Press Release Archive



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Interior strengthens the Nation’s ability to weather the storm.

MON, JULY 7, 2014, 03:08 PM EST

Interior’s Sandy rebuilding activities focus on future. Read More (doi.gov) >


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Shifting Shores

MON, JULY 7, 2014, 09:56 AM EST

A new online tool that interactively serves up past, present and future coastal hazards can help communities improve their resilience. Read More >


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Coastal Restoration Pays Off

MON, JULY 7, 2014, 09:56 AM EST

New report demonstrates economic benefits for restoring coastal resources. Read More >


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MPAs

MON, JULY 7, 2014, 09:56 AM EST

MPAs: A national system working to conserve our oceans Read More >


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Coral Reef Protection

MON, JULY 7, 2014, 09:56 AM EST

Special Feature describes how Interior’s Bureaus support coral conservation. Read More >


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Celebrating Pacific Islander Culture

MON, JULY 7, 2014, 09:56 AM EST

Visit the National Park of American Samoa. Read More >


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Vanishing Arctic Coasts

MON, JULY 7, 2014, 09:56 AM EST

Portals to photographs and video imagery of Arctic coastlines. Read More >


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Interior Hosts Women Leaders Forum with Partners.

MON, JULY 7, 2014, 09:56 AM EST

Interior Hosts Women Leaders Forum with Partners. Read More >


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Everglades National Park

MON, JULY 7, 2014, 09:56 AM EST

See the changing landscape and hear from Park managers. Read More >


Nutrient Concentrations Affecting the Gulf of Mexico

Nutrient Concentrations Affecting the Gulf of Mexico

FRI, JUNE 6, 2014, 03:06 PM EST

USGS is tracking nutrient concentrations in America’s estuaries. Read More (usgs.gov) >


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SCUBA Diving Research Internship at NPS

FRI, JUNE 6, 2014, 03:02 PM EST

Research Interns Learn About Managing Submerged Resources. Read More (usgs.gov) >


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Endangered Species Act Turns 40

FRI, JUNE 6, 2014, 02:59 PM EST

Important Law for Protecting Endangered Marine Species. Read More (fws.gov) >



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Sea-Level Rise, Storms and Tsunamis

FRI, JUNE 6, 2014, 02:53 PM EST

Science to Support Threatened Pacific Island Communities. Read More (usgs.gov) >


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Celebrating Point Arena-Stornetta Public Lands

FRI, JUNE 6, 2014, 02:52 PM EST

New addition to California Coastal National Monument. Read More (blm.gov) >


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dotGov Notes: Science Support for Hurricane Sandy Rebuilding Task Force

FRI, JUNE 6, 2014, 02:45 PM EST

Interior’s Strategic Sciences Group Releases Operational Group Sandy Report. Read More (er.usgs.gov) >


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Arctic Animals in a Changing Climate

FRI, OCTOBER 18, 2013, 02:19 PM EST

Research shows how arctic climate is changing and wildlife is trying to adapt. Read More (usgs.gov) >


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Must See! Deep Sea TV!

FRI, OCTOBER 18, 2013, 09:56 AM EST

Photos and video highlights from deep sea exploration in canyons off the NE U.S. coast. Read More >


Interior Announces First Offshore Wind Leases

Interior Announces First Offshore Wind Leases

FRI, OCTOBER 18, 2013, 09:56 AM EST

Lease sales for renewable energy support the President’s Climate Action Plan. Read More >


Wildlife Trafficking

Cracking Down on Wildlife Trafficking

FRI, OCTOBER 18, 2013, 09:56 AM EST

Ensuring legal and sustainable wildlife trade for many ocean and coastal species. Read More >


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Economic Benefits for Coastal Communities.

FRI, OCTOBER 18, 2013, 09:56 AM EST

Valuable recreational spending and related jobs. Read More >


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USGS Releases New Underwater Map Series.

MON, JUNE 3, 2013, 09:56 AM EST

Video and acoustic data provide high detail of California seafloor. Read More >


Sea Turtles Benefit From Protected Areas

Sea Turtles Benefit From Protected Areas

MON, JUNE 3, 2013, 09:56 AM EST

Tagging study looks at habitat use in Dry Tortugas National Park. Read More >


San Juan Islands Designated as National Monument.

San Juan Islands Designated as National Monument.

MON, JUNE 3, 2013, 09:56 AM EST

Nearly 1,000 acres are protected for future generations. Read More >


Managing for the Future in a Rapidly Changing Arctic.

Managing for the Future in a Rapidly Changing Arctic

MON, JUNE 3, 2013, 09:56 AM EST

Interior played lead in White House Strategy for Arctic. Read More >


Everglades Restoration

Interior Implements the National Ocean Policy.

MON, JUNE 3, 2013, 09:56 AM EST

Everglades restoration is one way DOI is implementing the plan. Read More >


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Volunteers Help Sea Turtle Hatchlings

WED, MARCH 27, 2013, 03:43 PM EST

Volunteers Help Sea Turtle Hatchlings Read More >


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Channel Islands

WED, MARCH 27, 2013, 03:43 PM EST

Channel Islands Read More >


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Top 10 themes for fish living at the top of the world U.S.

