Pahranagat Wildlife Refuge

This General Land Office Record of the Week travels to Pahranagat Wildlife Refuge in Alamo, Nevada, roughly 90 miles north of Las Vegas. With plenty of activities for visitors and a vast array of bird species, the 5,380-acre refuge is a remarkable oasis for people and animals alike in the Nevada desert. Read more on ArcGIS Story Maps.

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general land office record of the week Pahrangar Wildlife Refuge survey map from 1870