The following are protected federal lands in the U.S. state of Washington:

National Parks

There are three National Park within the state of Washington:

National Monuments

The three National Monuments in the state of Washington are:

National Recreational Areas

The three National Recreation Areas within the state of Washington are:

National Historic Sites

The two National Historic Sites within the state of Washington are:

National Scenic Areas

The single National Scenic Area in the state of Washington is:

National Forests

The eight National Forests within the state of Washington are:

Note: the Okanogan and Wenatchee National Forests were formerly two separate National Forests that are now managed as one by the US Forest Service. [6]

National Wildlife Refuges

There are 23 National Wildlife Refuges are located in the state of Washington including:

See also

References

  1. ^ a b c The National Parks: Index 2005–2007. Washington, D.C.: National Park Service. ISBN 978-0-912627-75-5.
  2. ^ "Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument". United States Forest Service. Retrieved July 15, 2013.
  3. ^ "Annual Report of Lands as of September 30, 2009" (PDF). United States Fish and Wildlife Service. Retrieved July 15, 2013.
  4. ^ Brunner, Jim (March 25, 2013). "Obama creates San Juan Islands National Monument: read the proclamation". The Seattle Times. Retrieved March 26, 2013.
  5. ^ a b c d e f g h "Land Areas of the National Forest System" (PDF). United States Forest Service. January 1, 2013. Archived from the original on February 21, 2013. Retrieved July 15, 2013. ((cite journal)): Cite journal requires |journal= (help)
  6. ^ "The Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest". Retrieved 2022-03-08.
  7. ^ a b c d e f g h "Refuge List by State – Washington". United States Fish and Wildlife Service. Retrieved July 15, 2013.