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Old Faithful webcam is one of several webcams available in National Parks.
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DOI Deputy Assistant Secretary for Fish, Wildlife and Parks David P. Smith took part in Tuesday's turkey release.
DOI Deputy Assistant Secretary for Fish, Wildlife and Parks David P. Smith took part in Tuesday's turkey release.
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Alexandria, VA -- A senior Interior Department official responsible for fish and wildlife issues took part in the release of a wild turkey at an educational event sponsored by the National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF).
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David P. Smith, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Fish, Wildlife and Parks, helped celebrate the success of the nation's wild turkey restoration efforts at the Thanksgiving season event. Interior works in partnership with NWTF and other sportsmen's groups to improve habitat for fish and wildlife and promote opportunities for hunting and fishing across the nation. more
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Your Interior Department - The Mission of the Department of the Interior is to protect and provide access to our Nation's natural and cultural heritage and honor our trust responsibilities to Indian Tribes and our commitments to island communities.
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The Department of the Interior, comprising the eight bureaus listed at the right:
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Bullet Manages 1 out of every 5 acres of land in the US.
Bullet Provides the resources for nearly one-third of the Nation's energy.
Bullet Works with 562 federally recognized Indian Tribes.
Bullet Administers U.S. responsibility to four overseas Territories.
Bullet Provides water to 31 million citizens through 824 dams and reservoirs.
Bullet Receives over 450 million visits each year to 388 units of the national park system, 544 wildlife refuges and vast areas of multiple use lands.
Bullet Provides opportunities for hunters and anglers, working to improve habitat on millions of acres of public and private lands.
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National Park Service
NPS is extending an invitation for Americans to visit National Parks during the coming holiday season. more
Minerals Management Service
Oil and gas production in the Gulf of Mexico is expected to rise over the coming decade. more
Bureau of Reclamation
Reclamation Commissioner John Keys has announced more than $1.6 million for 15 desalination cooperative research agreements. more
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Secretary Gale Norton has announced that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will award more than $13 million in grants to 10 states to conserve, restore and protect coastal wetlands. more
Bureau of Indian Affairs
President George W. Bush has signed into law a measure that will reform American Indian probate rules and will help facilitate the consolidation of Indian land ownership across the nation. more
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Bureau of Land Management
Assistant Secretary Rebecca Watson has announced a new policy designed to encourage the development of solar energy resources on America's public lands.more
U.S. Geological Survey
Dr. David R. Anderson, a recently-retired USGS senior scientist, has received the highest honor bestowed by The Wildlife Society -- the 2004 Aldo Leopold Memorial Award and Medal. more
Office of Surface Mining
OSM has awarded a major Watershed Cooperative Agreement grant to Garrett County, Maryland Community Action Committee to address acid-mine drainage in the area. more

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