News Release: Interior Secretary Jewell to Travel to Nevada to Promote Conservation, Water Initiatives
From the U.S. Department of the Interior:
“Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell will travel to Nevada on Thursday, kicking off a two-day swing to underscore the Department’s commitment to collaborative, landscape-level solutions to conservation and water issues.
“On Thursday, December 12, the Secretary will deliver keynote remarks at the Western Governors’ Association (WGA) Winter Meeting, highlighting her recent Secretarial Order establishing a Department-wide mitigation strategy to encourage balanced development and landscape-level planning on federal public lands. …
“On Friday, December 13, Secretary Jewell will deliver keynote remarks at the 2013 Colorado River Water Users Association’s (CRWUA) Annual Conference, highlighting Interior’s vital role across the Colorado River Basin.”