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Quiz: QUIZ: Ted Turner

Question 1 of 10

How many acres of land does Ted Turner own?

  1. None
  2. 1 million
  3. 2 million
  4. 3 million

Ted Turner owns 2 million acres of land, making him the largest private landowner and conservationist in America. He has created wildlife sanctuaries on the land that are filled with protected endangered species, where he allows catch-and-release fishing of rare trout that are on the verge of extinction. He also charges hunters a hefty sum for the privilege of hunting the land's game. His New Mexico-based Vermejo Ranch offers elk hunters a weeklong vacation package for $12,000.

SOURCE: Turner Becomes Largest Private Landowner In US | The Independent