Accession Number : AD0622511

Title :   HISTORY OF WATER LEVEL GAGES. LAKE ONTARIO AND THE INTERNATIONAL SECTION OF THE ST. LAWRENCE RIVER.

Corporate Author : COORDINATING COMMITTEE ON GREAT LAKES BASIC HYDRAULIC AND HYDROLOGIC DATA

Report Date : JAN 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 171

Abstract : The histories of all gaging stations of value to the governments of Canada and the United States that have provided water level data for various periods of time up through December 1961 are presented. For each station the following data are given: Comprehensive statement as to how datums were established; a chronological table listing the period when water level observations were made, the controlling bench mark and its elevations, the type of record, and the operating agency; the International Great Lakes Datum (1955) elevation of a controlling bench mark or the relationship between that datum and the previous datum established at the gaging station; and description and location of the gaging station sites for which adequate information is available.

Descriptors :   (*DEPTH INDICATORS, HISTORY), WATER, CANADA, UNITED STATES, GREAT LAKES

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE