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One of the many wetland areas in Oregon and Washington
One of the many wetland areas in Oregon and Washington
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Migratory Bird Conservation Commission Approves $61 Million to Conserve Wetlands


The Migratory Bird Conservation Commission today approved $54.7 million in grants through the North American Wetlands Conservation Act to conserve 200,069 acres of wetlands and protect migratory bird populations in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. The remaining funds, derived mainly from Federal Duck Stamp revenue, will be used to add 5,072 acres on five national wildlife refuges.

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Published on: Friday, March 28, 2014


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