Of the $9.2 million, $5.8 million will be used by the Marine Corps to establish an easement and to support the creation of a habitat for the red-cockaded woodpecker, seen here in a N&O file photo, on more than 12,000 acres.
Of the $9.2 million, $5.8 million will be used by the Marine Corps to establish an easement and to support the creation of a habitat for the red-cockaded woodpecker, seen here in a N&O file photo, on more than 12,000 acres. Robert Willett Robert Willett
Of the $9.2 million, $5.8 million will be used by the Marine Corps to establish an easement and to support the creation of a habitat for the red-cockaded woodpecker, seen here in a N&O file photo, on more than 12,000 acres. Robert Willett Robert Willett

Federal funds will help preserve farms and forests around NC military bases

May 02, 2017 12:38 PM