Site Type

Site Name

 

MCD - Mill Creek Diversion Project

This interrogation system includes the fish bypass and passage facilities at the (Bennington) Diversion Dam and the first Division Works in the Mill Creek Diversion Project in the Walla Walla Basin.

Operated by:

CTUIR

First year:

2005

Last year:

2017

RKM:

509.054.019

Site Contacts

Steward

June Johnson
Junejohnson@ctuir.org
(514) 429-7545

Map

Operational Dates

Year Start Date End Date Notes
2014 1/1/2014 1/1/2015
2016
2015 1/1/2015 1/1/2016
2017
2005 2/25/2005 1/1/2006 First year of operation. There are 3 antennas located at the Bennington Dam Site: antenna #1 is located on the low flow outlet and antennas #2 and #3 are located on the fish ladder. Antenna #2 was installed and working on 2/25/05. Antenna #3 was installed and working as of 6/16/05. Antenna #1 was installed on 3/17/05; on 6/16/05 USFWS determined that there was a problem with this antenna and it is no longer functional.
2006 1/1/2006 1/1/2007 MCD was out of service due to a power outage between 15:45 on April 30 and 20:45 on May 5. The Yellowhawk Creek flatplate antenna (coil FF) was installed on Dec. 12, 2006. High flows broke the bracket for antenna 04 (low flow bypass) on Dec. 13, 2006.
2007 1/1/2007 1/1/2008 Antenna 04, which was out of service since Dec. 13, 2006, was returned to operation on Jan. 23, 2007.
2008 1/1/2008 1/1/2009 Refer to the MCD Event Log for detailed operational comments.
2009 1/1/2009 1/1/2010 Antenna #4 at Bennington Dam was broken on Jan. 27; antenna #5 was removed from the Bennington Dam low flow outlet on Jan. 30.
2010 1/1/2010 1/1/2011 No data were collected between June 10-15 due to loss of computer power. No data were collected between Dec. 13-16 due to a loss of power.
2011 1/1/2011 1/1/2012
2012 1/1/2012 1/1/2013
2013 1/1/2013 1/1/2014

Current and Historic Site Configurations

Config Seq: 170

Start Date: 8/10/2010

End Date:

Config Seq: 160

Start Date: 11/5/2008

End Date: 8/10/2010

Config Seq: 150

Start Date: 11/27/2007

End Date: 11/5/2008

Config Seq: 140

Start Date: 11/6/2007

End Date: 11/27/2007

Config Seq: 130

Start Date: 2/14/2007

End Date: 11/6/2007

Config Seq: 120

Start Date: 10/31/2006

End Date: 2/14/2007

Config Seq: 110

Start Date: 8/1/2006

End Date: 10/31/2006

Config Seq: 100

Start Date: 2/25/2005

End Date: 8/1/2006

Event Logs