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'Dead zone' task force states getting $840,000 from EPA

Jun. 23, 2020 11:31 AM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The federal government is giving $840,000 to 12 states in a task force seeking ways to reduce the size of the low-oxygen “dead zone” that forms every year off Louisiana's coast. The allocation, announced in an Environmental Protection Agency release Monday, adds to $1.2...