BLM New Mexico Lands and Realty Program

New Mexico BLM is responsible for managing the Lands and Mineral estate for about 13.3 million acres of public lands as well as another 36 million acres of mineral estate in a four state area (New Mexico, Texas, Kansas, and Oklahoma). The Lands and Realty program responsibilities include issuing rights of ways including renewable and nonrenewable energy, working on land tenure adjustments, land exchanges, sales, acquisitions, leases and permits, color-of-title and processing and managing workload related to withdrawals.

The National website has guidance, regulation, and other information for Lands & Realty Programs.

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