Zinke backs importing grizzlies to North Cascades
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke today restarted a study of reintroducing grizzly bears into the North Cascades ecosystem, setting in motion again a controversial plan that could unfold over decades if it survives the inevitable litigation.
Wildlife refuge staffers, volunteer win top honors
Three national wildlife refuge lovers are being honored tomorrow for their labors.
Lawmakers shrug off Trump's cuts, avoid riders
Bats get some love, parks get a hand, dams get a raise and department reorganization gets a good, hard look in the massive omnibus spending bill now set for congressional approval.
Zinke and co. hit swing states to announce wildlife funding
Top Interior Department officials are fanning out today to spread wildlife conservation money across key states, spotlighting a politically popular fund that some lawmakers hope to update.
Activist charged with assaulting press secretary
A Capitol Hill confrontation has led to misdemeanor assault charges against an activist accused of using bodily force on the Interior Department's press secretary, Heather Swift.