Government

$6.8 million from the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law to advance wildfire resilience in Oregon

WASHINGTON — Today the Department of the Interior announced that it has invested over $6.8 million in fiscal year 2022 funding from President Biden’s Bipartisan Infrastructure Law to advance wildfire resilience work and support fuels management projects in Oregon on 49,039 acres of land across the state. This is part of $103 million allocated by the Department earlier this year to reduce wildfire risk, mitigate impacts and rehabilitate burned areas. The additional . . .

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