Site Type

Site Name

 

BCP - Butcher Creek Acclimation Pond

Butcher Creek Acclimation Pond, Wenatchee River Basin

Operated by:

YINN

First year:

2004

Last year:

2017

RKM:

754.089.013

Site Contacts

Steward

Cory Kamphaus
kamc@yakamafish-nsn.gov
(509) 548-9413 x102

POC

Tim Jeffris
jeft@yakamafish-nsn.gov
(509) 548-9413 x110

Map

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Operational Dates

Year Start Date End Date Notes
2014 Site was not operational during 2014
2015 3/18/2015 6/27/2015
2016
2017
2004 4/21/2004 6/14/2004 Contact Keely Murdoch (keely@mid-columbia-coho.net), Cory Kamphaus (cory@mid-columbia-coho.net) or Christa Strickwerda (christa@mid-columbia-coho.net) for information regarding PIT tag detection activities at this acclimation pond.
2005 4/20/2005 7/20/2005 Contact Keely Murdoch (keely@mid-columbia-coho.net), Cory Kamphaus (cory@mid-columbia-coho.net) or Christa Strickwerda (christa@mid-columbia-coho.net) for information regarding PIT tag detection activities at this acclimation pond.
2006 There were no monitored releases at Butcher Creek Pond in 2006.
2007 There were no monitored releases at Butcher Creek Pond in 2007.
2008 3/22/2008 6/19/2008 Monitoring began on March 22 and ceased on June 19. There was one system blackout at each antenna system due to high stream flows in Nasons Creek that required staff to move the detection system transceivers. BCPA1 was offline on 5/16 for 56 minutes between 21:00 and 21:56. BCPA2 was offline on 5/16 for 23 minutes between 21:36 and 21:59. Christa H. Strickwerda. July 21, 2008.
2009 3/9/2009 6/17/2009 Fish were first ponded on March 10, 2009; the volitional release began on May 6. The last detection occurred on June 13; the detection system was removed on June 17, 2009.
2010 3/12/2010 6/8/2010 Refer to the 2010 BCP event log for operational details.
2011 3/22/2011 6/30/2011 One antenna at outflow of pond undtil April 23, when second antenna installed 20m downstream.
2012 3/26/2012 6/21/2012 Antenna A0 installed on March 26. Juvenile coho were transferred to the pond on March 27. Antenna B0 installed April 2. Volitional release ran from May 17 - June 21.
2013 Site was not operational during 2013

Current and Historic Site Configurations

Config Seq: 110

Start Date: 4/28/2015

End Date:

Config Seq: 100

Start Date: 1/1/2003

End Date: 4/28/2015

Event Logs