Site Type

Site Name

 

RCS - Rock Creek (WA) at rkm 14

In-stream arrays on Rock Creek (WA) at rkm 14 at the confluence of Rock and Squaw Creeks. Antennas B1 and B2 are in one array in Rock Creek about 30m upstream of the confluence. Antennas B3 and B4 are in Squaw creek about 15m upstream of the confluence. Antennas B5 and B6 are located in Rock Creek about 20m downstream of the confluence.

Operated by:

USGS

First year:

2009

Last year:

2017

RKM:

368.014

Site Contacts

Steward

Ian Jezorek
ijezorek@usgs.gov
(509) 538-2299 x222

Map

Operational Dates

Year Start Date End Date Notes
2014 1/1/2014 1/1/2015 Site removed from operation July 11-October 28 due to lack of flow in Rock Creek. Site down December 13-23. Antenna 5 damaged in March high water event.
2016
2015 1/1/2015 1/1/2016 Site down January 13-30.
2017
2009 11/13/2009 1/1/2010 First year of operation.
2010 1/1/2010 1/1/2011 Activities at the RCS site were suspended on July 26 due to low or no flow during the summer months. The site was reactivated on Sept. 20. The site was offline between Nov. 15-17 due to a power failure.
2011 1/1/2011 1/1/2012 MUX was down from 1/10/11 at about 14:40 to 1/25/11 at 12:00. Antennas 5 and 6 had been disconnected by flooding on 1/10/11 and were reconnected on 2/3/11 at 16:00. Site down from April 25 - May 26. Site down from June 2 - July 7. Site taken offline from July 28 - October 27 due to no flow.
2012 1/1/2012 1/1/2013 High water event disconnected or destroyed all but two antennas on March 30. The remaining two antennas were buried in 12 inches of substrate. On April 4, two more antennas were reconnected. Site was shut down and electronics removed due to no flow and extreme heat from July 5 until October 30.
2013 1/1/2013 1/1/2014 Site down from June 26-October 23 due to low flows.

Current and Historic Site Configurations

Config Seq: 100

Start Date: 11/1/2009

End Date:

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