ENVIRONMENT
12/29/2014 03:46 pm ET Updated Dec 30, 2014

The 10 Best Animal Photos From The Department Of The Interior's Instagram Account

If you're not following the Department of the Interior on Instagram, you're missing out.

The account highlights the bounty of natural wonders found across America -- from sea to shining sea, and everything in between. The agency, administered by Sally Jewell, oversees nearly one-fifth of the landmass of the United States, including 59 national parks.

Take a look at the top 10 animal photos from the Interior Department's account that have been posted over the past year, and follow along throughout 2015 @usinterior.

Photo courtesy of Cameron Patrick.

Photo by Kevin Dietrich (www.sharetheexperience.org).

Photo by Tom Koerner, USFWS.

Photo by Daniel D'Auria (www.sharetheexperience.org).

Photo courtesy of Mary Frische.

Photo by USFWS.

Photo courtesy of Mark Sullivan, National Wildlife Refuge Association (http://refugeassociation.org/).

Photo by Daniel A. Leifheit, National Park Service.

Photo courtesy of Rob Daugherty (@robswildlife).

Photo courtesy of Georgia Riddick.

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