Local News
8:48 am
Fri October 25, 2013

Nearly $20 Million More for Restoration at Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge

Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge

Another $19.8 million will be coming to the Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge for restoration in the wake of the storm-damage done to the beach and marsh south of Fowler Beach Road.

That’s in addition to $20 million set aside for beach and dune restoration after the refuge shore line was breached during Hurricane Sandy.

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8:59 am
Mon July 15, 2013

New Agreement in October to Clean Up Chesapeake Bay

Credit Angela Byrd

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - States in the Chesapeake Bay watershed are working to have a new cleanup agreement ready by October.

The Capital reports a new agreement is in the works with clearer goals and greater flexibility and transparency.

It would be the fourth Chesapeake Bay Watershed Agreement in 30 years intended to spur improvements. The last agreement was signed in 2000.

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