Fresno Yosemite International Airport

Fresno Yosemite International Airport

Fresno, CA

  • Project area: Flightline and Runway Areas
  • Regulatory agencies: FAA and CEQA regulations enforced by CDFG and USFWS.
  • Incidents: None
Problem: Birds of all types including geese, pigeons, starlings and swallows with the potential for bird air strike because of the birds’ presence were the issue.
Solution: Multiple areas addressed with several unique approaches to each species. Methods include pyrotechnic hazing, netting installations, reduction of surface rodents and other exclusion techniques.
Result: Client areas secured in an ongoing effort on contract with WCT Inc. for the dispersal and clearing of airfield for safe flights to and from this airport.