List of Nevada Wildlife Management Areas

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This is a list of Wildlife Management Areas in Nevada. The Nevada Department of Wildlife either owns or leases about 117,000 acres (183 sq mi) as WMAs. The conservation goal is the protection of wetlands and waterfowl, including the use of WMAs for recreational hunting.[1]

Name County or counties
Alkali Lake WMA Lyon
Bruneau River WMA Elko
Fernley WMA Lyon
Fort Churchill Cooperative WMA Lyon
Franklin Lake WMA Elko
Humboldt WMA Pershing, Churchill
Key Pittman WMA Lincoln
Mason Valley WMA Lyon
Overton WMA Clark
Scripps WMA Washoe
Steptoe Valley WMA White Pine
Wayne E. Kirch WMA Nye


  1. ^ "Wildlife Management Areas." NDOW - Wildlife & Habitat - Habitats. Nevada Department of Wildlife, 2012. Retrieved 21 Oct. 2012.