Preliminary through Completion/Compliance for Wetland Permitting

The Meadows Single Family Housing Development, Ferndale, WA

Approximate 69 acre project site located at 2717 Thornton Road Ferndale, WA with 25 wetlands

Wetland Creation Before Install March 2014
Wetland Creation During Install April 2016

Ecology WQC & Corps NWP

Impacts

  • 57,694 square feet (1.32 acres) Category IV wetland fill
  • 35,089 square feet (0.81 acre) Category IV wetland “paper fill”
  • 20,024 square feet (0.46 acre) upland buffer impact

Mitigation

  • 75,394 square feet (1.73 acres) wetland creation
  • 150,758 square feet (3.46 acres) wetland enhancement
  • 480,058 square feet (11.02 acres) upland buffer enhancement
Wetland Creation Year 0 Monitoring June 2018
Wetland Creation Year 0 Monitoring October 2019