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Texas Considers 'Tax' On Coastal Restoration Projects

Dave Fehling

Submerged land used for oil & gas well in Galveston Bay
Millions of dollars may be headed to Texas to make amends for damage caused along the coast by the 2010 BP oil spill in the Gulf. But now, a Texas state agency says it may try to charge fees when money is used to restore the delicate wetlands and other habitats. That has some people upset.

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Dave Fehling

Energy & Environment Reporter for StateImpact

Dave Fehling is KUHF's Energy and Environment Reporter. His reporting is a part of StateImpact, a collaboration with KUT in Austin and NPR...