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New York News
12:00 pm
Mon June 11, 2012

Streamflow Gauges: Silent Sentinels

This photo composite represents a typical USGS stream gauge system.
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The New York City Department of Environmental Protection recently announced changes to its stream flow and snow monitoring network, stemming from a new alliance with the National Weather Service aimed toward improving streamflow forecasting.

Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports on the importance of stream gauges in weather forecasting and flood control...

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