Berrien County http://wmuk.org en Berrien, Barry Counties Receive Funds for Habitats http://wmuk.org/post/berrien-barry-counties-receive-funds-habitats <p></p><p>Aquatic wildlife projects in Barry and Berrien Counties are getting a boost from the state Department of Natural Resources.</p><p>The DNR has awarded $200,000 to the City of Niles to remove a dam at Pucker Street on the Dowagiac River. It will also give just under $100,000 to the Barry Conservation District for creek habitat restoration.</p><p>The DNR says it received 58 applications for a total of a million dollars for aquatic habitat projects; it’s ended up splitting the money between eight of them.</p> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 21:28:45 +0000 Sehvilla Mann 13740 at http://wmuk.org Berrien, Barry Counties Receive Funds for Habitats