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Interrogation Site Metadata

UPT - Upper Peshastin Temporary Arr.

Status:   Decommissioned
Site Type: Instream Remote Detection System  |  Organization: Washington Dept. of Fish and Wildlife
General Operational Period: Seasonally
Start Date: 3/1/2011 12:00 AM
End Date: 4/3/2014 12:00 AM

This site is a temporary PIT tag detection system located at rkm 22.0 on the Peshastin Creek, just upstream of the confluence with Tronsen Creek. The detection system consists of one 15-foot antenna, installed in pass-through configuration. The antenna spans the wetted width of the channel during base flows. The antenna is operated by an Allflex RM 310 reader board. Data from the antenna is stored on an Acumen DataBridge. A 6 VDC battery bank powers the detection system. The antenna was built and installed by WDFW. The site is typically installed and operated March-June annually.


Data Steward:

Jay Deason
509-664-3148 x22


Coordinates: 47.397549, -120.652690  |  River Km: 754.029.022

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
2014 6/3/2014 12:00 AM 4/3/2014 12:00 AM No interruptions in operations.
2013 3/11/2013 12:00 AM 6/5/2013 12:00 AM Site was operational from March 11 - June 5.
2012 3/2/2012 12:00 AM 6/13/2012 12:00 AM No interruptions in operations
2011 3/1/2011 12:00 AM 5/24/2011 12:00 AM Site down from March 31-April 15


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:  3/1/2011
End Date:  6/4/2014

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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
4/3/2014 12:00:00 PM General UPT was installed on 4/3/2014. The detection system consisted of two, 10' antennas installed in flat plate configuration, spanning the majority of the wetted width during base flows. The antennas were operated by Allflex RM310 reader boards. Data from each antenna was stored on an Acumen DataBridge. A 6 VDC battery bank powered the detection system. The detection system was removed on 6/3/2014. The detection system was fully operational for the duration of the installation period.
12/31/2013 8:00:00 AM General UTP was installed from 3/11/13 to 6/5/13. The site operated without interruption during this time period.

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