The following report on the Aeration Facility Project is for your information.  This report will be transmitted whenever changes occur to the operation of the aeration facility, and as a result of data monitoring of dissolved oxygen in the Stockton Deep Water Ship Channel.


Aeration Facility Weekly Update for June 20, 2008

With dissolved oxygen (DO) levels beginning to drop below 5.0 mg/l last weekend, the Aeration Facility was turned on Monday, June 16, 2008 at about 10:45 a.m to begin the first of several planned on/off pulse tests. The system was operated at full capacity with oxygenated water with a DO level in the upper 30 mg/l range. Water was discharged into the Stockton Deep Water Ship Channel for four full days ending Friday, June 20, 2008 at about 10:45 a.m. The system will be off for the weekend and will likely be turned back on Monday, June 23, 2008 at 9:00 a.m.