Fish tags and receivers

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Experiments with Vemco acoustic tags and receivers

Spring, 2008: deployed two V13P tags in lingcod off Lime Kiln lighthouse and monitored depths with a VR100

Fall, 2008: In partnership with UW/Fisheries, deployed a VR2 off Lime Kiln lighthouse to detect passing tags serendipitously (no associated tagging).

Spring/Summer, 2009:

  • 04/19/09: In partnership with UW/Fisheries/NOAA, re-deployed VR2 at Lime Kiln. Jason verified that the Lime Kiln VR2 was still in place on 7/14/09.
  • In May, deployed a second at Orcasound lab ~4km N of Lime Kiln [1].
  • 06/29/09: Val and Jason deployed a third at the south end of the mouth of False Bay [2].

Winter, '09-'10:

  • 01/02/10: Scott, Val, and Jason re-deploy the Lime Kiln receiver.
  • 01/03/10: Scott, Val, and Jason re-deploy the Orcasound receiver.

2010 San Juan Project (UW/NOAA/+ collaboration, funded by SRFB)

Beam Reach research page with field reports and blog posts

Google map of planned and actual deployments

Google spreadsheet of deployments (with links to blogs, photos, etc.)

Photo gallery