Issue 50 - March 2006

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No. 50 - March 2006

Table of contents

  • From the chairmain
  • Education
  • Membership News
  • Around the Regions - South West
  • Around the Regions - Scotland and Southern
  • Feature - The Last Twenty Years
  • The Traivails of Odysseus
  • Mailbox
  • Calendar
  • Contacts

Cover: Reson SeaBat 5128 swathe bathemetry data and Admiralty Chart from the Common Dataset collectedfor Shallow Survey 2005. Image created by UKHO Bathymetric Centre of Expertise. Data courtesy of Reson Offshore UK, chart courtesy of UKHO.


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Remote Hydrography Conference and Exhibition
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Alan Ingham Award
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Deadline 31st December

Short Society Films

Relevance of the Society (Southern Region)

Student Presentations Evening (Plymouth)

Why attend Regional meetings? (North West) 

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