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  USGS gauges on Current and Jack's Fork
  Posted by: pblanc on Jan-21-14 10:29 AM (EST)

-- Last Updated: Jan-21-14 12:38 PM EST --

According to Jim Anderson of Eminence, MO, the State of Missouri is going to pick up the funding for the upper Jack's Fork (near Mountain View) and upper Current River (at Akers) that were recently discontinued due to funding cuts by the NPS.

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  Smart. Otherwise, paddle tourists
  Posted by: g2d on Jan-21-14 5:13 PM (EST)
might stay home out of uncertainty.
  let the games begin!
  Posted by: tdaniel on Jan-24-14 8:15 AM (EST)
kinda interesting how they target the gauges people use for recreation- the ones lot's of folks notice are missing. for the usgs it worked out in wv, we (the river community came up with a good chunk of the dough.)
  As a paddle tourist
  Posted by: deuce on Jan-24-14 8:53 AM (EST)
(not sure whether that was intended in the pejorative sense) I'm glad to see this. My canoe club picked up the tab for a couple of gauges around here when they went on the chopping block.
  Yes, The Two Gauges....
  Posted by: wildernesswebb on Jan-24-14 6:44 PM (EST)
....were the ones that would cause the most pain to lose; tell ME it wasn't "Politics."
  It was
  Posted by: gremmie on Jan-25-14 7:33 AM (EST)
political extortion via hostage taking, a reaction to artificial scarcity created by a party that "governs" by the principle that government is the problem (while creating greater wealth for their plutocratic backers). It was a hard ball agency response to dead head tactics of the GOP. Extortion selects for extortion. Hell of a way to run a country.
  Posted by: wildernesswebb on Jan-27-14 10:17 AM (EST)
“Politicians are like diapers; they need to be changed often and for the same reason.” Mark Twain


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