Virginia Dept. Wildlife Resources - Hog Island Marsh Cam Project

Surry, Virginia

Infrared
Off-Grid Power
Wireless Network
Remote

Wireless Network Link Over Water

Virginia Dept. Wildlife Resources - Hog Island Marsh Cam Project

Internet access Is brought to the off-grid live cam installation site with a challenging 3.9 mile wireless network link over water with trees encroaching on the fresnel zone.

Rohn Tower & Solar Pole Mount Pre-Installed

Virginia Dept. Wildlife Resources - Hog Island Marsh Cam Project

A 20 foot Rohn 45 freestanding tower and 6" diameter 6 foot tall pole was pre-installed prior to HDOnTap arriving to do the installation.

Wireless Link Between Trees

Virginia Dept. Wildlife Resources - Hog Island Marsh Cam Project

Trees were removed to create line of site for the wirless link to HRSD on the North East side of the James River.

Wireless Link Over Trees & Water

Virginia Dept. Wildlife Resources - Hog Island Marsh Cam Project

The wireless link target over water to the Virginia Dept. Wildlife Resources Hog Island Wildlife Managment Area.

Trees Removed In Two Locations

Virginia Dept. Wildlife Resources - Hog Island Marsh Cam Project

Trees were removed in two locations to create line of site for the challenging wireless link.

Wireless Antenna & Radio at the Internet Site

Virginia Dept. Wildlife Resources - Hog Island Marsh Cam Project

Mounted to a Galvanized Pole on top of HRSD's building, both an ethernet and fiber network links the radio back to the router in a different building.

Wireless Antenna & Radio

Virginia Dept. Wildlife Resources - Hog Island Marsh Cam Project

Virginia Dept. Wildlife Resources - Hog Island Marsh Cam Project

Virginia Dept. Wildlife Resources - Hog Island Marsh Cam Project

325 Watt Solar PV Module

Virginia Dept. Wildlife Resources - Hog Island Marsh Cam Project

325 Watt Solar PV Module Secured to the Pole with a Side of Pole Aluminum Mount

416 Amp Hour 12VDC Battery Bank

Virginia Dept. Wildlife Resources - Hog Island Marsh Cam Project

The 416 Amp Hour 12VDC battery bank is wired in series and parallel to create a 24VDC

Virginia Dept. Wildlife Resources - Hog Island Marsh Cam Project

Virginia Dept. Wildlife Resources - Hog Island Marsh Cam Project

Virginia Dept. Wildlife Resources - Hog Island Marsh Cam Project

Virginia Dept. Wildlife Resources - Hog Island Marsh Cam Project

Virginia Dept. Wildlife Resources - Hog Island Marsh Cam Project

Virginia Dept. Wildlife Resources - Hog Island Marsh Cam Project

Virginia Dept. Wildlife Resources - Hog Island Marsh Cam Project

Virginia Dept. Wildlife Resources - Hog Island Marsh Cam Project

Virginia Dept. Wildlife Resources - Hog Island Marsh Cam Project