In Manitoba, Canada
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Ground Water Observation Stations (GWOS) have been used here in Manitoba for several decades now. They are used to monitor and report changes to our precious ground water.
We passed many of these along our travels over the years not knowing what they were. Finally one day curiosity got the better of us and we stopped to investigate.
--------------------Everything you need to know to retrieve this cache is in its name---------------.
**************PLEASE CLOSE THE CACHE CONTAINER SECURELY BEFORE YOU LEAVE ***************
[To Open the lock:
1. Squeeze the shackle firmly toward the lock, twice, and release to "clear" the lock each time before opening it.
2. Enter the combination by sliding the button to each position in the combination pattern. Note: Be sure to slide the button all the way in each direction, guiding the button back to the center before moving to the next position.
3. Pull up on the shackle to open the lock.
4. To close the lock, insert the shackle and squeeze firmly.]
Last Updated: on 4/13/2014 7:24:12 PM Pacific Daylight Time (2:24 AM GMT)
Coordinates are in the WGS84 datum