20,000 jobs in 90 days for a billion dollars doing what has needed to be done for decades-
A proposal from Defenders of Wildlife.
* $443 million for removing non-native, invasive species and restoring native habitat: 5,644 jobs
* $243 million for dramatically improving the energy efficiency of existing facilities: 5,103 jobs
* $201 million for new “green” construction of visitor centers, environmental education and equipment storage facilities: 5,025 jobs
* $60 million for increasing renewable energy capacity, such as tapping solar, wind and geothermal energy to power refuge facilities: 1,260 jobs