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USEPA awards $3M to Guam for environmental protection

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The U.S. Environmental Protection agency awards Guam EPA $3 million for environmental protection. Acting EPA Pacific Southwest Regional Administrator Alexis Strauss says the funding will directly benefit island residents and resources. The money will be used for several Guam EPA programs including reducing pollution from storm water runoff into the Ugum Watershed, protecting the Northern Guam Lens, monitoring the island’s beaches for contamination, and managing Guam EPA’s emergency response, hazardous waste and clean air programs to name a few.

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