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MAP: Who owns Nevada's land?

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Updated: 4/16 5:12 pm
LAS VEGAS (KSNV MyNews3) -- The showdown between the Bureau of Land Management and supporters of Cliven Bundy has thrown land ownership in Nevada into the national spotlight.

On Monday we provided a brief history of Nevada's land ownership, and today we have statistics on how much land is owned by federal agencies in Nevada and how much is privately owned. 


Owner% of NV OwnedAcres Owned
BIA (Bureau of Indian Affairs)

1%

1,005,024

BLM (Bureau of Land Management)

67%

47,302,423

BR (Bureau of Reclamation)

1%

468,634

DOD (Department of Defense)

5%

3,370,301

FS (Forest Service)

8%

5,756,228

FWS (Fish and Wildlife Service)

2%

1,512,542

NPS (National Park Service)

1%

755,836

Privately Owned

13%

9,214,549

Other

2%

1,023,197






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