A Tale of Two Americas
Check out this map. The ten states with the highest proportion of federal land are:
Nevada 84.5%Remember also that many of the blocks of BLM and USFS land surround many square miles, called school sections, of state owned land that were given to the states at statehood, but many are landlocked by federal land and produce very little revenue for the states. These maps also don't show Indian reservations.
New Mexico 41.8%