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2013-12-09 08:21:53

Tippy Dam Hydro Facility is Runner-Up for National Bat Conservation Award CADILLAC, Mich., Dec. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumers Energy has been recognized for protecting endangered species and other wildlife at its 11 hydro generating facilities on the Au Sable, Manistee and Muskegon rivers. The Wildlife Habitat Council (WHC) awarded the maximum three-year Wildlife at Work recertification to the company for its wildlife enhancement projects. Consumers Energy's Tippy Dam, which serves as the...

2013-11-26 12:23:02

CLERMONT, Fla., Nov. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Employees at Titan America, LLC's Center Sand site received international recognition for their contributions to conservation education at the Wildlife Habitat Council's (WHC) 25(th) Annual Symposium, Celebrating Corporate Conservation, held in Baltimore, MD earlier this month. Titan America, LLC demonstrated its continued commitment to environmental stewardship by achieving Wildlife at Work certification at Center Sand's...

2013-11-25 12:23:07

MEDLEY, Fla., Nov. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Employees at Titan America LLC's Pennsuco Complex received international recognition for their contributions to conservation education at the Wildlife Habitat Council's (WHC) 25(th) Annual Symposium, Celebrating Corporate Conservation, held in Baltimore, MD earlier this month. Titan America, LLC demonstrated its continued commitment to environmental stewardship by achieving Corporate Lands for Learning certification at the...

2013-11-21 16:22:43

BALTIMORE, Nov. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wildlife Habitat Council (WHC) has awarded Wildlife at Work certifications to three ITC Holdings Corp. programs for contributions to wildlife habitat conservation in Michigan and Iowa. ITC received the recognition at WHC's 25(th) Annual Symposium, Celebrating Corporate Conservation, on November 14 in Baltimore. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131121/DE21730LOGO ) Environmental programs established for at least one year are...

2013-11-19 16:21:22

NORFOLK, Va., Nov. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Wildlife Habitat Council has certified six of Titan America, LLC's sites in the United States, including both of its cement operating facilities: Roanoke Cement Company in Troutville, VA and the Pennsuco Cement Complex in Medley, FL. The cement terminal sites honored included Front Royal, VA, Winston-Salem in North Carolina and Richmond, VA. The Center Sand site in Clermont, FL was also certified. All six sites were honored...

2012-11-13 12:23:03

TROUTVILLE, Va., Nov. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Wildlife Habitat Council certified both of Titan America's plants -- Roanoke Cement Company near Roanoke, VA and the Pennsuco Complex in Medley, FL -- for their "Wildlife At Work" programs last week at the Hilton Baltimore in Baltimore, MD. The prestigious distinction was awarded as a result of each plant's demonstrated commitment towards long-term wildlife habitat enhancement efforts. "I commend the wildlife teams at Roanoke...

2011-11-16 07:07:00

BALTIMORE, Nov. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- At its 23rd Annual Symposium, People, Partnerships and Pathways, the Wildlife Habitat Council (WHC) announced that Waste Management (NYSE: WM) is the only company to achieve greater than 100 WHC certifications. WHC presented the company with nine new certifications for Wildlife at Work(SM) programs (WaW), 35 WaW re-certifications, one new certification for Corporate Lands for Learning(SM) programs (CLL) and seven CLL re-certifications. This brings...

2010-11-12 08:00:00

BALTIMORE, Nov. 12, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Waste Management (NYSE: WM) announced that it has surpassed its environmental sustainability goal by certifying 103 wildlife habitat programs and preserving close to 26,000 acres of land as protected wildlife habitat. Certified by the Wildlife Habitat Council (WHC), the protected areas provide homes and breeding grounds for birds, fish, mammals, reptiles, amphibians and plant species, many of them protected or endangered. (Logo:...

2010-10-01 09:48:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif. Oct. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Vulcan Materials Company, Western Division announced today that the wildlife habitat at its Sacramento Aggregate Plant in Sacramento, California, has received official recertification from the Wildlife Habitat Council (WHC). (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090710/CL44887LOGO ) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090710/CL44887LOGO ) Vulcan's Sacramento Aggregate Plant is one of 41 Vulcan sites with WHC-certified...

2010-02-03 08:15:00

ST. LOUIS, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Encountering an alligator or black bear on work property may be unusual, but employees at several Anheuser-Busch locations find such animal encounters completely normal. In fact, many look forward to seeing their wild neighbors when enjoying the wildlife sanctuaries Anheuser-Busch developed to promote conservation to employees and residents in the surrounding communities. Anheuser-Busch's efforts to conserve the lands around its facilities have once...