As I finish reading yet another very well written blog about someone’s 2013 and most of the events being blessings (sometimes in disguise), I can only agree that I too have had some challenges, but also more blessings in 2013 than expected. Now I only wish I had the skills to write even a simple email […]View Post
What would you expect a Surveyor to do?
So this week I was out surveying a rural property and looked up to see this yard sign. So what would you expect a Surveyor to do? You got it, put the GPS unit next to it and check the results! My results: 45° 13’ 17.23569” N 122° 28’ 15.14109” W 871.69 ft NAVD 88 So […]View Post Ag Geo NW, Ag Geospatial NW, GPS Surveying, Land Surveying, Molalla Surveying, Molalla Surveyor, Property Survey, R8 GPS, Rural Surveying, Surveying
A Cold Farm Survey
After finally warming up from last week’s COLD farm survey I am ready to post a few photos. It was a very enjoyable and very interesting project. Found most of the monuments for the 6 parcels being surveyed to make up about 400 acres of farmland on Grand Island. Thanks to great surveyors before me and farmer who […]View Post Ag Geo NW, Ag Geospatial NW, Farm Surveying, Land Surveying, Molalla Surveyor, Property Survey, R8 GPS, Rural Surveying, Surveying
Ready for Fieldwork!
After months of review, demos, rentals and learning I made the leap to Trimble survey gear. We purchased a S6 Robotic Total Station, TSC3 Survey Controller and two R8 GNSS Model 3 GPS units. I have been very impressed with how these units all work together and how they can help me do a fair amount […]View Post Ag Geo NW, Ag Geospatial NW, Fence Line Survey, Molalla Surveying, Property Survey, R8 GPS, S6 Robotic Total Station, St Paul Surveying, Surveying, Trimble