Chart: Oregon not much owned by Oregonians

Natural Resource News Note:

The website has created a intruiging chart showing Federal land as percentage of total state land area. The total acres of federal land amounts to 650 million acres of land – nearly 30% of its total territory.

Below is a list of the top ten states with teh highest percentage of federally owned land.

1.  Nevada 84.5%
2.  Alaska 69.1%
3.  Utah 57.4%
4.  Oregon 53.1%
5.  Idaho 50.2%
6.  Arizona 48.1%
7.  California 45.3%
8.  Wyoming 42.3%
9.  New Mexico 41.8%
10.  Colorado 36.6%

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