Project Description


Wildlife Hazard Assessment – Allegheny County Airport
Pittsburgh, PA

The purpose of the Wildlife Hazard Assessment (WHA) and Wildlife Hazard Management Plan (WHMP) project at the Allegheny County Airport was to assess the species, distribution, and movement patterns of wildlife utilizing the airport facility that could create a hazard to airport operations. This data allowed the immediate development of recommendations to reduce wildlife hazards and serve as a basis for the development of the WHMP.

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  • Bird survey time counts
  • Small mammal surveys
  • Land use surveys