well.The USGS Type AA current meter is commonly known as the Price-type current meter. This current meter is suspended in the water using a cable with sounding weight or wading rod (taking the tail section off) and will accurately measure streamflow velocities from to .Stream Gaging is the common term for measuring the amount of water flowing in an open channel and can range from a trickle in a ditch to a flood on the Amazon River.
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) makes most streamflow measurements by current meter. A current meter is an instrument used to measure the velocity of flowing water.