Certified

Benton County (Corvallis)

Benton County is situated in the Willamette Valley of Northwestern Oregon. Benton County is bordered to the west by the heavily forested Oregon Coast Range and to the east by the Willamette River. The county includes many notable natural features such as Mary’s Peak (highest peak in Oregon’s Central Coast Range), Alesa Falls, Peavy Arboretum, and other natural features. The largest city is Corvallis and it’s home to Oregon State University.

Type : City or Town
Corvallis, OR 97330
Population: 85928
Certified

Bethlehem

Bethlehem, also sometimes known as the Christmas City, was founded by Moravians on Christmas Eve, 1741. The city lies in the center of the Lehigh Valley and is the sixth largest city in Pennsylvania. It has a rich industrial history and is in a region rich in natural resources. In 2006, Money magazine listed Bethlehem among the top 100 best places to live. Members of the city's Environmental Advisory Council serve on the Community Wildlife Habitat team.

Type : City or Town
Bethlehem, PA 18018
Population: 72500
Registered

Billings

Nestled between the meandering Yellowstone River the rugged sandstone rimrocks, Billings has a combination of unique climatic, cultural, and ecological characteristics. It is the largest city in Montana, but maintains a friendly small-town feel. Known as Montana’s Trailhead, Billings is the regional hub for commerce, shopping, dining, and attractions. For those wishing to escape the bustle of daily life, the breathtaking landscape provides a quiet solitude and numerous recreational opportunities. The rolling plains, breaks, and rough stony buttes covered in open ponderosa pine forests or savanna are critical habitats for native plant and animal species. As a continued commitment to education, protection, and restoration of the land, Billings registered as a Community Wildlife Habitat in October, 2018.

Type : City or Town
Billings, MT 59101
Population: 110323
Certified

Bloomington

The city of Bloomington lies in Monroe County, home to the Hoosier National Forest and the Morgan-Monroe State Forest. The forests are comprised of Mesic hardwoods and all of the lakes are man-made. Bloomington's project is being led by the Center for Sustainable Living, a non-profit group that is concerned with the human ecological footprint. Their goal is to foster a biologically diverse, healthy and sustainable city. For more information visit - www.simplycsl.org.

Type : City or Town
Bloomington, IN 47401
Population: 70000
Registered

Bluewater Bay

Bluewater Bay is an unincorporated residential and golf resort community located between Niceville and Destin in Okaloosa County, Florida, on the north shore of beautiful Choctawhatchee Bay, along Northwest Florida’s “Emerald Coast”. Sandwiched in between the Bay and the massive Eglin Air Force Base Range, which is largely wilderness, Bluewater is teaming with every sort of wildlife imaginable – marine, birds, mammals, reptiles, and on and on. Our community has 70 miles of paved roads, 19 manmade lakes and/or ponds, wildlife sanctuaries, nature trails, private community parks, sports and recreation facilities, greenbelt areas, and 7 miles of biking/hiking trails.

Type : Neighborhood or HOA
Niceville, FL 32578
Population: 9990
Registered

Borough of Island Heights

We are a small town located on the Barnegat Bay, we are known for our characteristic architecture and artistic population, our neighborhood is a big advocate of sustainability and native landscape as well. In 2013 we completed a Bioswale project, in 2015 a Community Garden, 2016 a Pollinator Garden, 2017 Rain Garden for the School and a Native Garden in the Library. In 2017 we got certified as Bronze in the Sustainable Jersey Program.

Type : City or Town
Island Heights, NJ 08732
Population: 1647
Registered

Borough of Red Bank, New Jersey

Situated on the Navesink River in Monmouth County, Red Bank is one of New Jersey’s premier destinations and historic and residential communities with the characteristics of both a “small town” and a small city. Rich in history, with a vibrant downtown, a thriving arts scene, a scenic and convenient maritime location, and a welcoming and committed citizenry, Red Bank delivers a full range of services to the community via a $22+ million municipal budget and $9+ million utilities budgets (Parking, Sewer, and Water).

Type : City or Town
Red Bank, NJ 07701
Population: 12150
Certified

Bowie

Bowie is a wonderful community of approximately 19 square miles in northeastern Prince George's County, Maryland. Home to nearly 60,000 people, Bowie is situated halfway between Annapolis and Washington, DC making it a great location to live and visit! The City and its residents appreciate nature and wildlife. We are happy to provide habitat, food and water for the many birds and butterflies that either call Bowie home or stop at one of our 250+ certified habitats during their migration. Visit us at www.cityofbowie.org/GreenBowie to learn about some of the sustainable activities our volunteers and staff are engaged in.

Type : City or Town
Bowie, MD 20716
Population: 55000
Registered

Braemor

Braemor consists of 50 homes, each on ~2+ acre wooded lots, many properties bordering on the Reedy River and of tertiary streams in Greenville County, SC. The community lends itself naturally to this certification as deer, turkey, migrating birds of all species, feral cats, and other wildlife are plentiful.

Type : Neighborhood or HOA
Greenville, SC 29607
Population: 250
Certified

Briarcliffe Acres

Type : City or Town
Briafcliffe Acres, SC 29572
Population: 500

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