U.S. Federal Lands

This map depicts the U.S. Federal land holdings. Of the nation's 2.27 billion acres, roughly 28% of the land is owned by the federal government. In the American West, federal ownship accounts for 630 million acres. These are the nation's public lands.

See also my version of this map built in R, and its corresponding blog post.

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Jason Heppler