Committee to request study of Montana stream gaugesNews Type: State, Regional, Federal Source: Bozeman Daily Chronicle
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Lawmakers want to look for new ways to pay for stream gauges across Montana following a year in which state agencies nixed funding for some of the measuring devices to save money.
The Water Policy Interim Committee voted unanimously Tuesday to draft a resolution calling for a study of stream gauges and the complex funding mechanisms behind them. The resolution would be considered by the 2019 Montana Legislature.