Problem of the Week: Water Boundaries

Reliction is NOT

(A) uncovering of land by the recession of water

(B) the sudden and permanent withdrawal of a sea, river, or lake

(C) also known as dereliction

(D) different from avulsion

The answer is (B).

This is problem 60(3-9) from the NEW third edition of “Surveying Solved Problems for the FS and PS Exams” by Jan Van Sickle, PLS (formerly "1001 Solved Surveying Fundamentals Problems"). Reprinted with permission from “Surveying Solved Problems for the FS and PS Exams” by Jan Van Sickle, PLS (2008 Professional Publications Inc.). For details on this and other FLS exam-prep books, call 800/426-1178 or visit www.ppi2pass.com.