Wal-Mart Store

Galt, California

Foothill Associates prepared a biological resources assessment, wetland delineation, and jurisdictional determination on the 11-acre proposed Wal-Mart store site in Galt, California. Biologists conducted a field survey and prepared a draft biological resources assessment identifying biological resources and potential biological constraints, and provided recommendations for further required studies or permitting. Biologist also conducted a field wetland delineation and prepared a wetland delineation package including a GIS watershed analysis exhibit, jurisdictional determination exhibit, and accompanying wetland delineation report. The submittal package provided information required to comply with Rapanos guidelines including watershed level and project level analysis to determine connectivity to traditional navigable waters and need for significant nexus analysis.