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Huntsman showcases its wetlands during Earth Day celebration

In recognition of Earth Day, Huntsman Corporation hosted an environment and sustainability showcase Thursday, April 20 at its Environmental Education Center in Port Neches. The topic of discussion was the company’s 1,100 acres of man-made wetlands created to recycle the plant’s process wastewater into water that can be used as a habitat for area wildlife.

Port Arthur CVB promoting spring travel for boaters, birders and anglers

Colorful migrating birds are visiting Port Arthur for spring migration and a FeatherFest field trip of birders spotted them and year-round shore birds at Sabine Woods, Sea Rim State Park and McFaddin National Wildlife Refuge. The Port Arthur Convention & Visitors Bureau sponsored the April 10 field trip.