U.S. directs $150 million in forest, drought aid to California

The Agriculture Department announced $150 million to revitalize forests in Northern California and for drought relief for farmers and rural communities. The bulk of the money, $120 million, would go toward improving forest health and water quality and quantity in the Sierra-Cascade California Headwaters region. An additional $210 million would come from the Interior Department, the state,… » Read More

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