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Council Approves Funded Priorities List 3a

On February 12, 2020, the Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council (Council) voted to approve the Funded Priorities List 3a. Specifically, in FPL 3a the Council identified the River Reintroduction into Maurepas Swamp as a priority for potential future funding, and budgeted $130,000,000 in implementation funds for this project. In addition, the Council approved $26,880,000 in planning and implementation funds for the Perdido River Land Conservation and Habitat Enhancements project. The Council also identified a separate implementation component of this project as a priority for potential future funding, and budgeted $1,120,000 for this additional implementation component. 
 
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Keala J. Hughes
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