WED, MARCH 27, 2013, 03:43 PM EST

Chukchi and Beaufort Seas. Read More >


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Hurricane Sandy. Thirty Years of Coastal Change in One Blow

WED, MARCH 27, 2013, 03:43 PM EST

Hurricane Sandy. Thirty Years of Coastal Change in One Blow Read More >


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Tracking the Pacific Walrus

WED, MARCH 27, 2013, 09:23 AM EST

Expedition to the shrinking Chukchi sea ice. Read More >


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BOEM Arctic Habitat Studies.

THU, OCTOBER 18, 2012, 03:43 PM EST

BOEM Arctic Habitat Studies. Scientists begin new phase of Chukchi Sea research. Read More >


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Interior’s River Initiative Restoration Projects

THU, OCTOBER 18, 2012, 03:43 PM EST

Interior’s River Initiative Restoration Projects Read More >


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Restoring Coastal Wetlands Adds Value to Silicon Valley.

THU, OCTOBER 18, 2012, 03:43 PM EST

Restoring Coastal Wetlands Adds Value to Silicon Valley. Read More >


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Habitat Restoration Provides Hope for Great Lake Fish Species.

THU, OCTOBER 18, 2012, 03:43 PM EST

Habitat Restoration Provides Hope for Great Lake Fish Species. Read More >


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New 3-D Terrestrial LIDAR Scan Technology.

THU, OCTOBER 18, 2012, 03:43 PM EST

USGS maps flooding in urban areas. Read More >


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America's Coasts

WED, AUGUST 8, 2012, 09:56 AM EST

America's Coasts are economic treasures. Read More >


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Sea Level Rise

WED, AUGUST 8, 2012, 09:56 AM EST

Sea-level rise can contribute to increased levels of storm surge. Read More >


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Geo Map App

WED, AUGUST 8, 2012, 09:56 AM EST

New ways of combining and visualizing data Read More >


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Sea Otter Diet

WED, AUGUST 8, 2012, 09:56 AM EST

The sea otter diet includes a variety of shellfish. Read More >


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New River Trails

WED, AUGUST 8, 2012, 09:56 AM EST

Secretary Salazar designates new river trails connecting five states to Chesapeake Bay. Read More >


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Stewards of America’s ocean, coastal and Great Lakes resources

THU, MAY 10, 2012, 09:56 AM EST

The Non-Indigenous Aquatic Species Database helps Interior monitor and manage invasive species. Read More >


Coral Reefs

Understanding deep water coral communities

THU, MAY 10, 2012, 09:56 AM EST

The DISCOVRE program is one way Federal and university scientists collaborate in exploring and learning about deep sea ecosystems. Read More >


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U.S. Coral Reef Task Force Meeting focused on Watershed Partnership Initiatives

THU, MAY 10, 2012, 09:56 AM EST

The Watershed Partnership Initiative (WPI) helps communities reduce land-use practices that impact coral reef health in offshore areas, such as sediment-laden runoff that creates sediment plumes. Read More >


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Take a Live Dive at the Channel Islands National Park

THU, MAY 10, 2012, 09:56 AM EST

Remote, isolated, rugged, and sometimes inaccessible, the park can be challenging to experience. Now, through advanced audio-video technology, Channel Islands Live brings the park to you. Read More >


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Find the latest issue of NEWSWAVE online

THU, MAY 10, 2012, 09:56 AM EST

In October 2011, Interior’s Coral Reef Task Force Co-Chair and Deputy Assistant Secretary for Fish and Wildlife and Parks, Eileen Sobeck, joined other experts to discuss coral reef issues and management strategies with invited members of the media. Read More >


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Interior Hosts NOAA’s Dr. Lubchenco at the Dry Tortugas National Park

MON, OCTOBER 3, 2011, 09:20 AM EST

In October 2011, the Interior Department hosted NOAA Administrator Dr. Jane Lubchenco on a visit to the Dry Tortugas National Park, which is located within a National Marine Sanctuary. Read More >


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Interior’s Coral Reef Task Force Co-Chair Participates on Coral Reef Expert Panel

MON, OCTOBER 3, 2011, 09:20 AM EST

In October 2011, Interior’s Coral Reef Task Force Co-Chair and Deputy Assistant Secretary for Fish and Wildlife and Parks, Eileen Sobeck, joined other experts to discuss coral reef issues and management strategies with invited members of the media. Read More >


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Secretary Recognizes Ocean, Coasts and Great Lakes Activities Team with Partnership in Conservation Award

WED, SEPTEMBER 21, 2011, 10:20 AM EST

On September 21, nearly 100 Interior staff from multiple bureaus were recognized for their work with 27 federal agencies and tribal, state and local partners in implementing the President’s National Ocean Policy. Read More >