WATER POLICY AND ECOSYSTEMS RESTORATION (Program); WATER POLICY AND ECOSYSTEMS RESTORATIONGovernor's Recommendations
2022-23
Current Year Budget
2021-22
Difference
DollarsPositionsDollarsPositionsDollarsPositions
$604,112,91725.00$504,095,19524.00$100,017,7221.00
 

 
Policy Area:  WATER RESOURCES
Issue:            WATER QUALITY IMPROVEMENTS

Justification
Governor's Recommendations 2022-23
The Governor's Budget Recommendation for Fiscal Year 2022-2023 includes General Revenue funding for increased water quality monitoring, support for the Blue Green Algae Task Force and the Office of Environmental Accountability and Transparency (OEAT), and the water quality information portal. Ensures water quality data is more readily available to decision-makers and the public. The Blue Green Algae Task Force will continue to identify solutions to the harmful algal blooms and ensure that those solutions are implemented expeditiously.