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 meaningful and deep connections between young people – from every background and every community – and America’s great outdoors.
This Week at Interior August 15, 2014FRI, AUGUST 15, 2014, 03:09 PM EST
One million dollars in additional funding for a San Diego wildlife refuge to engage new and diverse youth in the great outdoors; Secretary Jewell travels to California to meet with members of the interagency fire leadership team; more Watch Video >
Secretary Jewell Announces Additional $1 Million to Fund Urban Engagement Efforts at Southern California Wildlife RefugesWED, AUGUST 13, 2014, 02:24 PM EST
SAN DIEGO, CA – Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell today announced that the San Diego National Wildlife Refuge Complex will receive an additional $1 million in funding to reach new audiences and engage Southern California urban communities and youth Read More >
This Week at Interior August 1, 2014FRI, AUGUST 1, 2014, 03:44 PM EST
Interior joins forces with the AFL-CIO's Union Sportsmen Alliance on projects to renew, rebuild, and restore the nation's public lands; the grand opening of the Pittsburgh Botanic Garden, which is situated near abandoned mines; more. Watch Video >
Interior Department and AFL-CIO’s Union Sportsmen’s Alliance to Sign Agreement to Restore Parks and Other Public LandsTUE, JULY 29, 2014, 12:52 PM EST
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and the Union Sportsmen’s Alliance (USA), an organization representing affiliates and members of the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO), will sign Read More >
This Week at Interior May 23,2014FRI, MAY 23, 2014, 11:23 AM EST
President Obama designates half a million acres in New Mexico for the Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument; for the first time in decades the fresh water of the Colorado River has reunited with the salt waters of the Sea of Cortez Watch Video >