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Bob Ferguson

AGO 1954 NO. 342 > Nov 12 1954

A soil conservation district duly established under said chapter is a "local organization" within the meaning of the Federal "Watershed Protection and Flood Prevention Act" and is authorized to carry out the state's responsibilities under said act.  The State Soil Conservation Committee is not a "local organization" within the meaning of the "Watershed Protection and Flood Prevention Act."