Funding for wetlands, refuges announced
Interior Secretary Gale Norton today announced that the Migratory Bird Conservation Commission approved nearly $18 million for habitat conservation in the United States and Canada to benefit migratory birds. At the same time, the Commission also approved the acquisition of more than 600 acres of important migratory bird habitat to be added to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's National Wildlife Refuge System.
The approved funds will be used to provide grants to states and other
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