Table 2 - Regional Areas Summary Report Date: October 29, 2008
Region Area Kind
No.
Units
NFS
Acreage
Other
Acreage
Total
Acreage
National Forests 15 24,220,697 2,708,857 26,929,554
Purchase Units 2 703 4 707
National Grasslands 4 1,260,074 0 1,260,074
Land Utilization Projects 1 240 0 240
Research and Experimental Areas 1 40 0 40
Other Areas 3 159 0 159
26
28,190,774
25,481,913
2,708,861
TOTAL: Northern Region (1)
National Forests 17 20,007,562 2,170,787 22,178,349
National Grasslands 7 2,098,906 183,051 2,281,957
24
24,460,306
22,106,468
2,353,838
TOTAL: Rocky Mountain Region (2)
National Forests 12 20,349,790 1,661,071 22,010,861
National Grasslands 4 262,141 9,147 271,288
Land Utilization Projects 1 240 0 240
Other Areas 6 102,071 683 102,754
National Preserves 1 89,716 0 89,716
24
22,474,859
20,803,958
1,670,901
TOTAL: Southwestern Region (3)
National Forests 18 31,853,735 2,286,924 34,140,659
National Grasslands 1 47,790 27,458 75,248
Research and Experimental Areas 1 55,630 0 55,630
20
34,271,537
31,957,155
2,314,382
TOTAL: Intermountain Region (4)
National Forests 19 20,175,923 3,427,761 23,603,684
Purchase Units 4 3,996 143,693 147,689
National Grasslands 1 18,425 0 18,425
Research and Experimental Areas 3 4,784 0 4,784
Other Areas 19 6,273 0 6,273
46
23,780,855
20,209,401
3,571,454
TOTAL: Pacific Southwest Region (5)
National Forests 21 24,628,863 2,578,158 27,207,021
Purchase Units 13 7,545 8,298 15,843
National Grasslands 1 112,357 61,272 173,629
Land Utilization Projects 2 1,354 0 1,354
Other Areas 1 0 62,533 62,533
38
27,460,380
24,750,119
2,710,261
TOTAL: Pacific Northwest Region (6)
National Forests 35 12,917,989 11,128,531 24,045,243
Purchase Units 21 219,501 973,428 1,192,929
National Grasslands 2 38,182 145,917 184,099
Land Utilization Projects 1 40 0 40
Research and Experimental Areas 8 228 0 228
Other Areas 1 170,310 0 170,310
68
25,592,849
13,346,250
12,247,876
TOTAL: Southern Region (8)
National Forests 17 11,934,438 9,109,788 21,044,226
Purchase Units 23 157,921 796,431 954,352
Land Utilization Projects 1 2 0 2
Research and Experimental Areas 6 4,045 8,282 12,327
Other Areas 5 20,258 0 20,258
52
22,031,165
12,116,664
9,914,501
TOTAL: Eastern Region (9)
National Forests 2 21,969,228 2,389,890 24,359,118
2
24,359,118
21,969,228
2,389,890
TOTAL: Alaska Region (10)