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2BC - Lower Big Creek, Yakima Basin

Status:   Active - Operational
Site Type: Instream Remote Detection System  |  Organization: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
General Operational Period: Year Round
Start Date: 5/14/2019 12:00 AM

Lower Big Creek antennas are located just North East of I-90 just up stream of the Yakima River Confluence. The antennas are pass throughs, installed approximately 30 feet from one another spanning Big creek.

Current Operations

Last File Loaded: 2BC-2021-246-P-04.xml
Date Last File Loaded: 10/5/2021 9:50 AM
Date Last File Opened: 9/3/2021 11:44 AM
Date Last File Closed: 9/29/2021 1:30 PM
Last Observation Tag: 3DD.003D2FBBB4
Last Observation Date: 9/29/2021 1:30 PM
Detection Summary: Last Day's Observations


Data Steward:

Robert Randall


Coordinates: 47.212940, -121.103203  |  River Km: 539.315.001

Operational History

Operational history describes the period the site was interrogating for PIT tags. The comments provide anecdotal information about the operation of the site during this period. Site operational periods are updated typically at the end of the calendar year.

Year Start Date End Date Comments
2020 8/19/2020 12:00 AM 12/7/2020 12:00 AM Start and end dates based on timer tags. See event logs for additional operational information.
2019 5/14/2019 12:00 AM First year of operation. Site was initially installed with the antennas backwards to PTAGIS convention - antenna 04 was upstream and 03 was downstream. This was changed on December 18.


Configuration metadata includes details about the equipment used at the site to detect and record PIT tags. A new configuration sequence record is created when equipment is added or removed from the site and the period of time it was active. A configuration sequence without an End Date is currently active.

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Start Date:  12/18/2019
End Date:  ----

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Equipment History

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Event Log Summary

Event Date Event Type Comments
2/25/2021 10:00:00 AM SiteUp Site will downloaded every other week from initial startup.
12/7/2020 11:27:00 PM SiteDown Site powered down due to winter light conditions and effects of snow pack.
12/7/2020 11:27:00 PM SiteDown Site powered down due to winter light conditions and effects of snow pack.
7/23/2020 12:00:00 PM SiteUp Site Turned on
7/23/2020 12:00:00 PM SiteUp Site Turned on

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