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The DOI Office of Communications serves news media representatives across the United States. It can be contacted at (202) 208-6416.

Press Releases

DOI Logo 04/24/14
Secretary Jewell Underscores President’s Commitment to Build Strong, Resilient Tribal Communities at Pacific Northwest Tribal Summit

Secretary Sally Jewell today met with representatives of Pacific Northwest tribes to discuss federal efforts to address the economic, social and climate change challenges facing American Indian and Alaska Native governments

NPS Arrowhead 04/23/14
Interior Designates Four New National Landmarks to Honor Nation’s Unique Cultural Heritage & History

U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and National Park Service Director Jonathan B. Jarvis today marked National Park Week by announcing the designation of four new national historic landmarks

Klamath Hydropower Project 04/18/14
Historic Upper Klamath Basin Agreement Signed Along Banks of Spring Creek

Governor John Kitzhaber, Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell, Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley, Undersecretary of the Department of Commerce Kathryn Sullivan, California Resources Secretary John Laird, Klamath Tribal Chair Don Gentry, and members of

Media Advisories

Secretary Jewell 04/24/14
Department of the Interior, National League of Cities and YMCA of the USA to Announce New Partnership to Connect Young People to the Outdoors

On April 28, Secretary Jewell will join Saint Paul Mayor and President of the League of Cities Chris Coleman, Salt Lake City Mayor and First Vice President of the League of Cities Ralph Becker, and YMCA of the USA President and CEO Neil Nicoll to announce

Secretary Sally Jewell 04/23/14
Secretary Jewell to Join Officials, Stakeholders to Announce Partnership to Connect Seattle Communities, Youth to Lake Sammamish Watershed

On Friday, April 25, Secretary Jewell will join King County Executive Dow Constantine, local mayors and officials, and community conservation groups to announce a new partnership connecting Seattle-area communities and young people to

Secretary Sally Jewell 04/21/14
Secretary Jewell to Offer Keynote Remarks at Tribal Summit in Washington State

On Thursday, April 24, Secretary Jewell will provide keynote remarks at a tribal summit organized by U.S. Representative Derek Kilmer (WA-6) and hosted by the Suquamish Tribe at the Fort Madison Indian Reservation on Bainbridge Island

DOI Videos

ThisWeekApril18_200 04/18/14
This Week at Interior April 18, 2014

National Park Week starts with free admission this weekend to all 401 of America's National Parks; a gathering of all the living Directors of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service; Interior's Posterity exhibit looks at the some vintage art from WPA. More.

Photo Galleries

Deputy Secretary Mike Connor 03/04/14
Secretary Jewell Swears in Deputy Secretary Mike Connor

On March 4, 2014, Secretary Jewell held a swearing-in ceremony for Deputy Secretary Mike Connor

Other News

DOI Logo 03/24/14
March 24th is a Tribal Day of Action for Affordable Care Act Enrollment

This month, Vice President Biden and Health and Human Services Secretary Sebelius spoke directly to tribal leaders and community members on the benefits of the Affordable Care Act for American Indians and Alaska Natives.