The Wildlife Habitat Council recently recognized 25 Lafarge sites around North America as part of the global effort to create and preserve wildlife habitats. Every year, the WHC issues certifications to facilities that have created new habitats and renews certifications for those facilities that continue to maintain their habitats.
preserve, protect and restore the native habitats in and around Lafarge
facilities is one of our top priorities each year,” said Craig Campbell, vice
president, environment and government affairs for Lafarge North America's
Cement Division. “This award recognizes the hard work by our plants and
employees to rebuild native forests expand prairie lands and provide safe
habitats for many species of animals and plants to thrive on and near our
program recognizes outstanding wildlife habitat management and environmental
education efforts at corporate sites, and offers third-party validation of the
benefits of such programs. Certification requirements are strict and require
that sites apply for periodic renewal.
For more information
on the Wildlife Habitat Council's programs visit
Lafarge Sites Recognized By Wildlife Habitat Council
January 6, 2009