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Park service needs younger visitors for aging facilities

...public support will build congressional support."If we don't reach out and become relevant to a broader population, we won't have the support the parks need to do their jobs in the future," said Interior Secretary Sally Jewell.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-04-04/park-service-needs-younger-visitors
Federal government failed to inspect higher risk oil wells

...extracted without agency approval."In response to the report, Tommy Beaudreau, a principal deputy assistant interior secretary, wrote that he generally agreed with the recommendations for improved state coordination and updated regulations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-11/federal-government-failed-
Federal government acknowledges gaps in oil well inspections

...week, Sen. Edward Markey, D-Mass., a member of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, asked Interior Secretary Sally Jewell to explain what the department has done and will do to increase well inspections."Our drilling regulators...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-14/federal-government-acknowl
New Savannah Bluff Lock & Dam still wrapped in red tape

...threatened with extinction recovers sufficiently to escape the federal "Endangered Species List."Last week, U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell announced that one of our locally abundant birds ? the wood stork ? is being reclassified from endangered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2014-06-28/new-savannah-b
Thousands gather to honor President Lincoln's Gettysburg Address

...nations.""It is impossible for one country to close its doors to other countries and still thrive," Pyfer said.Interior Secretary Sally Jewell, who also adopted Lincolnian brevity, said the Gettysburg battle stands at the vortex of American...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-11-19/thousands-gather-honor-president-li
Week in review

...secretary; Janet Napolitano, homeland security secretary; Eric Shinseki, veterans affairs secretary; Ken Salazar, interior secretary; and Tom Vilsack, agriculture secretary. WASHINGTON: Sen. Edward M. Kennedy was hospitalized after suffering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2009-01-25/week-review
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Georgia Southern University honored for Camp Lawton archeology

...their work in discovering a long-lost Civil War prison camp near Millen, Ga.The team was presented the award by Interior Secretary Ken Salazar during a ceremony in Washington, D.C.The award is given to those who have achieved exemplary conservation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2011-09-27/georgia-southern-university-honored
King memorial gets under way

...slated for the National Mall after the National Park Service issued building permits Thursday for the project. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar joined King's only surviving sibling, Christine King Farris, and members of the Congressional Black...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/10/30/met_553777.shtml
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'Grateful for the relief'

...supply at the expense of users downstream - was announced Thursday after the governors of the three states met with Interior Secretary Dirk Kempthorne and other administration officials. It still must win approval from the federal Fish and Wildlife...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/11/02/met_150189.shtml
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Ga. man, 88, fighting feds over home, dies

...filed lawsuits asserting his right to build on his leased property. Most recently, he filed a lawsuit against Interior Secretary Ken Salazar over accessibility of the island wilderness to people with vision, hearing and mobility issues.Savannah...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-06-04/ga-man-88-fighting-feds-over
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