Senator Russ Feingold released information today on stimulus funds to benefit wildlife projects in Wisconsin. The Senator's office today released a statement indicating that Wisconsin will receive more than $7.8 million in stimulus funds for wildlife restoration. A variety of projects are listed in the announcement including "$839,000 for habitat restoration projects along the Kickapoo River, Bad River, Troutmere Creek, Lake Superior and Lake Michigan". Visit Senator Feingold's web site for details. The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act will also invest in wildlife refuges and hatcheries, improve facilities, promote conservation, and create jobs.
Nice to see one of the Buddha's favorite locations (Kickapoo Valley) getting some more attention.
PS - Opener is near - watch out for the "red coffee can" crowd