Department of the Interior

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Noun1.Department of the Interior - the United States federal department charged with conservation and the development of natural resourcesDepartment of the Interior - the United States federal department charged with conservation and the development of natural resources; created in 1849
executive department - a federal department in the executive branch of the government of the United States
FWS, United States Fish and Wildlife Service, US Fish and Wildlife Service - an agency in the Department of the Interior that conserves and protects fish and wildlife and their habitats; assesses the environmental impact of pesticides and nuclear power site and hydroelectric dams and thermal pollution
National Park Service - an agency of the Interior Department responsible for the national parks
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International Resource News-October 19, 2011--The United States Department of the Interior honours Peabody Energy(C)1994-2011 ENPublishing - http://www.
United States Department of the Interior, Press Release, (May 19, 2010) Salazar Divides MMS's Three Conflicting Missions--Establishes Independent Agency to Police Offshore Energy Operations: http://www.
received $29 million roadway pavement rehabilitation and reconstruction contract by the United States Department of the Interior Bureau of Indian Affairs.
Those students who completed the graduation requirements at relocation centers received a general diploma from the United States Department of the Interior, Office of Indian Affairs.

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