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Interrogation Site Metadata

BBA - Big Bear Creek Array

Status:   Active - Operations Unspecified
Site Type: Instream Remote Detection System  |  Organization: Idaho Dept. of Fish and Game
General Operational Period: Seasonally
Start Date: 1/1/2018 12:00 AM

The Big Bear Creek Array is located in Big Bear Creek about 1.3 river kilometers from the confluence with the Potlatch River. Two 40 ft. Biomark litz cord antennas in series powered by two stand-alone IS1001 readers, replaced the previous configuration of two 20 ft. antennas in one row and a QuBE-IS1001 controller in February 2021.

Current Operations

Last File Loaded: BBA-2022-130-P-00A.xml
Date Last File Loaded: 5/10/2022 6:20 AM
Date Last File Opened: 5/10/2022 12:46 AM
Date Last File Closed: 5/10/2022 2:10 AM
Last Observation Tag: 3DD.0077B0DB8D
Last Observation Date: 5/4/2022 5:31 PM
Detection Summary: Last Day's Observations


Primary Contact:

Jason Fortier

Data Steward:

Brian Knoth


Coordinates: 46.627882, -116.650795  |  River Km: 522.

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 3/5/2020 12:00 AM 10/9/2020 12:00 AM Start and end dates based on timer tags. See event logs for additional operational information.
2019 1/1/2019 12:00 AM 5/28/2019 12:00 PM Start and end dates based on file open and close dates.
2018 1/1/2018 12:00 AM 1/1/2019 12:00 AM


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:  2/1/2021
End Date:  ----

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Equipment History

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Equipment Code Description Start Date End Date

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Event Log Summary

Event Date Event Type Comments
10/9/2020 8:40:00 AM General Site experienced power outages from May 11th until May 13th and August 20 until September 30.

No Archived Event Logs