SANTA FE, N.M. – U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell joined state, tribal and local leaders to celebrate the designation of Valles Caldera National Preserve, one of the country’s newest additions to the National Park Service.
Help us celebrate National Wildlife Refuge Week October 11 to 17! Wildlife Refuges are America's best-kept secret -- great places to connect with nature, view wildlife and recreate. There's at least one wildlife refuge in every U.S.
The Waco Mammoth National Monument is dedicated in Texas; a historic settlement in the 2010 BP oil spill, and more.
The purpose of the demonstration is to assess the feasibility of using these types of aircraft for a variety of missions, including, cargo delivery and wildfire suppression at night and during low visibility conditions in the unmanned configuration.
At the invitation of Senator Feinstein, Connor and Bonnie will attend Feinstein’s public meeting to hear about the community's vision for the management of public lands of the California desert, including the Senator's proposal to designate three new National Monuments: Sand to Snow National Monument, Mojave Trails National Monument, and Castle Mountains National Monument.
PORTLAND, ORE. – U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell next week will travel to Oregon to promote the outdoor recreation economy and give the keynote address at the Oregon Business Association’s (OBA) Annual Statesman Dinner, where U.S. Senator Ron Wyden will be honored as the 2015 Statesman of the Year.
When President Obama designated César E. Chávez National Monument three years ago today, he protected not just the place where civil rights leader César Chávez lived and worked, but a powerful story of seeking a better life for farm workers and their families.
Valles Caldera National Preserve was established by Congress in 2000 under the management of the Valles Caldera Trust. On December 19, 2014, the enactment of the National Defense Authorization Act re-established the 89,000-acre preserve as a unit of the National Park Service (NPS).
WASHINGTON – To honor groundbreaking earthquake research by U.S. Geological Survey seismologist Dr. Lucile “Lucy” Jones, U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell will present Jones with the prestigious Samuel J. Heyman Service to America Medal (Sammies) at an awards ceremony this evening at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium.
The $186 million agreement resolves a long-standing dispute, with some of the claims dating back more than 100 years, and brings an end to protracted, vigorously contested and expensive litigation that has burdened both nations and the United States for a decade.
U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell will join Chickasaw Nation Governor Bill Anoatubby and Choctaw Nation Chief Gary Batton on Tuesday, October 6, to announce a historic settlement regarding the U.S. government's management of funds and resources it holds in trust for these tribal nations.
Restoration plan directs more than $8 billion to restore coastal habitats, fish and wildlife injured by BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
This global settlement resolves the governments’ civil claims under the Clean Water Act and natural resources damage claims under the Oil Pollution Act, as well as economic damage claims of the five Gulf states and local governments.
U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and Former First Lady Laura Bush today joined community members to celebrate the President’s designation of the Waco Mammoth National Monument as one of the nation’s newest national monuments.
U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell issued a statement today regarding the Trans Pacific Partnership.