LAS VEGAS (KSNV MyNews3) -- The showdown between the Bureau of Land Management and supporters of Cliven Bundy
has thrown land ownership in Nevada into the national spotlight.
On Monday we provided a brief history of Nevada's land ownership
, and today we have statistics on how much land is owned by federal agencies in Nevada and how much is privately owned.
|Owner||% of NV Owned||Acres Owned|
|BIA (Bureau of Indian Affairs)|
|BLM (Bureau of Land Management)|
|BR (Bureau of Reclamation)|
|DOD (Department of Defense)|
|FS (Forest Service)|
|FWS (Fish and Wildlife Service)|
|NPS (National Park Service)|