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Interrogation Site Metadata

WAN - Wanacut Creek

Status:   Active - Non-Operational
Site Type: Instream Remote Detection System  |  Organization: Colville Confederated Tribes
General Operational Period: Seasonally
Start Date: 3/5/2014 12:00 AM

Wanacut Creek enters the Okanogan River at RKM 56.3, approximately 6.5 RKM upstream from the town of Omak, WA. WAN is located approximately 0.2 RKM upstream from the confluence of the Okanogan River. The site consists of a single 10 foot antenna anchored upright for pass-through detection. The antenna spans the wetted width of the channel at base flow. When installed in 2014, WAN was equipped with an Allflex RM310 reader. In March 2019, the site was updated with a 10 foot HDPE antenna, IS1001 reader, and solar panels to provide power to the 12V battery bank. The site is operated seasonally.

Current Operations

Last File Loaded: WAN-2023-135-P-001.json
Date Last File Loaded: 5/22/2023 4:21 PM
Date Last File Opened: 5/15/2023 9:26 AM
Date Last File Closed: 5/22/2023 11:02 AM
Last Observation Tag: 3DD.003E384DCA
Last Observation Date: 5/19/2023 8:27 PM
Detection Summary: Last Day's Observations


Data Steward:

Randy Johnson


Coordinates: 48.432259, -119.467687  |  River Km: 858.057.001

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
2022 3/3/2022 12:00 AM 7/20/2022 12:00 AM Start and end dates based on timer tags.
2021 2/2/2021 12:00 AM 6/23/2021 12:00 AM Start and end dates based on timer tags.
2020 3/2/2020 12:00 AM 7/9/2020 12:00 AM Start and end dates based on timer tags. See event logs for additional operational information.
2019 3/18/2019 12:00 AM 7/9/2019 12:00 AM Start and end dates based on timer tags.
2018 3/7/2018 12:00 AM 6/7/2018 12:00 AM
2017 No data received.
2016 2/17/2016 12:00 AM 6/8/2016 12:00 AM
2015 2/9/2015 12:00 AM 4/27/2015 12:00 AM
2014 3/5/2014 12:00 AM 6/3/2014 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:  3/1/2014
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
7/19/2022 8:00:00 AM SiteDown

Site shut down and removed for season.

3/22/2022 12:00:00 PM SiteUp

Replaced Jobox and batteries. Secured Jobox by driving anchors with all thread through bottom of box and bolting down.

3/19/2022 7:00:00 AM SiteDown

Jobox and batteries stolen from site. Inoperable until batteries get replaced.

3/3/2022 2:00:00 PM SiteUp

Site installed for season. Creek has about an inch depth of water at site.

6/22/2021 9:00:00 AM SiteDown

Creek is dry, site removed for the season.

2/2/2021 3:00:00 PM SiteUp Site reinstalled for season. Creek is flowing.
7/8/2020 9:45:00 AM SiteDown Creek Dry. Site removed for season.
3/2/2020 4:46:00 PM SiteUp Site reinstalled for season. Creek is a trickle.
7/9/2019 4:46:00 PM SiteDown Site shut down, end of Steelhead spawning and creek is dry.
3/18/2019 2:00:00 PM SiteUp Site installed and running. Site was updated with a IS1001 reader.
6/7/2018 11:00:00 AM SiteDown Site removed for the year due to end of steelhead spawning season.
3/7/2018 12:00:00 PM SiteUp Site activated.
6/8/2016 2:00:00 PM SiteDown System deactivated.
6/2/2016 12:00:00 AM General System not responding to small 6v batteries. Change to larger 6v batteries and system ok.
4/6/2016 12:00:00 AM General Change out allflex board due to poor amps and read range.
3/7/2016 1:00:00 PM SiteUp New antenna install. Weak test tag.
3/7/2016 9:15:00 AM SiteDown Antenna bent over due to high flows. System shutdown.
2/17/2016 10:15:00 AM SiteUp site install and setup.
8/19/2015 2:00:00 PM SiteDown Complete system removal due to fire danger.
4/27/2015 9:00:00 AM SiteDown System shutdown.
2/9/2015 11:30:00 AM SiteUp Install seasonal Allflex single antenna system.
8/14/2014 3:16:46 PM General Registered new interrogation site WAN.
6/3/2014 2:15:00 PM SiteDown System shutdown and removal.  
3/5/2014 11:15:00 AM SiteUp Install seasonal Allflex single antenna system.  

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