The Oregon/Washington Bureau of Land Management Public Room is a great place to find information on topics ranging from recreation to genealogy. The Public Room also has available for sale a wide range of publications, maps, aerial photographs, books, and children's activities.
The Public Room functions as a modern day land office. For additional historic background on the BLM land office, view the land office history page.
Maps and Publications
The BLM's Public Room has available for sale a wide range of publications, maps, aerial photographs, books, and children's activities - both online and in person! For many of these marvelous maps, head on over to the BLM's mapping page:
Pick out the kind of map you want and follow the "Purchase Online" link to buy your map!
In addition, checks can be made payable to the Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management (DOI-BLM). We also accept MasterCard, Visa, Discover, and American Express at our offices. Call 503-808-6008 for prices and availability, or visit us at 1220 SW 3rd Avenue, Portland, Oregon.
Electronic Reading Room
It is the policy of BLM to make records available to the public to the greatest extent possible in keeping with the spirit of the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), the Privacy Act, and Office of Management and Budget requirements. The Washington Office Freedom of Information Act and Privacy Act Division/Office is responsible for administering policies, programs, and procedures to ensure compliance with the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) and the Privacy Act (PA), 5 U.S.C. 552 and 5 U.S.C. 552a, respectively.
If you would like to file a FOIA request, please click here.
For documents available to the public, go to the OR/WA Electronic Reading Room.
1220 SW 3rd Avenue (11th floor)
Portland, OR 97204
Hours are 8:30 am to 4:00 pm (PST), Monday through Friday, except Federal Holidays.
Oregon/Washington Bureau of Land Management
PO Box 2965
Portland, OR 97208