Site Type

Site Name

 

MC2 - McNary Washington Shore Ladder

Washington Shore Adult Fishway at McNary Dam

Operated by:

PSMFC

First year:

2002

Last year:

2017

RKM:

470

Site Contacts

Steward

Nicole Tancreto
ntancreto@psmfc.org
(503) 595-3141

POC

Don Warf
dlwarf@psmfc.org
(509) 735-2773 x1

Map

Operational Dates

Year Start Date End Date Notes
2014 1/1/2014 1/1/2015 Ladder was dewatered January 6-27.
2016 1/1/2016 12/1/2016 Ladder dewatered January 4-27.
2015 1/1/2015 1/1/2016 Ladder was dewatered January 5-16.
2017
2002 4/3/2002 1/1/2003 This was the first year of operation. The McNary Washington Shore ladder watered up on 1/31/02. The production PIT tag interrogation platform began operation at the Washington Shore adult ladder on 04/11/2002 around 16:00 PDT. A temporary detection system operated between 4/3/02 16:30 until 4/11/02 16:00, as follows: Weir 309 - Coil I.D.'s 05, 06; Weir 306 - Coil I.D.'s 09, 0A; Weir 305 - Coil I.D.'s 0B, 0C. Data from this temporary interrogation configuration is included in the MC202101.O file.
2003 1/1/2003 1/1/2004
2004 1/1/2004 1/1/2005 The McNary Washington shore ladder was dewatered (to orifice flow) for annual maintenance at ~1500h on Feb. 15, 2004. The ladder was entirely dewatered at 1030h on Feb. 17, and returned to service at ~10:00am on Feb. 25.
2005 1/1/2005 1/1/2006 The McNary North Shore adult ladder was dewatered for annual maintenance between January 3-13.
2006 1/1/2006 1/1/2007 The Washington Shore ladder was dewatered for annual service, and installation of new PIT tag antennas at the counting window, between January 12 and March 31, 2006.
2007 1/1/2007 1/1/2008
2008 1/1/2008 1/1/2009 The McNary Washington Shore fishway was dewatered for annual maintenance between Jan. 2 and Feb. 13, 2008.
2009 1/1/2009 1/1/2010 The McNary Washington Shore ladder was taken to orifice flow on Dec. 6, and completely dewatered between Dec. 9-17 for winter maintenance.
2010 1/1/2010 1/1/2011 The picket leads that crowd fish through the counting window, which had been raised in October, 2009, were lowered into position on March 23, 2010 and remained in place until they were raised on Nov. 1.
2011 1/1/2011 1/1/2012 The Washington Shore ladder was dewatered for annual maintenance sometime on 15Feb11 and watered up on 26feb11. The picketed leads were pulled for the season on November 1.
2012 1/1/2012 1/1/2013 Ladder dewatered for maintenance from February 1-16. Power outage from February 27 - March 1.
2013 1/1/2013 1/1/2014 Ladder was dewatered from January 6-24.

Current and Historic Site Configurations

Config Seq: 120

Start Date: 3/1/2006

End Date:

Config Seq: 110

Start Date: 3/7/2002

End Date: 3/1/2006

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