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Remediation Projects in Milwaukee Estuary Area of Concern

This award will allow Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (WDNR) to fund the following activities within the Milwaukee Area of Concern (AOC): 1) the establishment of baseline fish and wildlife populations; 2) the identification of unrecognized sources of fecal contamination; and 3) the expansion and improvement of grassland habitat. The award will also allow WDNR to partner with the U.S. Geological Survey to analyze the populations of ecologically-significant bottom-dwelling and microscopic organisms at Wisconsin’s four Lake Michigan AOCs and six non-AOC sites.

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