Federal Agencies

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Federal Agencies 1."Determining where each agency lies within the administrative structure of the federal government.". Objective of this paper is to discuss where the following agencies lie in the administrative structure of the federal government: U.S. Army Corps Engineers U.S. Bureau Land Management U.S. Coast Guard U.S. Environmental Protection Agency U.S. Geological Survey The (USACE) United States Army Corps of Engineers is a U.S federal agency operating under the Department of Defense. Major army command is made up of 37,000 civilians and military personnel. The USACE supports Federal Emergency Management Agency and Department of Homeland Security to implement the security planning, disaster preparedness efforts, and force protection. On the other hand, U.S. Bureau Land Management (BLM) is a federal government agency under the U.S Department of the Interior. The agency administers 253 million acres of America's public land. Moreover, BLM manages 700 million acres of subsurface mineral estates, which is underlying federal, state, and private lands. Moreover, the USGS (United States Geological Survey) is a federal government agency under the U.S Department of the Interior. The agency was created to protect human life and environment. Typically, the Geological Survey Agency also performs survey, research and investigations covering geology, topography, hydrology, mineral, biology and water resources for the U. S government. U.S. Environmental
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