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Secretary Sally Jewell stands with a youth volunteer.

Media Advisory: Secretary Jewell, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel to Make Major Youth Initiative Announcement

TUE, JULY 28, 2015, 10:00 AM EST

CHICAGO – On Tuesday, July 28, U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell will join Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel for a major announcement related to the Interior Department’s leadership of First Lady Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move! Outside initiative. Read More >


Wind turbines stand in the ocean and create wakes

Secretary Jewell, Director Hopper Laud Construction of Nation’s First Offshore Wind Farm

MON, JULY 27, 2015, 10:00 AM EST

As part of President Obama’s Climate Action Plan to create American jobs and develop clean energy sources, U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell today celebrated a milestone for America’s first commercial scale offshore wind farm. Read More >


Secretary Jewell speaks at a podium during the Ivory Crush in New York

Amid Poaching Crisis, President Obama Announces Proposal to Tighten Controls on Domestic Ivory Trade

SAT, JULY 25, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

President Obama today announced that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is proposing new regulations that would prohibit most interstate commerce in African elephant ivory and further restrict commercial exports. Read More >


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This Week at Interior July 24, 2015

FRI, JULY 24, 2015, 02:47 PM EST

A new USGS study takes a look at storm damage in New York in the wake of Hurricane Sandy; it's the highest point in North America, but how high is it? A grant to help transform Grand Canyon National Park's Desert View into a tribal heritage center; more. Watch Video >


Wind turbines stand in the ocean.

Media Advisory: Secretary Jewell to Celebrate Construction of Nation’s First Offshore Wind Farm

FRI, JULY 24, 2015, 08:40 AM EST

On Monday, July 27, U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Director Abigail Ross Hopper will celebrate an historic milestone to mark the start of construction for the nation’s first commercial offshore wind farm. Read More >