United States Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley made the announcement on Monday. The money is a part of the Secure Rural Schools Program, which uses the funds for local education, law enforcement, and roads.
Jackson, Josephine, Klamath, Douglas, Coos, and Curry Counties will all receive a slice of the pie.
The funds add to the $35.5 million in Secure Rural Schools funds distributed by the Bureau of Land Management announced earlier this month.
The following is a full breakdown of how much money each county will be receiving from the U.S. Forest Service:
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