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Secretary Jewell Underscores Administration Support for California During Historic Drought
During a visit to California this week Secretary Jewell examined the conditions of the historic drought and related water issues and reiterated the full support of the Obama Administration to provide relief and support in partnership with California.
Secretary Jewell, Mayor Garcetti Announce Urban Wildlife Refuge Partnership to Connect LA Youth to Great Outdoors
Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell today joined Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti to announce Los Angeles has been selected as one of eight pilot cities under the Urban Wildlife Refuge Initiative to connect urban youth with the great outdoors.
Secretary Jewell Lauds President’s Intent to Nominate Estevan López to Serve as Commissioner of Bureau of Reclamation
Estevan López, a professional engineer with more than two decades of experience in water resource management, would lead the largest wholesale water supplier and second largest producer of hydroelectric power in the United States.
Secretary Jewell to Celebrate Point Arena-Stornetta Addition to California Coastal Monument
On Wednesday, Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell will join the local community and other federal, state and local leaders to celebrate President Obama’s designation today of the Point Arena-Stornetta Unit of California Coastal National Monument.
Secretary Jewell to Tour California Water Facilities for On-the-Ground Examination of Historic Drought Issues
On Tuesday, March 11, 2014, Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell will tour the federal C.W. “Bill” Jones Pumping Plant in Byron, Calif., to examine firsthand critical water storage and conveyance facilities.
Secretary Jewell, Mayor Garcetti to Announce Partnership to Connect Los Angeles Urban Youth to Outdoors
On Monday, March 10, 2014, Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell will join Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti to announce a partnership that will help connect urban youth in the Los Angeles area to the outdoors.
This Week at Interior March 7, 2014
A new report shows the powerful impact that national parks have on local and national economies; NPS projects a peak bloom date for Washington DC's world-famous cherry blossoms; Interior has a new Deputy Secretary; more.
Secretary Jewell Swears in Deputy Secretary Mike Connor
On March 4, 2014, Secretary Jewell held a swearing-in ceremony for Deputy Secretary Mike Connor
Addressing California’s Water Challenges Through Action and Collaboration
California is in the throes of the worst drought in the 160 years during which records have been kept. As a result, the state’s overextended water system is in crisis.