Oregon Snares More Federal Money For Salmon Recovery
Oregon has been spending millions of dollars to make life easier for salmon, and there's more spending on the way. The state just announced $15 Million on the way from the Pacific Coast Salmon Recovery Fund.
The federal money from the fund gets a state match, with grants distributed by the Oregon Watershed Enhancement Board. We get an overview of the more than half-Billion dollars spent over the last two decades, and a look ahead to the kinds of projects likely to receive grants in this latest round.