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Interior, USDA Partnership Protects and Restores Important Central Arizona Watershed
PAYSON, AZ – Interior Deputy Secretary Michael Connor and Agriculture Under Secretary for Natural Resources and Environment Robert Bonnie joined state, local and private partners today to mark the signing of a new joint watershed restoration agreement
Secretary Jewell Issues Secretarial Order Affirming American Indian Trust Responsibilities
PABLO, Mont.– As part of President Obama’s commitment to strengthen the government-to-government relationship with tribal nations and fulfill federal trust obligations, Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell today issued a Secretarial Order
Western Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale Yields $110 Million in High Bids on More Than 400,000 Acres
NEW ORLEANS, LA -- As part of President Obama’s all-of-the-above energy strategy to continue to expand safe and responsible domestic energy production, today’s Western Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale 238 attracted $109,951,644 million in high bids
Secretary Jewell to Mark 50th Anniversary of Landmark Conservation Laws
WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Wednesday, September 3, Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell will celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act at Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge in New Jersey.
Interior, USDA to Announce Partnership to Protect Important Central Arizona Watershed
WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Wednesday, August 27, 2014, Deputy Secretary of the Interior Mike Connor and Undersecretary of Department of Agriculture Robert Bonnie will join local officials
Interior Deputy Secretary Connor to Visit National Interagency Fire Center
WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Tuesday, August 26, 2014, Deputy Secretary of the Interior Mike Connor will visit the National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC) to meet with leaders of the federal interagency fire leadership team and receive briefings
This Week at Interior August 22, 2014
Secretary Jewell travels to Maine, Minnesota and Montana as part of the administration's commitment to prosperous and resilient Native American communities; the highest winning bid to date for offshore renewable energy leases offshore Maryland; more.
Secretary Jewell and National Park Service Director Jarvis Hosted a Panel Discussion as Part of the LGBT Heritage Theme Study
Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and National Park Service Director Jonathan B. Jarvis hosted a panel discussion including leading historians and scholars to discuss ways to celebrate and interpret lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender history
The Great American Backyard Campout
Some of my fondest childhood memories are camping out in the backyard with my friends, climbing trees, having “teddy bear picnics” in a secret place under the bushes, and whittling sticks to toast marshmallows. Thanks to the Great American Backyard