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Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge set to receive $20 million in funding

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PRIME HOOK, Del. – Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge in Delaware is among the 45 storm-protection projects being funded by the government.

U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell announced Thursday that $162 million in funding will be allocated to projects from North Carolina to New England.

Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge will receive $20 million of the funding.

The projects that will get funding are part of the recommendations of a presidential task force to help develop a strategy for rebuilding areas that were affected by Sandy.

For more information on Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge, visit their website at http://www.fws.gov/northeast/primehook/index.html

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