The Wildlife Habitat Council's Corporate Wildlife Habitat Certification/International Accreditation Program recognizes commendable wildlife habitat management and environmental education programs at individual sites. In 2010, 281 sites were recognized for creating a Wildlife at Work program, bringing the total of currently recognized wildlife programs to 640, including ITC's corporate headquarters.
Tree Line USA Award
ITC's operating entities ITC Midwest, ITCTransmission and METC® are proud to be recognized as a Tree Line USA utilities, in partnership with The Arbor Day Foundation, who encourages thoughtful practices that help preserve community trees while also serving a utility company's customers. This drawing demonstrates effective planting, placing the right tree in the right place. Trees properly placed can reduce reliability and safety challenges for electric transmission facilities, reduce tree mortality, and result in healthier community forests.