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National Park Service, District of Columbia, Office of the Secretary, Find Your Park, Press Release
A park ranger talks to park visitors as a geyser goes off in the background.
4/25/2018

U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke today announced that visitor spending in communities near national parks in 2017 resulted in a $35.8 billion benefit to the nation’s economy and supported 306,000 jobs.

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, California, Louisiana, North Dakota, Press Release
A brownish, gray bird with a small tuft of bright green feathers on its wings floats on still water.
4/25/2018

The $24.6 million in grants for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and its partners will conserve or restore more than 176,000 acres of wetland and associated upland habitats for waterfowl, shorebirds and other birds in 18 states throughout the United States. 

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, District of Columbia, Office of the Secretary, Youth, Press Release
Painting of an emperor goose swimming through a pond.
4/20/2018

An emperor goose painted by 18-year-old Rayen Kang will grace the 2018-2019 Junior Duck Stamp.

National Park Service, Alaska, Arizona, California, Blog Post
Two kayaks sit on the rocky shore. A bright sunset shines over the blue water, and a forest lines the shore's edge.
4/20/2018

Check out these top ten alternatives to popular national parks.

National Park Service, Office of the Secretary, Secretary Zinke, Homepage Video Feature, Video
National Park Week
4/19/2018

A great time for Americans -- and their families -- to discover the park next door

Bureau of Land Management, National Park Service, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, District of Columbia, Press Release
A young blonde woman rows a row boat on a wide lake with gorgeous mountains on the distant shore on a sunny day.
4/18/2018

Secretarial Order 3366 directs certain Interior bureaus to create and deliver plans to the Department within 90 days that focus on developing or expanding recreational opportunities on public lands and waterways.

Bureau of Indian Affairs, Bureau of Reclamation, Utah, Office of the Secretary, Press Release
The logo of the Bureau of Reclamation is a drawing of blue mountains reflecting in water below.
4/18/2018

Interior’s Bureau of Reclamation awarded the $17.68-million contract to Weeminuche Construction Authority of Towaoc, Colorado, which is 100 percent owned by the Ute Mountain Ute Tribe, for modification work at Steinaker Dam near Vernal, Utah.

Bureau of Land Management, Idaho, Wyoming, Office of the Secretary, Press Release
A large piece of steel framework is held in the air by cables to be attached to a tall metal tower where two workmen with hardhats are ready to put it in place.
4/18/2018

The Gateway West project supports the President’s America First Energy Plan while furthering the administration’s priorities of achieving energy dominance, modernizing the nation’s infrastructure, creating jobs and providing economic opportunity.

Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, District of Columbia, Office of the Secretary, Royalty Policy Committee, Press Release
Secretary Zinke, a tall white man with short gray hair talks to a group of people looking at a small plastic model of offshore drilling equipment.
4/17/2018

Because an improving economy, federal tax reforms, higher energy prices, and greater regulatory certainty have led to positive market conditions, Secretary Zinke determined to keep the royalty rate in 200 meters of water and deeper at 18.75 percent.

Bureau of Indian Affairs, Bureau of Land Management, National Park Service, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Video
Opioid Task Force Conducts First Raid
4/16/2018

The new Joint Task Force's first raid in New Mexico

Bureau of Indian Affairs, Bureau of Land Management, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Bureau of Reclamation, Press Release
Secretary Ryan Zinke speaks at podium in front of flags.
4/16/2018

Today, the U.S. Department of the Interior released a comprehensive list of 2018 first quarter accomplishments that the Department has achieved under the leadership of President Donald J. Trump and U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke.

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, New Mexico, Office of the Secretary, CreativeComms, Blog Post
A man in a blue jacket and tan hat looks surveys wildlife on a blue sunny day by looking through a telescope.
4/16/2018

Volunteers are vital to managing our public lands. They help greet visitors, staff events, maintain trails and conserve wildlife habitat. Many volunteer a few hours a week, but one passionate volunteer has logged 25,000+ hours surveying wildlife at Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge in New Mexico -- that’s equal to working full time for more than 12 years. Dr. James "Jim" Montgomery, Jr.has been there longer than any other volunteer or or staff member at Bitter Lake Refuge. Jim is one of the Service's top record-holders for volunteer hours.

Bureau of Reclamation, National Park Service, District of Columbia, Office of the Secretary, Blog Post
Silhouettes of trees stand against a vibrant blue, starry sky. The Milky Way perfectly arcs above the trees.
4/13/2018

Some of the last harbors of dark skies, public lands provide unspoiled views of the stars glittering above.

Bureau of Indian Affairs, Bureau of Land Management, National Park Service, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Video
Opioid Crisis
4/13/2018

A new Memorial just steps from the White House puts a literal face on each opioid death

Bureau of Indian Affairs, New Mexico, Office of the Secretary, Secretary Zinke, Press Release
Department of the Interior Logo
4/11/2018

Today, just two weeks after U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke announced the Department was forming a new Joint Task Force (JTF) to combat the opioid crisis in Indian Country, the Secretary announced the JTF's first raid seized 49 pounds of methamphetamine with a street value of $2.5 million and more than $20,000 worth of marijuana, plus smaller amounts of heroin, and other narcotics. The raid was led by Interior's JTF with partnership from the Pueblo Tribes and New Mexico law enforcement officials.

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