Site Type

Site Name

 

SAJ - Salmon River Trap

The Salmon River Smolt Trap is located at rkm 103 on the Salmon River. SAJ has been deployed annually during the Spring since 1993. PIT tag interrogation data are generated for previously-tagged fish recaptured at the trap.

Operated by:

IDFG

First year:

1993

Last year:

2017

RKM:

522.303.103

Site Contacts

Steward

Scott Putnam
scott.putnam@idfg.idaho.gov
(208) 799-5010

Map

Operational Dates

Year Start Date End Date Notes
2014 3/2/2014 4/21/2014
2016
2015 3/2/2015 5/22/2015
2017
1993 3/28/1993 5/11/1993 The Start_date and End_date values reflect the first and last dates of detection, respectively. The actual interval of operational dates is not known.
1994 4/4/1994 6/13/1994 The Start_date and End_date values reflect the first and last dates of detection, respectively. The actual interval of operational dates is not known.
1995 3/15/1995 5/20/1995 The Start_date and End_date values reflect the first and last dates of detection, respectively. The actual interval of operational dates is not known.
1996 3/16/1996 5/14/1996 The Start_date and End_date values reflect the first and last dates of detection, respectively. The actual interval of operational dates is not known.
1997 3/18/1997 5/2/1997 The Start_date and End_date values reflect the first and last dates of detection, respectively. The actual interval of operational dates is not known.
1998 3/17/1998 4/30/1998 Dates and times based on first/last reported detections.
1999 3/20/1999 5/21/1999 Dates and times based on first/last reported detections.
2000 3/24/2000 5/15/2000 Dates and times based on first/last reported detections.
2001 3/20/2001 5/31/2001 Dates and times based on first/last reported detections.
2002 3/11/2002 5/29/2002
2003 3/9/2003 5/24/2003 IDFG began 2003 operations at the Salmon River Trap on 3/9/03. No detections were reported on April 6 due to mechanical problems. Trapping was terminated on 5/24/03 at 9:00 am due to high flows, debris, and mechanical problems.
2004 3/7/2004 5/28/2004
2005 3/6/2005 5/17/2005 Trapping at the Salmon River smolt trap was suspended between 04/27/05 and 4/29/05 17:00 due to mechanical problems. Trapping was suspended on 05/17/05 at 13:00 due to high flows, and did not resume in 2005.
2006 3/5/2006 5/14/2006 The Salmon River trap was OOS between 13:00 hrs PST on 4/15/06 and 11:00 PST on 4/18/06 due to debris. The trap was OOS between 4PM (PST) on 4/21/06 and noon on 4/24/06 due to a forced released from RAPH. The trap was moved to 30M on 4/29/06 due to high flows. Trap was move to 55M on 4/30/06 and lifted due to high flows. The trap was reset at 1300 on 05/04/06. The trap was pulled on 05/14/06, after collecting fish, due to high water. The trap was not redeployed.
2007 3/4/2007 5/11/2007 The Salmon River Trap was pulled from service between April 30 and May 6 due to high flows and debris. The trap was pulled for the seaon on May 11, 2007.
2008 3/9/2008 5/15/2008 The Salmon River Trap was pulled at 9:30 am on 08may08 due to high flow and debris, and reset at 11:00 am on 12may08.
2009 3/8/2009 5/18/2009 The Salmon River smolt trap began the 2009 trapping season on 03/08/09 at 12:00 PST. Trapping was suspended between April 23-26 due to high flows and heavy debris loads. Trapping ended on 05/18/09 at 08:00 due to high flows and debris.
2010 3/7/2010 5/28/2010 Trapping at the Salmon River trap was suspended between May 18-24 due to high flows and debris.
2011 3/6/2011 5/8/2011 The trap was damaged and trapping stopped on May, and did not resume.
2012 3/4/2012 5/11/2012 Trapping started on March 4. Trapping was suspended from April 23 - May 4. Trapping suspended May 11, and did not resume in 2012.
2013 3/3/2013 5/8/2013 No interruptions in trapping occurred in 2013

Current and Historic Site Configurations

Config Seq: 110

Start Date: 1/1/1994

End Date:

Config Seq: 100

Start Date: 3/28/1993

End Date: 1/1/1994

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