Magnolia, Arkansas, United States
Certified through 2022
Wetlands & Water Bodies
About the Program
The Albemarle Corporation's Magnolia plant is located in Magnolia, AR, approximately 150 miles south of Little Rock. The manufacturing plant produces bromine and bromine chemicals on its 150 acre campus. The unique artificial wetlands clean and maintain water quality. The team maintains and monitors the artificial wetlands and surrounding habitat.
Practices and Impacts
- The team completes management activities in and around the marsh habitat, including prescribed burns, sediment management, and wildlife habitat enhancement.
- The team works with local high school students complete management activities and monitoring activities. These include making and deploying artificial fish habitat and surveying for new plant and animal species in the habitat.
- A third party completes annual water quality monitoring for the artificial marsh.
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