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EPA Awards $50,000 to the Cherokee Nation
Release Date: 05/29/2008
Contact Information: Dave Bary or Tressa Tillman at 214-665-2200 or email@example.com
(Dallas, Texas – May 29, 2008) The Environmental Protection Agency has awarded $50,000 to the Cherokee Nation. The tribe will use the funds to collect water samples and perform a baseline pesticides assessment of Saline Creek. The tribe’s goal is to determine the levels of pesticides, if any, in the stream.
Additional information on EPA grants: https://www.epa.gov/region6/gandf/index.htm
More about activities in EPA Region 6: https://www.epa.gov/region6
EPA audio file is available at https://www.epa.gov/region6/6xa/audio.htm#audio052908_cherokeenation