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From the DepartmentNews from the Department

DOI poster for Martin Luther King Jr. Day - National Day of Service

All DOI Employees: Martin Luther King Jr. Day Observance

MON, JANUARY 5, 2015, 08:18 AM EST

The Department of the Interior joins the nation in celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day – Jan. 19, 2015 – National Day of Service. On Jan. 14, the BLM is sponsoring an MLK Observance in Washington, D.C., that DOI will be livestreaming. Read More >

Logo for DOI Spotlight on Safety newsletter

DOI Spotlight on Safety Newsletter for January 2015 Now Available Online

FRI, JANUARY 2, 2015, 08:07 AM EST

DOI's latest Spotlight on Safety newsletter is now available online. Brought to you by DOI's Office of Occupational Safety and Health, these newsletters are one of the many ways that DOI is working to ensure the safety of employees and visitors. Read More >

Screenshot from DOI video: This Year at Interior - Organ Mountains Desert Peaks National Monument

All DOI Employees: Top Stories at Interior in 2014

FRI, DECEMBER 19, 2014, 10:59 AM EST

As 2014 comes to a close, this is a perfect time to look back at the year's top stories in This Week at Interior -- from the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act to the designation of several new national monuments. Read More >

From the FieldNews from the Field

Queen Mother Amelia Boynton Robinson with LindseyLunsford DOI/VISTA

DOI/VISTA Celebrates MLK Day with 'Queen Mother of the Civil Rights Movement'

WED, JANUARY 28, 2015, 01:47 PM EST

DOI/VISTA Lindsay Lunsford, serving at the Tuskegee Institute National Historic Site, had the incredible opportunity to meet the "Queen Mother of the Civil Rights Movement," Amelia Boynton Robinson. Read More >

Brent Lawrence, public affairs officer, USFWS.

Web Reads: USFWS: Ducks Unlimited Profiles Public Affairs Officer

WED, JANUARY 28, 2015, 10:33 AM EST

Brent Lawrence, public affairs officer with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's Pacific Region in Portland, Ore., chats with Ducks Unlimited about hunting and more. Read More ( >

Band marching in the Rose Parade

NPS: Everything's Coming up Roses for 2016 Centennial

TUE, JANUARY 27, 2015, 02:22 PM EST

The National Park Service and Tournament of Roses Association are partnering to kick off the NPS' centennial with the 2016 Rose Parade in Pasadena, Calif. The theme for the parade, "Find Your Adventure," is a nod to the upcoming "Find Your Park" campaign. Read More >

Interior Secretary Sally Jewell speaking to BLM officials, oil and gas industry representatives, and others during her visit to the Carlsbad Field Office

BLM: Secretary Jewell, Director Kornze Visit Carlsbad Field Office to Discuss Reducing Methane Emissions on Public Lands

TUE, JANUARY 27, 2015, 09:05 AM EST

Interior Secretary Jewell and BLM Director Kornze visited oil and gas fields in New Mexico and met with industry officials to discuss approaches to reducing wasteful venting, flaring, and leaking of natural gas (methane) from wells on public lands. Read More >

Headquarters and Visitor Center at Upper Mississippi National Wildlife and Fish Refuge – La Crosse District, Wisconsin - one of the projects winning a Federal Energy and Water Management Award

Department of the Interior Wins Three Federal Energy and Water Management Awards

TUE, JANUARY 27, 2015, 08:11 AM EST

The Department of the Interior has won recognition from the Department of Energy for its energy- and water-conservation efforts, earning three 2014 Federal Energy and Water Management Awards. Read More >