Wilderness Study Areas (WSA)

Wilderness Study Areas*

2014 Wilderness Study Areas Fact Sheet. This document is not fully 508 compliant.
Battle Mountain
Field Office

Total
Acreage

Kawich

54,320

Rawhide Mountain

64,360

South Reveille

106,200

Palisade Mesa

99,550

Blue Eagle

59,560

The Wall

38,000

Fandango

530

Morey Peak

5,070

Silver Peak Range

33,900

Pigeon Spring

3,575

Queer Mountain

81,550

Grapevine Mountains

66,800

Antelope Range

43,700

Simpson Park

49,670

Roberts Mountain

15,090

Mountain Meadow
Instant Study Area

22

Pinyon Joshua Instant
Study Area

560

17 areas

722,457

 

Carson City
Field Office
Total
Acreage
Clan Alpine Mountains

196,128

Stillwater Range

94,607

Desatoya Mountains

51,402

Job Peak

90,209

Gabbs Valley Range

79,600

Burbank Canyons

13,395

6 areas

525,341

Elko Field Office

Total
Acreage

Bluebell

 55,665

Goshute Peak

 69,770

South Pequop

 41,090

Bad Lands

 9,426

Cedar Ridge

 10,009

Red Spring

 7,847

Little Humboldt River

 42,213

Rough Hills

 6,685

South Fork Owyhee River

 7,842

Owyhee Canyon

 21,875

 10 areas

 272,422

Ely Field Office

Total
Acreage

Goshute Canyon

 362

Park Range

47,268

Riordan's Well

 57,002

 3 areas

 104,632

Las Vegas Field OfficeTotal
Acreage
Mount Stirling

5,600

Million Hills

21,296

Resting Springs

3,850

Virgin Mountain Instant
Study Area

6,560

4 Areas

37,258

Winnemucca Field Office

Total
Acreage

Poodle Mountain

142,050

Fox Range

75,404

Pole Creek

12,969

Selenite Mountains

32,041

Mount Limbo

23,752

China Mountain

10,358

Tobin Range

13,107

North Fork of the Little Humboldt River

69,683

Augusta Mountains

89,372

Pueblo Mountains

600

Disaster Peak

13,200

Lahontan Cutthroat
Trout Instant Study Area

12,316

12 areas

494,852

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Public land located in Nevada, but administered by BLM California Offices.

Eagle Lake
Field Office

Total
Acreage

Five Springs

1,383

Skedaddle

589

Dry Valley Rim

76,177

Buffalo Hills

45,287

Twin Peaks

65,114

5 areas

188,550

Surprise
Field Office

Total
Acreage

Wall Canyon

46,305

Sheldon Contiguous

23,700

Massacre Rim

101,290

3 areas

171,295

  
GRAND TOTAL

2,542,505

*BLM acreage only; private acreage excluded.