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Curbelo Reintroduces FILET Act to Combat Lionfish

Posted: Friday, February 17, 2017 12:15 am | Updated: 10:38 am, Fri Feb 17, 2017.

Washington, D.C. –

  Florida Congressmen Carlos Curbelo (R), and Alcee Hastings (D) reintroduced their bipartisan "Finding Innovative Lionfish Elimination Technologies (FILET) Act of 2017," legislation that would award competitive grants to universities and nonprofit research organizations focused on eliminating this invasive species.

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