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Secretary Sally Jewell

DOI Employees: National Police Week

WED, MAY 13, 2015, 11:41 AM EST

National Police Week is May 10 through May 16, 2015. I am proud to recognize the Department of the Interior’s 4,000 permanent and seasonal law enforcement officers and to pay tribute to those who lost their lives in the line of duty. Read More >

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All DOI Employees: National Police Week - Law Enforcement Officer Memorial Ceremony, May 13, 2015

WED, MAY 13, 2015, 08:37 AM EST

The Department of the Interior encourages D.C. area employees to attend a law enforcement officer memorial ceremony that DOI is hosting at DAR Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C., on May 13 at 1 p.m. DOI will also livestream the ceremony. Read More >

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All DOI Employees: Federal Bike Challenge - May 2015

THU, MAY 7, 2015, 08:30 AM EST

May is National Bike Month, and the Department of the Interior is again joining communities and organizations across the nation to support bicycling as a way to commute to and from work. Find out how you can join the challenge here. Read More >

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DOI Spotlight on Safety Newsletter for May 2015 Now Available Online

THU, MAY 7, 2015, 08:19 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 >

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U.S. Park Police Seeking Youth Applicants for Explorer Post Program

WED, MAY 6, 2015, 10:24 AM EST

Employees, if you know youth ages 14-21 interested in learning about national parks, protection of resources with basic law enforcement skills and community involvement, email the U.S. Park Police Explorer Post #1791 Program: Read More ( >

From the FieldNews from the Field

BOEM science exhibit at STEM event

Web Reads: BOEM Hosting Exhibit, Workshop at National Science Teachers' STEM Forum

FRI, MAY 22, 2015, 09:07 AM EST

BOEM representatives are in Minneapolis this week exhibiting at the National Science Teachers Association's STEM Forum and cohosting a teacher's workshop titled "Diving for Science: Enhancing STEM with Real-World Underwater Archaeology." Read More ( >

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IBC Orientation Program Equips New Employees for Job Success

FRI, MAY 22, 2015, 07:51 AM EST

The Interior Business Center’s New Employee Orientation Program serves as the compass for employees who are navigating the waters of transition into the Department of the Interior from other DOI bureaus or outside the department. Read More ( >

Image from NPS Vietnam Veterans Memorial website: closeup of the wall of names and two white roses.

NPS: Visit a Site of Remembrance This Memorial Day Weekend

THU, MAY 21, 2015, 10:29 AM EST

The National Park Service invites you to honor the sacrifices of our nation's veterans by visiting a site of remembrance during this Memorial Day weekend or any time of the year. Read More ( >

BLM photo: Director Linda Lance (center) standing with two award winning employees from the BLM Montana/Dakotas Field Office: Justin Hanley and Wendy Warren; Washington Monument in background.

BLM Recognizes Employees at Awards Ceremony

THU, MAY 21, 2015, 09:16 AM EST

Bureau of Land Management Deputy Director Linda Lance on May 7 presented awards to BLM employees for their exceptional service to the nation as public servants. Read More ( >

Federal wildlife officer Matt Belew

USFWS: Federal Wildlife Officer Acts Quickly to Save Boy Scouts

TUE, MAY 19, 2015, 09:55 AM EST

As a severe storm was approaching, federal wildlife officer Matt Belew evacuated all 65 Boy Scouts and their leaders camping at Wichita Mountains National Wildlife Refuge in Oklahoma. About 30 minutes later, a tornado ripped across the refuge. Read More ( >