DAILY CHECKLIST
SALT CREEK WQ STUDIES 09/99 TO 10/99
   
1.   Fish Cage (in situ) Crew Work:    
   
A.   Verify Supplies before Leaving Shop:  
  o Food Vials o Buckets
  o Cleaning Brushes o Waders & Change of Clothes
  o Turkey Basters o Gloves
  o Field Bench Sheets & Pencils o Insect Repellent
  o Ropes o Drinking Water & Cups
  o Fish Cage Cap Wrenches o Radios
  o First Aid Kits  
   
B. o Rotate Field Crew Site Assignments  
C. o Rotate Fish Cages Prior to Feeding each Morning as per EA Plan
D. o Feed Fish Prescribed Doses (Food may be Different for each Species)
E. o Fill Out in situ Field Bench Sheet - Double Check the Entries Before Leaving Site.
   
2. Shop/Lab Preparatory Work for Chemical Sampling
   
A. Prepare Auto Sampler Bottle Labels in Advance for 2 or 4 Hour Discreet
  Sampling (Every Other Bottle = Ammonia & Chlorides) for Sites Below.
   
  o IS2 = Theresa St. Plant Effluent  
  o IS8 = NETP Effluent  
  For the Following in situ Sites:  
  o ISD = 575 ft. Above NETP Effluent  
  o ISE = 257 ft. Below NETP Effluent  
  o ISF = Above Stevens Creek & 2,110 ft. Below NETP
  o ISG = Below 84 St. & 5,533 ft. Below NETP  
  o ISH = 399 ft. Below 98th St. & 12,358 ft. Below NETP
  o ISI = 445 Above Waverly Road  
  QA/QC Sample Labels as Follows:  
  o Designate One (1) Sample Bottle Each Day for Ammonia and
  Chlorides for Each Auto Sampler Site Above for a Split Sample (Duplicate).
  Randomize the Time for Duplicates Each Day.  
   
  o One (1) Field Blank per Day  
   
B. Prepare Grab Sample Labels for Twice per Day Separate Sampling of Ammonia &
  Chlorides at Sites Below.  
   
  For the Following Upstream Control in situ Sites:
  o ISA = 1,265 ft. Above  Park Blvd. (Above Haines Branch)
  o ISB = 539 ft. Above Capitol Parkway (Above Middle Creek)
  o ISC = 706 ft. Above Charleston St.  
  For Dynamic Modeling Work:  
  o IS3 = Immediately Below 27th St.  
   
C. o Acid Fix all Ammonia Sample Bottles in Advance at the Shop
   
D. Verify Supplies before Leaving Shop for Chemical Sampling & Field Measurement Work:
  o Buckets o Depth Gauges
  o Waders & Change of Clothes o Tape Measures
  o Gloves o Thermometers
  o Insect Repellent o pH Meters
  o Drinking Water & Cups o pH Calibration Buffers
  o Grab Sample Bottles w/ Labels o Conductivity Meters
  o Sampler Carousels w/ Bottles & Labels o Conductivity Calib. Solutions
  o Coolers & Ice o Laptop Computers & Adapters
  o Sampler Replacement Batteries o Chain-of-Custody & Field Bench Sheets
  o Velocity Meters o Radios
  o First Aid Kits
   
3. Field Chemical Sampling and Physical Parameter Measurement Work
   
A. Get Grab Samples for Ammonia & Chlorides and Get D.O. MeasurementsTwice Per Day.
   
  o Before Leaving Verify that All Ammonia Sample Bottles were Acid Fixed.
  Be sure to Include Conductivity, pH, Temperature, & D.O. Spot Checks Twice
  Per Day.  
  o ISA = 1,265 ft. Above  Park Blvd. (Above Haines Branch)
  o ISB = 539 ft. Above Capitol Parkway (Above Middle Creek)
  o ISC = 706 ft. Above Charleston St.  
  For Dynamic Modeling Work:  
  o IS3 = Immediately Below 27th St.  
   
  o Ice Down All Samples  
  o Fill Out Chain-of-Custody & Field Bench Sheets Before Leaving Sites
   
B. Replace Auto Sampler Carousels & Get Ammonia & Chloride Samples Once Per Day.
  Important Note:  Always Start Sampler on an Even 2-Hour or 4-Hour Increment.
   
  o Before Leaving Verify that All Ammonia Sample Bottles were Acid Fixed
   
  Plant Effluent Sites:  
  o IS2 = Theresa St. Plant Effluent  
  o IS8 = NETP Effluent  
  in situ Sites:  
  o ISD = 575 ft. Above NETP Effluent  
  o ISE = 257 ft. Below NETP Effluent  
  o ISF = Above Stevens Creek & 2,110 ft. Below NETP
  o ISG = Below 84 St. & 5,533 ft. Below NETP  
  o ISH = 399 ft. Below 98th St. & 12,358 ft. Below NETP
  o ISI = 445 Above Waverly Road  
   
  o Replace Sample Preservation Ice  
  o Fill Out Chain-of-Custody & Field Bench Sheets Before Leaving Site.
   
C. Measure Depths & Velocity & Determine Flow Once Per Day at:
   
  o IS3 = Immediately Below 27th St.  
  o ISD = 575 ft. Above NETP Effluent  
  o ISF = Above Stevens Creek & 2,110 ft. Below NETP
  o ISG = Below 84 St. & 5,533 ft. Below NETP  
  o ISI = 445 Above Waverly Road  
   
  o Transfer Copy of Computer Files to File Server  
   
D. HydroLab + D.O. Monitoring/Calibration Work Once Per Day at all Sites Except Those
  Sites in 3.A. Above (the Latter of Which will be Twice Per Day)
  o Check pH, Temperature, Conductivity, and D.O.
  o Fill Out Bench Sheets Before Leaving Site  
  o Transfer Copy of Computer Files to File Server  
   
E. Pesticide Sampling Work 9/24/99, 10/5/99, and 10/20/99 at Following Sites:
   
  o ISC = 706 ft. Above Charleston St.  
  o ISD = 575 ft. Above NETP Effluent  
  o ISI = 445 Above Waverly Road  
   
F. Get Supporting Computer Records Weekly at:  
  o Hourly USGS Flows at:  
  Pioneers, Haines Br., Middle Cr., 27th St., 70th St., Stevens, Greenwood
  o Get Hourly HPCC Precipitation and Temperature Data for:  901 N. 6th, IANR, 82nd & Havelock
  o Transfer Copy of Computer Files to File Server