The U.S. Department of the Interior employs about 70,000 people in approximately 2,400 locations with offices across the United States, Puerto Rico, U.S. Territories, and Freely Associated States.
At Interior our employees take pride in knowing that the work they do every day is of real significance – from managing our nation’s natural resources and cultural heritage to honoring responsibilities to strengthen tribal nations and advocate for America’s island communities. We rely on their expertise and commitment to better serve the public and to help achieve our organizational goals and objectives.
In our continuing effort to better serve America, we continue to broaden the diversity of our department’s workforce. We are committed to identifying, hiring and retaining the best qualified individuals, wherever they are and whatever their background, so we reflect the diversity of the communities in which we operate.
Stories from the FieldNews
USGS Science Feature: Earth Week – A Tribut(ary) to WaterTHU, APRIL 24, 2014, 12:38 PM EST
Water is key to life on Earth. While the United States and over 190 other countries across the world celebrate Earth Day, USGS will be celebrating “Earth Week” with a special tribute to water science. Read More >
Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Sign Historic MOU to Engage Urban Youth in Outdoor Recreation and STEM EducationTHU, APRIL 24, 2014, 08:30 AM EST
USFWS and leading African-American fraternity Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc. have established a partnership to provide new opportunities for urban youth to experience the natural world and promote interest in conservation and the biological sciences. Read More >
BLM Introduces Three Vintage Posters for Earth DayWED, APRIL 23, 2014, 01:45 PM EST
In celebration of Earth Day 2014, the Bureau of Land Management is introducing three vintage posters and postcards depicting some of the spectacular landscapes of our National Conservation Lands. Read More >
BSEE Director's Blog: Ensuring Safe, Environmentally Responsible Offshore DevelopmentWED, APRIL 23, 2014, 01:17 PM EST
It's been four years since the Deepwater Horizon explosion and resulting oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. In the years since, we have seen the most aggressive and comprehensive reforms to offshore oil and gas regulation/oversight in our nation's history. Read More >
NPS-Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site: Tuskegee Airmen Honored with New StampWED, APRIL 23, 2014, 10:51 AM EST
The 15th stamp in the U.S. Postal Service’s Distinguished American Series, which honors pioneering African American aviator C. Alfred “Chief” Anderson, was dedicated at a ceremony at Hangar 2 on Moton Field at Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site. Read More >