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Interrogation Site Metadata

UTR - Upper Tucannon River

Status:   Active - Operational
Site Type: Instream Remote Detection System  |  Organization: Washington Dept. of Fish and Wildlife
General Operational Period: Year Round
Start Date: 10/19/2011 12:00 AM

The Upper Tucannon River site is located about 200 yards above Don Howards House on the Tucannon River, at River Kilometer 53.2.

Current Operations

Last File Loaded: UTR-2022-176-P-00A.xml
Date Last File Loaded: 6/25/2022 8:50 PM
Date Last File Opened: 6/25/2022 3:25 PM
Date Last File Closed: 6/25/2022 7:25 PM
Last Observation Tag: 3DD.003D3CCE3B
Last Observation Date: 6/25/2022 4:44 AM
Detection Summary: Last Day's Observations


Primary Contact:

Lance Ross

Data Steward:

Todd Miller


Coordinates: 46.415922, -117.738342  |  River Km: 522.100.053

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
2021 1/1/2021 12:00 AM 1/1/2022 12:00 AM Start and end dates based on timer tags.
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 1/4/2019 12:00 AM 12/31/2019 12:00 AM Start and end dates based on timer tags.
2018 1/1/2018 12:00 AM 12/19/2018 12:00 AM Start and End dates based on file closed and open dates.
2017 1/1/2017 12:00 AM 1/1/2018 12:00 AM Site down March 17 - October 5. Reinstalled in October with four antennas instead of six.
2016 1/19/2016 12:00 AM 1/1/2017 12:00 AM Start and end dates based on timer tags.
2015 1/1/2015 12:00 AM 1/1/2016 12:00 AM
2014 2/5/2014 12:00 AM 1/1/2015 12:00 AM
2013 1/1/2013 12:00 AM 1/1/2014 12:00 AM Data lost from March 28 - April 19.
2012 1/1/2012 12:00 AM 1/1/2013 12:00 AM
2011 10/19/2011 12:00 AM 1/1/2012 12:00 AM First year of operations.


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:  10/5/2017
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
12/15/2021 10:00:00 AM SiteUp

Power issues are fixed at the site.

10/31/2021 9:00:00 AM General

Having power issues at the site. 

4/20/2021 10:00:00 AM SiteUp Site is back running
3/29/2021 5:00:00 PM SiteDown Site is down, power issues
8/6/2020 1:23:00 PM SiteUp Site re-installed after the flood of 2020.
2/7/2020 7:00:00 AM SiteDown Site down due to flood waters.
6/10/2019 12:00:00 AM SiteDown Site is down - Power issues
4/30/2019 7:00:00 AM SiteUp Power issues solved, site running
4/25/2019 7:00:00 AM SiteDown Site down, power issues
3/27/2019 12:00:00 PM General Installed a satellite modem.
3/4/2019 12:00:00 PM General Power issues solved, site running.
3/4/2019 11:47:00 AM General Power issues from 12 February to 4 March.
2/8/2019 11:47:00 AM SiteDown Site down.
1/4/2019 11:47:00 AM General IS1001 master controller installed.
12/19/2018 11:47:00 AM SiteDown Site is down, changing from a Mux to a IS1001 master controller.
6/20/2017 1:19:21 PM General • Upper Tucannon River (UTR) – Site visit January 6th. February 20th continued flood like river discharge has damaged or destroyed most of the site making any repair problematic at this time. June 19th repairs are ongoing and should be completed this summer.

Archived Event Logs