Bureau of Land Management
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is an agency within the United States Department of the Interior that administers America’s public lands, totaling approximately 264 million acres mostly in the western states. The BLM’s mission is to sustain the health, diversity and productivity of the public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations.
California State Parks
Formed in 1927, the California Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) manages the California states parks system. Its mission is to provide for the health, inspiration, and education of the people of California by helping to preserve the State’s extraordinary biological diversity, protecting its most valued natural and cultural resources, and creating opportunities for high-quality outdoor recreation.