river gage

river gage

[′riv·ər ‚gāj]
(engineering)
A device for measuring the river stage; types in common use include the staff gage, the water-stage recorder, and wire-weight gage. Also known as stream gage.
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Awarded $63,990 for GOES telemetry enhancements to existing river gages, and for the installation of new snow and river stage sampling gauges.