North Stockton I-5 Corridor Improvement Project

San Joaquin Council Of Governments (SJCOG)

North Stockton I-5 Corridor Improvement Project

  • Project area: Several Under Crossings and Bridges.
  • Regulatory agencies: CEQA regulations enforced by CDFG and USFWS.
  • Incidents: One incident of Agency interaction with USFWS was fielded and satisfied by WCT Inc.

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Problem: Findings of Cliff Swallows and White Throated Swifts noted by the Environmental Consultant assigned this project proved that their should be a remedy in place prior to active nesting season for these Migratory Bird Treaty Act protected birds to be displaced from the work area during construction so that successful nesting habitat elsewhere would be sourced.
Solution: Varied approaches for different areas of this project were utilized that included, netting, slick substrate applications, exclusion installations for cavity nesting in weep holes, pillar modifications for under bridge areas.
Result: Client project moves forward in compliance and without any delays because of the installed measures.