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Voters OK $7.3 Billion in Land Conservation Ballot Measures

Article: Voters OK $7.3 Billion in Land Conservation Ballot Measures

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota, November 5, 2008 (ENS) – Voters approved dozens of land conservation ballot measures on Tuesday, demonstrating substantial support for open space choices despite the current economic and fiscal crisis, according to The Trust for Public Land, a national land conservation organization. Voters backed 62 of the 87 conservation finance measures on ballots across…