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BP oil spill fund: $103M to projects in 3 Gulf states

1 month ago   |   By My Sanantonio

Alabama, Florida and Mississippi are receiving more than $103 million in BP oil spill settlement money for new and continued coastal projects.
“These projects, combined with existing investments, continue to advance our goal of protecting and restoring species and habitats impacted by the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill,” Jeff Trandahl, executive director and CEO of the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, said Thursday.
The 11 new projects and two extensions from the foundation's Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund bring its total allocations across the five Gulf states to $1.6 billion, a...
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