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.
Interior Department and The North Face Join Forces to Promote & Protect America’s Public LandsMON, OCTOBER 27, 2014, 11:48 AM EST
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and Todd Spaletto, President of The North Face, today announced a partnership to protect, preserve and celebrate public lands in support of the 21st Century Conservation Service Corps Read More >
This Week at Interior September 19, 2014FRI, SEPTEMBER 19, 2014, 03:15 PM EST
Secretary Jewell travels to Maryland to announce the proposed delisting of the Delmarva Peninsula fox squirrel from the Endangered Species List; the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is asking what to do with six tons of crushed ivory; more. Watch Video >
This Week at Interior September 12, 2014FRI, SEPTEMBER 12, 2014, 04:24 PM EST
Secretary Jewell marks the 9/11 anniversary at a special ceremony on Capitol Hill, and with a Day of Service at an Arlington waterfowl sanctuary; a ribbon cutting at the newly renovated White House Visitor Center; more. Watch Video >
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 >