We cannot determine if BIA and OIA grant activities met DOI climate change goals due to a lack of performance measures and grant monitoring.
The Bureau of Indian Affairs’ and the Office of Insular Affairs’ Support for Climate Adaptation Practices
Flash Report: The U.S. Department of the Interior’s Infrastructure Investment for Aging Infrastructure and Dam Safety
We describe aging infrastructure and dam safety risks, identify how the DOI plans to use IIJA funding, and discuss the BOR’s oversight strategy…
We found that the NPS was unable to effectively identify and manage its deferred maintenance due to inaccurate and unreliable data.
We found that a USBR employee wrongfully obtained $28,524 in combined Unemployment Insurance and Pandemic Unemployment Assistance.
We substantiated allegations that a marina owner submitted false receipts for an FWS grant and violated the terms and conditions of the grant. …
Independent Auditor’s Biennial Report – Performance Audit of Expenditures and Obligations Used by the Secretary of the…
Saint George Consulting, Inc. determined that the FWS supported costs but noted instances of noncompliance and an internal control weakness.
OIG In The News
Today, the U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) Office of Inspector General (OIG) is recognizing National Whistleblower Appreciation Day—celebrated annually on July 30—by honoring whistleblowers who have helped identify fraud, waste, and abuse at DOI.
Inspector General Mark Lee Greenblatt is honoring two whistleblowers...
CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Aleksey Krylov, 42, of South Orange, New Jersey, pleaded guilty today to aiding and abetting theft from programs receiving federal funds. Krylov admitted to diverting $94,197.93 in federal abandoned mine land (AML) remediation sub-grant funds to Jerry D. Elkins, 54, of Danville, West Virginia, while Elkins was an employee of the West Virginia Department of Environmental…