The grant, awarded by the state Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), will assist in eradicating erosion through remediation of waterways by keeping them stronger and well-equipped. The funds come through the DEPâ€™s Bureau of Waterways Engineering and Wetlands.
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Programs whose purpose is to preserve, protect, and where possible, improve the environment. Biodiversity Programs; Ecosystems
Programs that ensure that communities have a clean and healthful environment that is free from air and water pollution, pesticides and other hazardous substances, damaging radiation and excessive levels of noise. Environmental Exposure; Environmental Pollutants; Hazardous Environments; Noise Pollution;
Programs that control the level of hazardous substances that are released into the environment and manage the disposal of hazardous waste materials. Asbestos Removal; Asbestos Testing; Carbon Monoxide Testing; Drinking Water Testing; Environmental Hazards Cleanup; Hazardous Materials Cleanup; Hazardous Materials Control; Hazardous Materials Monitoring; Hazardous Materials Transportation; Hazardous Wastes; Household Hazardous Wastes; Lead Testing; Medical Waste Disposal, Nuclear Wastes Cleanup; Oil Spill Cleanup; Radiation Testing; Radon Testing; Soil Contaminant Testing; Soil Testing; Tap Water Testing
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