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    Author(s): Raymond W. Lavigne
    Date: 1960
    Source: Forest Research Note NE-98. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 4 p.
    Publication Series: Forest Research Note
    Station: Northeastern Research Station
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    The first job in compiling streamflow data from streamflow charts is to mark storm rises and storm peaks, make corrections as necessary for time and stage height, and account for irregularities on the chart. Errors in the time scale can result from faulty clock operation, irregularities in chart take-up by the drum, or expansion of the paper. This note suggests a device for making rapid and accurate time corrections.

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    Lavigne, Raymond W. 1960. A time-corrector device for adjusting streamflow records. Forest Research Note NE-98. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 4 p.

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