Youth in the Great Outdoors
Secretary Jewell has launched an ambitious initiative to inspire millions of young people to play, learn, serve and work outdoors.
For the health of our economy and our nation’s public lands, it’s critical that we work now to establish deep, meaningful connections between young people – from every background and every community – and America’s great outdoors.
Secretary Jewell, Baltimore Mayor Rawlings-Blake Announce Initiative to Inspire Youth to Connect with OutdoorsTUE, JUNE 2, 2015, 09:40 AM EST
U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell joined Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake to announce Baltimore as one of 50 cities nationwide to participate in the Obama Administration’s initiative to connect a new generation to the great outdoors. Read More >
This Week at Interior May 15, 2015FRI, MAY 15, 2015, 06:12 PM EST
Federal officials and community leaders come together for the annual AAPI Summit; a solemn ceremony to honor those law enforcement officers who have fallen in the line of duty; the USGS continues to monitor earthquake aftershocks in Nepal; more. Watch Video >
Secretary Jewell Highlights Economic Benefits of Recreation, Strong Trade Agreements, in Discussion with Outdoor RetailersMON, MARCH 30, 2015, 05:27 PM EST
Secretary Jewell met with representatives of the outdoor recreation industry, Members of Congress, and local leaders for a roundtable discussion on the value of outdoor recreation in generating economic growth and supporting jobs. Read More >
This Week at Interior March 13, 2015FRI, MARCH 13, 2015, 04:25 PM EST
Interior is now closer to its goal of one million volunteers on public lands, thanks to a $5m donation from American Express; more. Watch Video >