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Stories from the FieldNews
September is National Preparedness MonthTUE, SEPTEMBER 2, 2014, 08:56 AM EST
USGS science helps us understand and prepare for natural hazards. Many aspects of life factor into hazard preparedness, from economic decisions to availability of food and water, family safety and health, national security and even vacation plans. Read More (usgs.gov) >
DOI Spotlight on Safety Newsletter for September 2014 Now Available OnlineTUE, SEPTEMBER 2, 2014, 08:37 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 >
Congratulations to the 2014 DOI Multi-Cultural Day Photography Contest Winners!TUE, SEPTEMBER 2, 2014, 08:23 AM EST
As part of DOI Multi-Cultural Day, the Office of Civil Rights and the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement sponsored the always-popular amateur photography contest. Read More >
USFWS Expands Urban Conservation ProgramFRI, AUGUST 29, 2014, 01:01 PM EST
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will partner with communities, corporations and nonprofits to help restore the natural environment and boost opportunities for residents in six cities to connect with nature through the Urban Wildlife Refuge Partnerships. Read More (fws.gov) >
Web Reads: Reclamation's Sheri Harral Featured in C.A.S.T. for Kids NewsletterFRI, AUGUST 29, 2014, 12:55 PM EST
Our very own Sheri Harral was featured in the recent C.A.S.T. for Kids newsletter! She has been a coordinator since the 2000 event at Shasta Lake! Read More (facebook.com) >