Table 2 -- Regional Areas Summary
    No. of Gross NFS Other
  Area Kind Units Acreage Acreage Acreage
Northern Region (1)
National Forests 15 26,899,699 24,159,095 2,740,604
Purchase Units 2 707 703 4
National Grasslands 4 1,260,017 1,260,017 0
Land Utilization Projects 1 240 240 0
Research and Experimental Areas 1 40 40 0
Other Areas 3 157 157 0
Total 26 28,160,860 25,420,252 2,740,608
Rocky Mountain Region (2)
National Forests 17 22,168,557 19,963,185 2,205,372
National Grasslands 7 2,281,957 2,099,823 182,134
Research and Experimental Areas 1 144 144 0
Total 25 24,450,658 22,063,152 2,387,506
Southwestern Region (3)
National Forests 12 22,009,857 20,350,138 1,659,719
National Grasslands 4 271,288 262,141 9,147
Land Utilization Projects 1 240 240 0
Other Areas 6 102,754 102,162 592
National Preserves 1 89,716 89,716 0
Total 24 22,473,855 20,804,397 1,669,458
Intermountain Region (4)
National Forests 18 34,135,473 31,908,192 2,227,281
National Grasslands 1 75,248 47,750 27,498
Research and Experimental Areas 1 55,630 55,630 0
Total 20 34,266,351 32,011,572 2,254,779
Pacific Southwest Region (5)
National Forests 18 23,589,990 20,071,629 3,518,361
Purchase Units 4 147,689 3,996 143,693
National Grasslands 1 18,425 18,425 0
Research and Experimental Areas 3 4,784 4,784 0
Other Areas 19 6,112 6,112 0
Total 45 23,767,000 20,104,946 3,662,054
Pacific Northwest Region (6)
National Forests 21 27,203,790 24,592,090 2,611,700
Purchase Units 11 13,615 6,035 7,580
National Grasslands 1 173,629 112,347 61,282
Land Utilization Projects 2 1,354 1,354 0
Total 35 27,392,388 24,711,826 2,680,562
Southern Region (8)
National Forests 35 24,057,204 12,846,572 11,210,632
Purchase Units 18 1,187,376 197,108 990,268
National Grasslands 2 184,099 38,182 145,917
Land Utilization Projects 1 40 40 0
Research and Experimental Areas 8 228 228 0
Other Areas 1 170,310 170,310 0
Total 65 25,599,257 13,252,440 12,346,817
Eastern Region (9)
National Forests 17 21,044,081 11,882,717 9,161,364
Purchase Units 21 883,690 147,394 736,296
Land Utilization Projects 1 2 2 0
Research and Experimental Areas 6 12,328 4,045 8,283
Other Areas 5 17,073 17,073 0
Total 50 21,957,174 12,051,231 9,905,943
Alaska Region (10)
National Forests 2 24,355,135 21,987,024 2,368,111
Total 2 24,355,135 21,987,024 2,368,111