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The U.S. Department of the Interior protects America’s natural resources and heritage, honors our cultures and tribal communities, and supplies the energy to power our future.


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Media Advisory: Secretary Jewell to Visit California Desert to Mark Renewable Energy and Landscape-Level Conservation Milestone

MON, SEPTEMBER 22, 2014, 02:39 PM EST

As part of President Obama’s Climate Action Plan to create jobs, cut carbon pollution and develop clean domestic energy, Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell on Tuesday will visit the Palm Springs area to celebrate an important renewable energy Read More >

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New Report Predicts Climate Change Will Significantly Impact California’s Central Valley

MON, SEPTEMBER 22, 2014, 12:43 PM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A new report released today by the Department of the Interior's Deputy Secretary Michael L. Connor finds that projected changes in temperature and precipitation, combined with a growing population Read More >

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Media Advisory: Secretary Jewell to Kick-Off Multi-State Swing Promoting Major Department Priorities

MON, SEPTEMBER 22, 2014, 12:13 PM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Showcasing a broad portfolio, Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell will take to the road this week marking key milestones in priority issue areas, including the Department’s youth initiative Read More >

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DOI News: Celebrating a Milestone in Conservation – and the Law that Made it Possible

FRI, SEPTEMBER 19, 2014, 05:05 PM EST

Just a few weeks ago, I was at the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History remembering an unfortunately dark moment in conservation history – exactly a century before, on September 1, 1914, the last known passenger pigeon died in a Cincinnati zoo. Read More >


This Week at Interior September 19, 2014

FRI, SEPTEMBER 19, 2014, 03:15 PM EST

Secretary Jewell travels to Maryland to announce the proposed delisting of the Delmarva Peninsula fox squirrel from the Endangered Species List; the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is asking what to do with six tons of crushed ivory; more. Watch Video >