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White Sulphur Springs Mussel Recovery

1 recipient will receive $345,000. This is a continuing earmark.
Year Enacted: 2005
Description: Recovery of endangered mussels at White Sulphur Springs National Fish Hatchery will be assisted with this funding provided for propagation technology and production of mussels (NFH operations). Freshwater mussels have undergone tremendous declines in recent decades due to habitat destruction, poor water quality, and competition from exotic species. Approximately half of the funding for the White Sulphur Springs Hatchery is currently provided by this earmark.
Beneficiary/Recipient Amount ($K) Program Type Address
White Sulphur Springs National Fish Hatchery (929003309) $345 Endangered Species Recovery 1113 Federal
400 East Main Street
White Sulphur Springs, WV
Source: Appropriations Report Language - Senate Full Committee
Reference: S. Rept. 108-341
Method: User entered excerpt
Citation Excerpt: $350,000 for freshwater mussel recovery at White Sulphur Springs NFH,

Citation Comment: Amount was reduced by congressional across-the-board recissions.

Last Modified: 16-Apr-2007

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