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How to measure stream flow rate

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Float method
===Float method===
[[File:Float Method.jpg|Finding the flow rate using a float and a meter stick.|450px|left]]
The float method (also known as the cross-sectional method) is used to measure the flow rate for larger streams and rivers. It is found by multiplying a cross sectional area of the stream by the velocity of the water.

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