Government and Natural Resources


The Attorney General's Division of Government and Natural Resources provides legal advice and representation to client agencies and officials responsible for providing core government functions and for managing the State's natural resources and regulating its environment. The Division has 11 deputy attorney general positions.

    Major client departments and agencies include:

      Government and Administration

      Administration, State of Nevada Department of

      College Savings Board, Nevada State Treasurer, State of Nevada

      Commission on Post-Secondary Education, State of Nevada

      Education, State of Nevada Department of

      Employment, Training & Rehabilitation, State of Nevada Department of

      Indian Commission, State of Nevada

      Office of the Military, National Guard, State of Nevada

      Public Charter School Authority, State of Nevada

      Public Employees’ Retirement System, State of Nevada

      State Controller’s Office, State of Nevada

      System of Higher Education, State of Nevada

        Natural Resources

        Agency for Nuclear Projects, State of Nevada

        Conservation and Natural Resources, State of Nevada Department of

        Governor’s Office of Energy, State of Nevada

        Governor’s Office of Science, Innovation & Technology, State of Nevada

        Tahoe Regional Planning Agency (TRPA)

        Wildlife, State of Nevada Department of

          Open Meeting Law

          Open Meeting Law

            GNR Point of Contact

            Wayne Howle
            Chief Deputy Attorney General