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Deputy Secretary Michael Connor

Deputy Secretary Connor Underscores President’s Commitment to Alaska Natives During Anchorage Visit

THU, OCTOBER 23, 2014, 03:29 PM EST

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – As part of President Obama’s commitment to help Alaska Native leaders build strong, prosperous and resilient communities, Deputy Secretary of the Interior Mike Connor today announced that Interior is launching initiatives Read More >

Deputy Secretary Mike Connor

Media Advisory: Deputy Secretary Connor to Address Alaska Federation of Natives Convention in Anchorage

WED, OCTOBER 22, 2014, 04:29 PM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Thursday, October 23, 2014, Deputy Secretary of the Interior Mike Connor will address the Alaska Federation of Natives Convention in Anchorage where he will discuss the progress of Interior projects Read More >


This Week at Interior October 17, 2014

FRI, OCTOBER 17, 2014, 02:38 PM EST

Secretary Jewell in Idaho and Wyoming for a first-hand look at sagebrush conservation efforts; the worldwide earthquake drill called the Great ShakeOut brings in some 25 million participants; and it's National Fossil Day at the Smithsonian. Watch Video >

Jewell at Podium

Media Advisory: Secretary Jewell to Deliver Remarks at National Wilderness Conference in New Mexico

WED, OCTOBER 15, 2014, 01:59 PM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Thursday, October 16, U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell will celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act with keynote remarks at the National Wilderness Conference in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Read More >


Secretary Jewell Commends Wyoming Ranchers for Commitment to Conserving Sagebrush Habitat

WED, OCTOBER 15, 2014, 01:28 PM EST

PINEDALE, WY – Secretary of the Interior Sally- Jewell today joined Wyoming Governor Matt Mead, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Director Dan Ashe and local officials to recognize the efforts of private Wyoming landowners in helping to conserve Read More >