Sally Butts

Sally ButtsSally Butts, Acting Division Chief, Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) National Conservation Lands.

Sally oversees about 36 million acres of specially-designated lands across BLM-managed lands, including National Monuments, Wilderness, Wild and Scenic Rivers, and National Scenic and Historic Trails.  Prior to coming to the BLM, Sally worked for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in Washington State and collaborated extensively with Tribes on forest management issues.  Before joining the federal government, she worked as a Wildlife Biologist for the Quinault Indian Nation on the coast of Washington State.

Sally has Bachelor’s degree in Wildlife Biology, a Master’s degree in Forestry, and a law degree with emphases in environmental and Native American law.  Sally grew up in north-central Idaho.