dipper-Tough

dipper-tough
Posted: August 23, 2017
Category: Products
Tags: dipper, environment, harsh, product, remediation, tough

Groundwater monitoring at landfills is now a government requirement.  Monitoring wells must be installed and water is to be measured and tested on a regular basis.  This is a project which presents a number of unique problems. Unless you have a Heron dipper-Tough on hand!! One of the major drawbacks to these types of projects […]

Underground Storage Tanks – The Invisible Threat

ust
Posted: March 8, 2017
Category: Groundwater Products
Tags: h.oil, nature, storage tanks, ust, water

Underground Storage Tanks – The Invisible Threat The EPA estimates that there are approximately 561,000 Underground Storage Tanks (UST’s) in the United States storing petroleum, chemicals or hazardous substances.  This number does not include the many homes who have private storage tanks containing fuel oil for heating or cooking purposes.  Each of these tanks represent […]

Heron dipper-Tough is Ready for Harsh Deployments

fondriest logo
Posted: November 23, 2016
Category: Heron News Products
Tags: dipper-tough, environment, fondriest, hydogeology, remediation, water level meter

Fondriest Environmental, one of our Distributors in the US, recently attended one of our product information webinars and found the presentation very informative. Daniel Kelly, from Fondriest has highlighted our dipper-Tough water level meter in the online Environmental Monitor Magazine. The dipper-Tough is a robust unit, ideal to use in harsh environments.

dipperLog FREE Antifouling Screen

free antifouling screen
Posted: August 23, 2016
Category: Products Water Level Monitoring
Tags: antifouling, biofouling, data logger, dipperLog, free, heron, longevity, reliability

The Heron Instruments dipperLog comes with a FREE antifouling screen. Although sometimes misconceived, the antifouling screen is not simply a piece of the unit’s packaging, it does have a function. The antifouling screen helps to prevent build up of any aquatic life that may become present in the data-logging region. For example there are some […]

little dipper with drawDown

little-dipper
Posted: June 27, 2016
Category: Products Water Level Monitoring
Tags: drawdown, little dipper, monitoring, new, tapes, water level measurement

Same compact size, more versatility! The little dipper with drawDown is a multi-functional unit that is able to measure both static and falling head levels. The separating factor that allows the little dipper to be so effective is its compact size for for ease of portability. After feedback from our customers, Heron Instruments has added NEW tape lengths to the […]

ALL NEW dipper-Tag

dipper-tag
Posted: June 16, 2016
Category: Products Well Development
Tags: dipper-tag, plopper, products, tag line

The dipper-Tag is an economical unit that is primarily used for installing and monitoring wells. The dipper-Tag doesn’t have as many features as some of our other units, but the features it does have makes it a very cost effective unit.  The 316 grade stainless steel weight (750g) that comes with the dipper-Tag can be used for measuring many things: the […]

dipper-T Water Level Meter ONE UNIT-FOUR FUNCTIONS

Heron dipper-T with probes
Posted: May 25, 2016
Category: Products Water Level Monitoring
Tags: borehole, dipper-t, drawdown, indicator, water level meter, well casing, well depth, well water

dipper-T The dipper-T water level meter is an extremely versatile ground water monitoring device which can easily be converted to measure what the user wants to know. The four functions of the dipper-T include: static mode, drawDown mode, well casing, and well depth.       In static mode, the water level indicator is used to measure […]

IFAT Munich/What’s New

trade-show-setup
Posted: May 24, 2016
Category: Heron News Products
Tags: borehole inspection camera, conductivity, dipperLog, germany, ifat, level wind, munich, sewage, tradeshow, wastewater, water, water level meter

Heron Instruments is excited to announce that we will be participating in the IFAT trade show this year in Munich, Germany! Heron Instruments staff will be located at our booth # 105/204 in the Canadian Pavilion, in Hall A-4. IFAT (International Federation for Alternative Trade) is the World’s Leading Trade Fair for Water, Sewage, Waste and Raw Materials […]

Instructional YouTube Videos

dipper-T with drawDown
Posted: May 13, 2016
Category: Products
Tags: how to, instruments groundwater, products, troubleshoot, videos, water level meter, Youtube

Heron Instruments is proud to unveil our NEW Youtube Channel! This channel is full of information regarding our groundwater monitoring instruments, including: Heron Product Videos and Troubleshooting and How To. These videos will be linked with each of the products under the Products tab on our website and troubleshooting videos will be located in our […]

Why do Water Level Monitors Have Barometric Compensation?

Stan French, Lakehaven Utility District in Washington
Posted: July 22, 2015
Category: Products Water Level Monitoring
Tags: barometric pressure, water levels

Changes in elevation and the onset of storms cause changes in barometric pressure. Stormy weather can produce pressure differences around 25mb (millibar) through a day, as different parts of the passing storm produce differing barometric pressure disruptions. One mb is equivalent to about one centimeter of water, this means a storm can cause almost 10 inches […]

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