A sunset view of the ocean at California Coastal National Monument in California. Photo by Bob Wick, BLM.

Public Land Statistics

Cover of the 2019 Public Lands Statistics ReportThe BLM publishes the Public Land Statistics report annually.  Each report provides information about the following multiple-use land management activities.

  • Land Resources and Information: public lands, acquisitions and dispositions, Oregon & California lands, withdrawals, cadastral

  • Healthy and Productive Lands: rangeland, forests, wildlife habitat, fire projects
  • Commercial Uses and Revenues Generated: patents, rights-of-way, grazing, forest products, timber, oil, gas, geothermal, minerals, mining claims, and revenues
  • Recreation and Leisure Activities: recreation uses and revenues
  • Natural and Cultural Heritage Preservations: National Conservation Lands, rivers, trails, land exchanges and acquisitions, wild horses and burros, special management areas
  • Public Health, Safety, and Resource Protection: fires, capital improvements, hazardous substances

Download the 2020 Public Land Statistics report, our most current edition.


    View and download annual editions of the Public Lands Statistics reports.