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Interior Department Releases Revised Rule to Ensure Long-term Monitoring and Protection of Eagles While Facilitating Renewable Energy Development
The Department of the Interior today announced changes to regulations enabling the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to better monitor and address the long-term impacts of renewable energy projects and other activities on federally-protected eagles.
Secretary Jewell Praises Major Milestone in Gulf Coast Recovery and Restoration During Visit to Louisiana
In a visit to the Gulf region today, Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell helped announce the third and largest phase of early restoration projects proposed by the Deepwater Horizon oil spill Natural Resource Trustees.
Interior Department Releases Updated Strategic Sustainability Plan
As part of President Obama’s Climate Action Plan to cut carbon pollution and lead in clean energy, the Department of the Interior today released its 2013 Strategic Sustainability Performance Plan.
FRIDAY: Secretary Jewell to Announce Major Milestone for Early Restoration Projects in Louisiana
Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell will be in New Orleans on Friday to announce another milestone toward the restoration of the Gulf coast region following the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
Secretary Jewell in Oklahoma on Monday for Signing Ceremony with Citizen Potawatomi Nation to Advance Self-Governance, Spur Economic Development
On Monday, November 25, Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs Kevin Washburn will visit Oklahoma to participate in a signing ceremony with Chairman John Barrett of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation
Secretary Jewell to Tour Cape Romain National Wildlife Refuge, Highlight Landscape-Level Efforts to Conserve Longleaf Pine Ecosystem
On Wednesday, November 20, Secretary Sally Jewell will visit Cape Romain National Wildlife Refuge to tour a proposed project to conserve nearly 4,000 acres of longleaf pine ecosystem in the South Carolina Longleaf Legacy / Santee River Basin.
Secretary Jewell's Thanksgiving Day Message to Interior Employees
Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell thanks Interior Department employees for all their hard work in 2013, and sends her best wishes for a happy Thanksgiving holiday.
Secretary Jewell visits Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge
Jewell visited the Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge to release a new national report on the economic contributions of the nation’s 561 national wildlife refuges to local economies.
2013 White House Tribal Nations Conference: Promoting Prosperous, Resilient Tribal Nations
Yesterday I had the tremendous honor of welcoming leaders invited from all 566 federally recognized tribes to the 2013 White House Tribal Nations Conference.