How we rebuilt our open-data homepage part one: design

This is part one of a two-part series about our homepage redesign. Read part two here.

Digital teams from 18F and the Department of the Interior have been publishing government data about energy and mineral extraction on federal lands and waters since 2014. The Natural Resources Revenue Data portal provides that open government data today.

Back in 2014, 18F built the site to support the federal government’s participation in the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI). While the U.S. government decided to no longer formally implement the EITI Standard in November 2017, the department remains a strong supporter of the principles of transparency represented by the initiative.

Our small digital team at the Office of Natural Resources Revenue continues the work of user-centered and open-data design started by 18F.

An interactive annual report

Conceived as an interactive version of the USEITI annual report, the scope of the site included data and

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