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CCU - Catherine Creek at Union

Status:   Active - Operational
Site Type: Instream Remote Detection System  |  Organization: Oregon Dept. of Fish and Wildlife
General Operational Period: Year Round
Start Date: 12/19/2018 12:00 AM

Instream detection array near the town of Union, Oregon, consisting of a IS1001-MTS multiplexing receiver and four antennas, each with 24v-IS1001s. Two antenna arrays are composed of two antennas each that span the normal high water mark and are secured to the substrate for pass-over detection. Two antennas are placed side-by-side to span the creek for the upstream and downstream arrays. Site is grid powered and operates year-round. Site is on private land.

Current Operations

Last File Loaded: CCU-2021-114-P-INT.xml
Date Last File Loaded: 4/25/2021 7:40 AM
Date Last File Opened: 4/24/2021 5:00 AM
Date Last File Closed: 4/24/2021 6:48 AM
Last Observation Tag: 3DD.003D72414C
Last Observation Date: 4/24/2021 6:48 AM
Detection Summary: Last Day's Observations


Primary Contact:

Joseph Feldhaus

Data Steward:

Derrek Faber


Coordinates: 45.215252, -117.900689  |  River Km: 522.271.232.025

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 1/1/2020 12:00 AM 1/1/2021 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 12/31/2019 12:00 AM Start and end dates based on timer tags.
2018 12/19/2018 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:  12/19/2018
End Date:  ----

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Equipment History

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Photos are contributed from stewards of the site.

Event Log Summary

Event Date Event Type Comments
12/8/2020 1:30:00 PM SiteUp Antennas 3 and 4 are back online; the problematic antennas 1 and 2 have been disconnected, awaiting a more thorough cable repair or replacement, likely in spring or summer 2021.
11/16/2020 3:00:00 PM SiteDown Site down - cable repair failed, and continued to short out intermittently despite several more repair attempts over the next two weeks.
11/10/2020 1:00:00 PM SiteUp Cable repaired; antennas 1 and 2 are back online.
9/30/2020 3:00:00 PM SiteUp Antennas 3 and 4 back online. Antennas 1 and 2 are still down, awaiting cable repair.
9/7/2020 1:03:00 AM SiteDown Site down due to a short from a beaver-chewed cable.
3/13/2019 1:45:00 PM General Node 1 has been updated, it was installed and put online at about 1:45 p.m.
2/28/2019 1:00:00 PM General Updated Master Controller software to MC Application v1.6.4.S19 and CBG Firmware v1.6.5. Node 1 failed to update and subsequently went offline at about 1:30 p.m. The earliest anticipated date to fix the node is 11 March.
12/19/2018 5:00:00 PM SiteUp Site began operating on 12/19/2018.

No Archived Event Logs