Holland Energy Park

Project Description

Located in Holland, Michigan, the Holland Board of Public Works (HBPW) is home to a gas-fired power plant. The site’s Holland Energy Park program is located on a 26-acre wetland that will eventually connect the Outdoor Discovery Center Macatawa Greenway system to the Windmill Island Gardens. Beginning in March 2015, HBPW began to rehabilitate the wetland with the goal of creating a high-quality natural area for humans and wildlife. The project began with the removal of several homes and businesses from the site to provide a substantial buffer around the wetland, followed by the removal of o...

Project Map

Publicly Accessible: No
County: Ottawa County, MI

Project Sites

  • Site 1 (Not publicly accessible)

Goals and Targets

Targeted Habitats:

No targeted habitats were identified for this project.

Targeted Species:

No targeted species were identified for this project.

Conservation Actions

Action Status Start Year End Year
Other - Aquatic and riparian restoration and management: Wetland In Progress -- --


Is the success of this project's actions being monitored? No/Unknown

Quick Facts

Owning Organization

Wildlife Habitat Council

Managing Organization

Holland Board of Public Works

Contact Information

Certification Department

General Information

Project #: 508382
Last Updated: June 23, 2017

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