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Reclaimation Announces $40 Million in Economic Relief Projects for Drought-Stricken California

Reclaimation Announces $40 Million in Economic Relief Projects for Drought-Stricken California 07/30/2009
The Department of the Interior's Bureau of Reclamation has identified drought-relief projects in California that will share in $40 million under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA). The projects will primarily help to preserve permanent crops and associated jobs in an area that is experiencing a prolonged drought, economic hardship and some of the highest unemployment rates in the United States. Deputy Secretary of the Interior David Hayes is leading federal efforts in California and speaks in this Podcast about California’s water crisis.

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