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KHS - Big Bear Cr. @ Kendrick HS

This floating array interrogation system is located near the mouth of Big Bear Creek adjacent to the high school in the town of Kendrick, Idaho. The array is set up with an upper span of Bio Float antennas (01, 02, 03, 04) and a lower span of Bio Float antennas (05, 06, 07, 08). KHS was originally installed in 2007 with 6 pass over PVC antennas. The floating array configuration came online January 2015.

Operated by:

IDFG

First year:

2007

Last year:

2017

RKM:

522.224.024.023.000

Site Contacts

Steward

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

POC

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

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Operational Dates

Year Start Date End Date Notes
2014 1/1/2014 Antenna 1 down March 6-15. Antenna 2 down March 9-26. Antenna 3 down March 9. Antenna 4 down March 6.
2016
2017
2015
2007 12/1/2007 1/1/2008 First year of operation.
2008 1/1/2008 1/1/2009 Contact Brett Bowersox (bbowersox@idfg.idaho.gov) or Ethan Crawford (etcrawford@idfg.idaho.gov) for information regarding this site. Various component failures led to a complete loss of detection data between March 13 and April 24. Detection activities were suspended on April 30, and resumed on September 19.
2009 1/1/2009 11/11/2009 On Jan. 13, antenna A5 was lost and antennas A3 and A6 were disconnected due to high flows. On Jan. 30, A5 was replaced, and A3 and A6 were reconnected. There are no data available Feb. 4-9 due to a communications error. The system was disabled between March 2 and May 19 due to a variety of issues. The site shut down on 6/6/09 @ ~1745 for unexplained reasons. The site was turned back on manually @ 1015 6/11/09. There are no detection data for the interval 6/19-6/25. The site was shut down between 7/27 and 7/30 to affect site repairs; detection activities did not resume until 8/17. There are no data available for ~72 hours between 11/06 and 11/09 due to improper antenna sequencing. Detection activity was sporadic at best after Nov. 11, 2009.
2010 1/7/2010 1/1/2011 Following an extended outage in Nov.-Dec. 2009, normal operations were restored on Jan. 7, 2010. The site was out of service from March 31 - April 3 due to an unknown issue. An outage occurred from Sept. 6-8 due to a flipped GFI switch. There was an 18-hour interruption in data collection on Sept. 22-23 due to a loss of power.
2011 1/1/2011 1/1/2012 An "epic run-off event" resulted in the loss of all six antennas on Jan 16. Antennas 1, 2, 4, and 5 were reinstalled on Feb. 9, and antennas 3 and 6 were reinstalled on Feb. 10; all six antennas were relocated approximately 25 meters downstream. A second high water event disabled all six antennas between March 10-13, with the timer tag detection occurring on antenna A4 on March 13 at 22:55. Antennas were re-installed and site became operational on April 20. Site taken offline July 22 to use the Mux for testing new antennas. Site back online September 26, with new configuration. Site lost power from October 31-November 7.
2012 1/1/2012 1/1/2013 Site down to high flow event on February 22. Reinstalled on March 6. Another flood event disabled all but one of the antennas on March 15.
2013 1/1/2013 1/1/2014 Site down April 12-17. Site experienced intermittent power issues April 22-24. Data lost for May 21-26 due to alarms filling buffer.

Current and Historic Site Configurations

Config Seq: 140

Start Date: 1/29/2015

End Date:

Config Seq: 130

Start Date: 12/7/2012

End Date: 1/29/2015

Config Seq: 120

Start Date: 9/26/2011

End Date: 12/7/2012

Config Seq: 110

Start Date: 10/9/2008

End Date: 9/26/2011

Config Seq: 100

Start Date: 12/1/2007

End Date: 10/22/2008

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