Point Mugu Naval Air Station

Point Mugu Naval Air Station

Ventura County, CA.

  • Project area: Flightline Adjacent Tidal Influenced Waterways
  • Regulatory agencies: CEQA regulations enforced by CDFG and USFWS
  • Incidents: None

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Problem: Water fowl and other flocking birds attracted to the waterways on the base causing issues with approaching and departing flights and the risk of bird air strike on these aircraft.
Solution: Wrote complete recommendation for remediation of these issues and quantified the proposed methodology results. Advised on procedures and timeline for installation of covered waterways with access points where needed along with vegetation control for clear anchoring for cable grid system to support netting.
Result: Pending for Funding