2005 Monitoring: Flows

Volunteers measured water velocity and stream deaths at three cross sections, and then calculated stream discharge (CFS) values using the “float method.” The graphs below show that when compared with USGS gauge data volunteers were on the mark!

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Depth measurements are taken at 1 foot intervals.

Depths are measured at three cross sections.

PV High students measuring stream flow.

Transects are set 21 feet apart.

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