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BLM Colorado Public Land Facts
  • 8.4 Million Surface Acres
  • 27.1 Million Subsurface Acres
  • 1 National Monument (163852 acres)
  • 2 National Conservation Areas (180,025 acres)
  • 50 Developed Recreational Sites (including campgrounds and picnic areas)
  • 4 wilderness areas (149,000 acres)
  • 50 Wilderness Study Areas (623,000 acres)
  • 2.6 Million Acres of Woodlands (500,000 acres of forest land)
  • 670 Wildlife Species - 18 Amphibians, 49 Reptiles, 130 Mammals, 473 Birds)
  • 42 Endangered, Threatened and Candidate Species
  • 126 Special Status Species
  • 7.9 Million Acres of Small Game Habitat
  • 7 Million Acres of Big Game Habitat
  • 39,000 Acres of Waterfowl Habitat
  • 50,000 Acres of Riparian Habitat
  • 1,500 Miles of Fishable Streams
  • 4 Wild Horse Herd Management Areas
  • 7.7 Million Acres Grazed by Livestock
  • 7 Colorado Scenic & Historical Byways
  • 97,000 Acres of Alpine Habitat
  • 1 National Historic Train (84.5 miles in Colorado - Part of the "Old Spanish National Historic Triail")