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Animal Unit Month (AUM)

An AUM is the amount of forage needed to feed a cow, one domestic horse or five sheep for one month.

Nevada AUMs Authorized 1971-2010 (fiscal year Oct. 1 - Sept. 30)

Source: Public Land Statistics, U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management

 

YEARAUMYEARAUM

2010
2009
2008
2007
2006
2005
2004
2003
2002
2001
2000

 

1,138,171
1,138,147
1,118,238
1,216,508
1,229,916
1,045,685
1,088,191
1,054,267
1,233,520
1,304,781
1,336,942

 

1989
1988
1987
1986
1985
1984
1983
1982
1981
1980

 

1,860,899
1,616,174
1,497,297
1,831,430
1,806,239
1,872,983
1,706,319
1,607,754
1,651,936
1,489,964

 

1999
1998
1997
1996
1995
1994
1993
1992
1991
1990

 

1,586,396
1,501,222
1,436,158
1,258,467
1,505,042
1,496,071
1,546,764
1,736,023
1,693,508
1,831,118

 

1979
1978
1977
1976
1975
1974
1973
1972
1971

 

1,840,916
1,846,936
1,689,853
2,019,365
2,057,292
2,069,677
2,125,745
2,067,172
2,198,371

 

    


 
Last updated: 11-27-2013