MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - The president has named Alabama Conservation Commissioner Gunter Guy Jr. to a task force working on recovery of the Gulf Coast after the BP oil spill.
President Barack Obama said Monday he appointed Guy at Gov. Robert Bentley's recommendation to be Alabama's representative on the Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Task Force.
The task force is to coordinate efforts to implement restoration programs along the Gulf Coast. It will also work federal agencies to enhance economic benefits from ecosystem restoration.
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