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@usinterior

Protecting America’s Great Outdoors and Powering Our Future. This is the official account for the Department.

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U.S. Department of the Interior @usinterior 's stories:

The brilliant orange and red #sunset highlights a... The brilliant orange and red #sunset highlights a craggy snow-covered portion of Olympic National Park
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Happy Birthday to Ansel Adams! The landscape photo... Happy Birthday to Ansel Adams! The landscape photographer would be 117 years old today and yet his dramatic
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On the #Delaware coast, #BombayHook National #Wild... On the #Delaware coast, #BombayHook National #WildlifeRefuge occupies a maze of waterways and wetlands.
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If you’re looking for dramatic winter landscapes,... If you’re looking for dramatic winter landscapes, check out #RockyMountain #NationalPark in #Colorado.
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Crooked River in central #Oregon almost sparkles a... Crooked River in central #Oregon almost sparkles as snow blankets the landscape. This time of year is
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Happy Presidents’ Day (officially known as Washing... Happy Presidents’ Day (officially known as Washington’s Birthday)! What better way to celebrate
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Vieques National #WildlifeRefuge in #PuertoRico of... Vieques National #WildlifeRefuge in #PuertoRico offers access to quiet #beaches, spectacular ocean views
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Walking through a redwood grove on a fog-shrouded... Walking through a redwood grove on a fog-shrouded morning can be an unforgettable experience. Sounds
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Night, noon, sunrise or sunset, #GrandTeton #Natio... Night, noon, sunrise or sunset, #GrandTeton #NationalPark in #Wyoming is a spectacular place. On a cold,
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One adorable baby barred owl. Check. ☑️The Great B... One adorable baby barred owl. Check. ☑️The Great Backyard Bird Count runs from February 15 - 19
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Without the sea, #Acadia #NationalPark would be li... Without the sea, #Acadia #NationalPark would be like a gem without a setting. Each headland, bay and
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America’s public lands offer a romantic setting fo... America’s public lands offer a romantic setting for any love story. Every year thousands get engaged
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For a short time in February -- if the conditions... For a short time in February -- if the conditions are perfect -- Horsetail Fall at #Yosemite #NationalPark
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Known by a variety of names - cougars, pumas, pant... Known by a variety of names - cougars, pumas, panthers - mountain lions are graceful and powerful. Weighing
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Before the mountains and canyons, the land of #Din... Before the mountains and canyons, the land of #Dinosaur National Monument was dominated by wide rivers
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What do you call an underwater joke? A mana-tease!... What do you call an underwater joke? A mana-tease! You can watch #manatees rest, interact and nurse
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There’s nothing like making the first tracks throu... There’s nothing like making the first tracks through fresh snow to soak in a sunrise over #BryceCanyon
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The #BlueRidgeParkway in #NorthCarolina is a place... The #BlueRidgeParkway in #NorthCarolina is a place of winter beauty and challenge. Much of the parkway
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Sunset in the desert is a special moment. Distant... Sunset in the desert is a special moment. Distant mountains glow with color and shadows spread over
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Turquoise waters lap against the red brick walls o... Turquoise waters lap against the red brick walls of Fort Jefferson at Dry Tortugas #NationalPark in
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Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve in... Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve in #Alaska is a vast and essentially untouched wilderness
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Talk about a long walk on the #beach. #PadreIsland... Talk about a long walk on the #beach. #PadreIsland National Seashore stretches across 70 miles of sandy
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Winter at #Yellowstone #NationalPark in #Wyoming m... Winter at #Yellowstone #NationalPark in #Wyoming means fewer crowds, frigid temperatures and steaming
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A blanket of #snow and a river of fog soften the l... A blanket of #snow and a river of fog soften the landscape of #Bandelier National Monument in #NewMexico.
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Lake McDonald Valley is the hub of activity on the... Lake McDonald Valley is the hub of activity on the west side of #Glacier #NationalPark in #Montana.
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Color is everywhere at #PetrifiedForest National P... Color is everywhere at #PetrifiedForest National Park in #Arizona. The rock layers in the Tepees area
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Scenic overlooks in #Sequoia & #KingsCanyon #Natio... Scenic overlooks in #Sequoia & #KingsCanyon #NationalPark in #California offer gorgeous views of endless
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With pine and hardwood forests, grasslands, wetlan... With pine and hardwood forests, grasslands, wetlands and numerous waterways, #RappahannockRiver Valley
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One of the snowiest places in North America, #Crat... One of the snowiest places in North America, #CraterLake #NationalPark in #Oregon is stunning in the
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The Harding Icefield and its outflowing glaciers c... The Harding Icefield and its outflowing glaciers cover 700 square miles of Alaska's #KenaiFjords National
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