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Moving Toward a Cleaner, Safer, Healthier Environment

Cleaner Water

Destin Dome

On May 29, 2002, President Bush directed the Secretary of the Interior to buy back leases from oil companies owning oil and gas development rights off Florida's sandy white beaches near Pensacola. The settlement for the Destin Dome Unit, a large natural gas discovery in the Eastern Gulf of Mexico approximately 30 miles south of Pensacola, cost $115 million, and eliminated the possibility of development at that site.



Cleaner Air

Addressing Global Climate Change

Cleaner Water

Cleaner Lands

Healthier Ecosystems

A Cleaner, Healthier World Community

Healthier People

President Bush’s Performance-Based FY 2005 Budget


September 2004