Jump to content
Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0
The Snowdog

NGS Mark Recovery Entry

Recommended Posts

I was browsing around the NGS site and took a look at the Mark Recovery Entry page, which includes a form to enter recovery notes. I notice that on the list of agency codes ( U. S. Power Squadron,  NGS, and so on) there is an entry for GEOCAC (Geocaching).

 

I've never seen a recovery note by GEOCAC and am wondering who is authorized to use that field and submit recovery notes. 

 

 

Share this post


Link to post

Almost all of the regulars here use that agency code.

 

One of mine, for example:

www.ngs.noaa.gov/cgi-bin/ds_mark.prl?PidBox=JJ0432

 JJ0432  HISTORY     - 20180216 GOOD             GEOCAC
 JJ0432
 JJ0432                          STATION DESCRIPTION
 JJ0432
 JJ0432'DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1941
 JJ0432'14.8 MI E FROM ORDWAY.
 JJ0432'IN KIOWA COUNTY, 14.8 MILES EAST ALONG THE MISSOURI PACIFIC
 JJ0432'RAILROAD FROM THE STATION AT ORDWAY, CROWLEY COUNTY, 0.1 MILE WEST
 JJ0432'OF A WOODEN TRESTLE, AT A 7-BY 10-FOOT CONCRETE CULVERT, IN THE TOP
 JJ0432'OF THE SOUTH HEADWALL, 15 FEET SOUTH OF THE CENTERLINE OF THE TRACK,
 JJ0432'40 FEET NORTH OF A FENCE LINE, AND ABOUT 3 FEET LOWER THAN THE
 JJ0432'TRACK.  A STANDARD MONEL-METAL RIVET.
 JJ0432
 JJ0432                          STATION RECOVERY (2018)
 JJ0432
 JJ0432'RECOVERY NOTE BY GEOCACHING 2018 (MFM)
 JJ0432'THE RAIL LINE IS NO LONGER ACTIVE AND IS NOW OWNED BY THE STATE OF
 JJ0432'COLORADO.

 

Share this post


Link to post

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...
Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0

×
×
  • Create New...