Federal government to spend $30 million this year on forest restoration projects in 12 states

  • by: MATT VOLZ , Associated Press
  • Updated: February 6, 2014 - 4:25 PM

HELENA, Mont. — The U.S. Department of Agriculture said Thursday it will spend $30 million this year on forest restoration projects in 12 states to reduce the threat of wildfires, protect water quality and improve wildlife habitat for at-risk species.

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