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Department of the Interior

The United States Department of the Interior is the United States federal executive department of the U.S. government responsible for the management and conservation of most federal land and natural resources, and the administration of programs relating to Native American, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians, territorial affairs, and insular areas of the United States. About 75% of federal public land is managed by the department, with most of the remainder managed by the Agriculture Department's United States Forest Service. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
The Department of the Interior has 67 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was in a 1935, [The Land of the Giants]. The year with the most videos was 2010 with 11 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1955 with an average of 1,934 views per program. Most appearances with Ken Salazar (17), Bruce Babbitt (10), Dirk Kempthorne (5). Most common tags: Natural Resources, Oil Pollution, BP Oil Spill.

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    National Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Program

    U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke hosted a news media telephone briefing regarding the National Outer Continental…

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    The Land of the Giants

    This 1935 film is a survey of the work being done by the Civilian Conservation Corps on national and state parks in…

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    Trip of the President

    Trip of the President: September 24-28, 1963 is an Interior Department film produced by the Naval Photographic Center documenting…

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    A Place for Wildlife and People

    This is a portion of a film designed to be shown to visitors at National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) visitor centers. The film…

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