Think of it as a sort of environmental auto-body shop.
Each year that the legislatively enacted Arizona Water Protection Fund has had money to spend, it has taken on the task of helping fix habitat with a lot of dings on their bumpers. So to speak.
“It’s nice to see that they come to fruition,” said executive director Stephanie Smallhouse of the projects the Water Protection Fund helps finance. “If somebody has a problem and they have the solution and just need the funding, it’s nice to be able to provide that.”