According to the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), a Nashville man who pleaded guilty to filling wetlands on a farm has been sentenced to six months in prison and a fine of $300,000 in addition to a payment of more than $11,000 to a wetlands restoration fund. DOJ accused defendant of placing oil-contaminated soil in wetlands on a Jones County, North Carolina, farm. The defendant allegedly excavated the soil under an environmental remediation contract at a North Carolina Marine Corps air station. See DOJ News Release, April 10, 2013.