Wetland Plants Inc. is an official Green Plus Mover business, meaning that it has met economic, environmental, and social standards set by Green Plus. This business has taken concrete steps in these areas and is making progress towards becoming a leader for sustainability in its community. Learn more about Green Plus Certification...
Mission & History
Ellen Colodney was a practicing physician for many years before leaving the field pursue her true love of environmental restoration. In addition to managing the business end of the company Ellen lectures frequently on the application of native wetland plants for ecosystem services.
Services & Products
Coastal Plain Conservation Nursery, Inc. propagates wild-type native wetland and aquatic plants for projects in the Carolinas, southeastern Virginia, and beyond. Unlike most nurseries, we don't just grow our plants for their good looks. We grow them to improve water quality, manage stormwater, stabilize shorelines, and provide habitat for wildlife.
Achieving Green Plus Certification reflects a company’s commitment to improving its profits through economic, social, and environmental practices: the triple bottom line. While all Green Plus Certified and Mover businesses have embraced practices in these three areas to improve its sustainability, some companies go above and beyond by achieving a perfect score in sub-categories of the Green Plus Diagnostic Survey.
These are areas where Wetland Plants Inc. excels:
These are areas where Wetland Plants Inc. excels at implementing environmentally sustainable practices:
These are areas where Wetland Plants Inc. excels at implementing business practices that supports its community and is fair towards its workers:
Human Resources & Employee Effectiveness
These are areas where Wetland Plants Inc. excels at the financial and organizational aspects of business: