Issue 48 - February 2005

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No. 48 - February 2005

Table of contents

  • Report on Hydro4
  • Editorial
  • Education Debate - A Comprehensive System of Qualifications in Hydrography
  • Letter from the Chairman of IFHS
  • International Federation Update - A Report by the Hon. Sec.
  • Caption Competition
  • The Hydrographic Society UK - A Report by the Chairman
  • The New Fugro AUV - Echo Surveyor
  • Southern Region
  • South West Region
  • The Hydrographic Society in Scotland
  • New Members
  • Annual General Meeting Procedures
  • Who's Who

Cover A little flavour of Hydro4. Photographs by Helen Atkinson

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