Northwest Fisheries Science Center

System Design

System Design

Components needed for an instream monitoring site are shown in the diagram below and discussed in detail in this section.  These include the transceiver, antenna, and a method for data storage and retrieval.  Selection of an instrument box to house the land–based components is also discussed.  Finally, we detail the options for providing a power system

Flow chart showing elements of instream PIT-tag monitoring system.

 

Elements of an instream PIT–tag monitoring system design.  (click to enlarge)