$498k for brown tree snake control

Oct 18, 2021

The Commonwealth’s Department of Lands and Natural Resources has been awarded $407,950 for the Brown Tree Snake Interdiction Program, the Office of Insular Affairs announced. Grant funds will be used to help pay for prevention and detection programs and fund Fish and Wildlife inspectors who inspect planes, vessels, and cargo at our air and seaports. Funded annually by Congress, the Office of Insular Affairs’ Brown Tree Snake Program received $3.5 million in FY 2021. Congratulations to DLNR.