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EPA Provides $6.8 Million to Communities in New Jersey, New York and Puerto Rico to Support Assessments, Cleanups and Revitalization of Contaminated Properties.
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EPA Announces More Than a Half Billion Dollars in Post-Sandy Funding for New Jersey and New York to Help Alleviate Impacts of Future Storms.
EPA Provides Over $500,000 to New Jersey to Protect Shorelines in Camden and the Barnegat Bay Watershed
EPA has awarded $523,000 to the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection for the creation of shorelines in Camden, New Jersey and the Barnegat Bay watershed that are made of plants, sand and some rock rather than hard structures such as bulkheads. These types of shorelines create habitats for fish and wildlife, improve water quality and protect shorelines from storm surges and rising seas. More
Hurricane Sandy Response
The EPA continues to assist FEMA in the protection of public health and the environment in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. On November 3, EPA launched its Hurricane Sandy Response and Recovery Web site at www.epa.gov/sandy. This Web site is updated daily on the cleanup operations throughout New York and New Jersey, including information on assessments of facilities and water bodies, sampling results, resources for residents and businesses, and more. Please consult it for updates on the EPA response and share it with your colleagues and friends.
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