Site Type

Site Name

 

HLM - Potlatch River near Helmer

This in-stream site is located near the town of Helmer, on the mainstem Potlatch River at km 66, just below the confluence of the West Fork and East Fork Potlatch rivers.

Operated by:

IDFG

First year:

2009

Last year:

2017

RKM:

522.224.024.066

Site Contacts

Steward

Brett Bowersox
brett.bowersox@idfg.idaho.gov
(208) 799-5010

POC

Jason Fortier
jason.fortier@idfg.idaho.gov
(208) 799-5010

Map

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Operational Dates

Year Start Date End Date Notes
2014 1/1/2014 1/1/2015 Antenna 1 not operational. Site down may 26-29.
2015 1/1/2015
2016
2017
2009 9/9/2009 1/1/2010 First year of operation.
2010 1/14/2010 1/1/2011 Site operations at Helmer were suspended between Nov. 2, 2009 and Jan. 14, 2010. There was a power outage between Sept. 2-4. There was an unexpected power outage between Dec. 16-20 due to a loss of propane, possible due to theft.
2011 1/1/2011 1/1/2012 Antenna 4 down between September 8 and October 6. Data lost from September 28-30 and November 16-30.
2012 1/1/2012 1/1/2013 Site down February 28 - March 19 due to power problems. Site down on March 26 - August 31. Site down October 30 -November 6. Site down December 6-18.
2013 1/1/2013 1/1/2014 Site down June 23-Setember 25, October 7-8. Two antennas added to configuration October 8.

Current and Historic Site Configurations

Config Seq: 110

Start Date: 10/8/2013

End Date:

Config Seq: 100

Start Date: 9/1/2009

End Date: 10/8/2013

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