Wilderness Statistics Reports
Number Of Wilderness Units By Agency
|Agency||Wilderness Units||Percent of Total Wilderness Units|
|Bureau of Land Management||224||28%|
|Fish and Wildlife Service||71||9%|
|National Park Service||61||8%|
Figure above shows comparison of the number of wilderness areas managed by each agency. Wilderness areas that are managed by more than one agency are counted by each agency. Read our data disclaimer. Data last updated on 2/20/19 (acreages updated to be consistent with the Forest Service 2018 Land Area Report).