Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations: FY 2019

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The main agencies of interest to the geoscience community in the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies appropriations bill include the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM), Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE), National Park Service (NPS), and the Smithsonian Institution (SI). The U.S. Forest Service within the Department of Agriculture is also included in this chart.


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 FY 2019 Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies
 House and Senate Reports (in millions of dollars)
Account
FY 18
Enacted
FY 19 President's Request
House Committee Report*
Senate Committee Report
FY 19 Omnibus 
Percent Change (%) FY 18 Enacted - FY 19 Omnibus
United States Geological Survey
1,148.5
859.7 1,167.3 1,148.5
 
 
Natural Hazards
178.6
117.3 170.1 157.3
 
 
- Earthquake Hazards
83.4
51 83.4 74.0
 
 
- Volcano Hazards
42.6
22.3 32.8 30.7
 
 
- Landslide Hazards
3.5
3.5 3.7 3.5
 
 
- Global Siesmographic Network
6.7
4.9 6.7 6.7
 
 
- Geomagnetism
1.9
0 1.9 1.9
 
 
- Coastal/Marine Hazards and Resources^
40.5
35.5 41.7 40.5
 
 
Energy, Minerals, and Environmental Health
102.8
84.1 106.9 113.7
 
 
- Mineral and Energy Resources
80.2
84.1 84.1 91.0
 
 
 -- Mineral Resources
49.4
58.2 58.2 56.3
 
 
 -- Energy Resources
30.9
25.9 25.9 34.7
 
 
- Environmental Health
22.6
0 22.8 22.6
 
 
 -- Contaminant Biology
10.2
0 10.2 10.2
 
 
 -- Toxic Substances Hydrology
12.4
0 12.6 12.4
 
 
Core Science Systems
116.3
92.3 119.1 118.1
 
 
- National Cooperative Geologic Mapping Program
24.4
22.4 25.4 24.4
 
 
- Science Synthesis, Analysis, and Research
24.1
19 24.1 24.1  
 
- National Geospatial Program
67.9
50.9 69.7 69.6  
 
Water Resources
217.6
164.9 231.1 220.1
 
 
- Groundwater and Streamflow Information
74.2
64.9 86.7 76.7
 
 
- National Water Quality
90.8
69.7 91.6 90.8
 
 
- Water Resources Research Act Program
6.5
0 6.5 6.5
 
 
Ecosystems
157.7
96.1 157.7 158.2
 
 
Land Resources
152.5
103.2 158.3 158.3
 
 
Facilities
120.1
112.5 120.4 120.1
 
 
Science Support
102.8
89.3 103.6 102.8
 
 
Bureau of Land Management (BLM)
1,331.9
1,038.5 1,247.9 1,343.4
 
 
Soil, Water, and Air Management §
43.6
0 43.6 0
 
 
Energy and Minerals Management
193.9
322 200.1 196.1
 
 
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM)
171
179.3 180.2 179.3
 
 
Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE)
186.4
199.9 144.9 134.1
 
 
National Park Service (NPS)
3,202.2
2,730.1 3,255.1 3,215.6
 
 
Resource Stewardship
334.4
289.2 334.4 334.4
 
 
National Recreation and Preservation
63.6
32.2 63.6 64.1
 
 
Smithsonian Institution
1,043.3
738 1055.4 1,043.4
 
 
Forest Service
5,934.7
4,767 6,100 6,298.4
 
 


*House Committee on Appropriations reported the bill favorably on 2018-05-15
*Senate Committee on Appropriations reported the bill favorably on 2018-06-14

^ Formerly Coastal and Marine Geology
§ Restructured with $10 million to new Aquatic Habitat Management subactivity and $10 million transferred to the existing Rangeland Management program

Sources: Senate FY 2019 Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill, House FY 2019 Interior and Environment Appropriations Bill,  Fiscal Year 2019 President's Budget RequestFY2019 Interior Budget in BriefFY 2018 Omnibus Spending Bill (Division G)

 

 FY 2019 Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies
 President's Request (in millions of dollars)
Account
FY 16 Enacted
FY 17
Enacted
FY 18
Omnibus Bill 
FY 19
President's Request

Percent (%) Change
FY 18 Omnibus Bill - 
FY 19 President's Request

U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)
1,062
1,085
1,148.5
859.7 -25%
Natural Hazards
138.8
145
178.6
117.3 -34%
- Earthquake Hazards
60.5
64.3
83.4
51 -39%
- Volcano Hazards
26.1
28.1
42.6
22.3 -48%
- Landslide Hazards
3.5
3.5
3.5
3.5 0%
- Global Siesmographic Network
6.4
6.6
6.7
4.9 -27%
- Geomagnetism 
1.9
1.9
1.9
0 -100%
- Coastal/Marine Hazards and Resources^
40.3
40.5
40.5
35.5 -12%
Energy, Minerals and Environment
94.5
94.3
102.8
84.1 -18%
- Mineral and Energy Resources
73.1
73.1
80.2
84.1 5%
-- Mineral Resources
48.4
48.4
49.4
58.2 18%
-- Energy Resources
24.7
24.7
30.9
25.9 -16%
- Environmental Health
21.4
21.2
22.6
0 -100%
-- Contaminant Biology
10.2
10.2
10.2
0 -100%
-- Toxic Substances Hydrology
11.2
11.0
12.4
0 -100%
Core Science Systems
111.5
116
116.3
92.3 -21%
- National Cooperative Geologic Mapping
24.4
24.4
24.4
22.4 -10%
- Science Synthesis, Analysis, and Research
24.3
24.3
24.1
19 -24%
- National Geospatial Program
62.8
67.3
67.9
50.9 -39%
Water Resources
213
214
217.6
164.9 -32%
Ecosystems
158
159.7
157.7
96.1 -39%
Land Resources
140
149.3
152.5
103.2 -32%
Facilities 
100.4
100.4
120.1
112.5 -6%
Science Support
105.6
105.6
102.8
89.3 -13%
Bureau of Land Management
1,236.7
1,252.5
1,331.9
1,038.5 -22%
Energy and Minerals Management
166.6
172.8
193.9
322 66%
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM)
170.8
169.5
171
179.3 5%
Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE)
204.7
179.7
186.4
199.9 7%
National Park Service
2,851.2
2,932
3,202.2
2,730.1 -15%
Resource Stewardship
328.2
329
334.4
289.2 -14%
Smithsonian Institution
840
863
1,043.3
738 -29%

^Formerly Coastal and Marine Geology

Sources: FY 2019 President's Budget Request: AppendixFY 2019 DOI Budget in BriefFY 2018 President's Budget Request: DOI AppendixFY 2018 Omnibus Spending Bill (Division G)FY 2017 Omnibus Spending Bill (Division G)FY 2016 Omnibus Spending Bill (Division G)

 


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Last updated June 16, 2018.