Secretary Salazar Issues Statement on Meeting with Florida Governor Scott



11/14/2011

Contact: Adam Fetcher (202) 208-6416

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar issued the following statement on his meeting with Florida Governor Rick Scott that took place earlier today in Miami:

"In Florida today, I met with Governor Scott to continue our dialogue on the restoration efforts in the Everglades. Over the last three years, the United States has invested upwards of $600 million towards Everglades restoration. We are hopeful that we can continue to build upon this progress."

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