Table 21 -- National Forest Lands - Annual Acreage
(1891--2001)
    Total     Total  
Year   Forests NF Acreage Year Forests NF Acreage
1950 151 179,685,328
1891 ** 1 1,239,000 51 151 179,947,794
92 ** 6 3,254,000 52 153 180,168,800
93 ** 15 13,417,000 53 153 180,386,928
94 ** 17 17,928,000 54 152 180,358,491
1895 ** 17 17,928,000 1955 149 180,302,398
96 ** 17 17,928,000 56 149 180,354,267
97 ** 29 39,103,000 57 149 180,335,417
98 ** 31 40,866,000 58 148 180,378,544
99 ** 37 46,168,000 59 148 180,468,001
1900 ** 38 46,515,000 1960 151 180,843,513
01 ** 41 46,324,000 61 154 181,050,808
02 ** 54 51,896,000 62 154 181,635,371
03 ** 53 63,211,000 63 154 181,974,887
04 ** 59 62,611,000 64 154 182,078,340
1905 ** 83 75,352,000 1965 154 182,138,750
06 106 94,159,000 66 154 182,272,997
07 159 132,732,000 67 154 182,507,377
08 165 147,820,000 68 154 182,615,576
09 150 172,230,000 69 154 182,340,141
1910 149 168,029,000 1970 154 182,571,102
11 153 168,165,000 71 154 182,578,296
12 163 165,027,000 72 155 182,773,942
13 163 165,516,518 73 155 183,014,294
14 163 163,848,524 74 155 182,045,476
1915 162 162,773,280 1975 155 183,280,072
16 153 155,399,809 76 154 183,380,761
17 152 155,166,619 77 154 183,447,427
18 151 155,374,602 78 154 183,554,842
19 151 153,933,460 79 154 183,186,893
1920 152 156,032,053 1980 155 183,060,464
21 149 156,666,045 81 155 186,441,602
22 148 156,837,282 82 155 186,559,221
23 146 157,236,807 83 155 186,531,949
24 146 157,502,793 84 156 186,383,802
1925 159 158,395,056 1985 156 186,315,499
26 160 158,759,210 86 156 186,463,004
27 159 158,800,424 87 156 186,454,781
28 151 159,480,856 88 156 186,245,659
29 150 159,750,520 89 156 186,905,252
1930 149 160,090,817 1990 156 187,083,200
31 151 160,787,687 91 156 186,996,286
32 148 161,360,691 92 156 187,114,116
33 148 162,009,145 93 155 187,226,244
34 145 162,591,124 94 155 187,269,551
1935 142 163,310,002 1995 155 187,239,503
36 147 165,978,691 96 155 187,281,319
37 157 171,403,306 97 155 187,419,277
38 158 172,451,394 98 155 187,485,759
39 158 173,225,983 99 155 187,669,299
1940 160 174,769,543 2000 155 187,737,334
41 160 175,763,793 01 155 187,760,642
42 160 176,593,251
43 160 176,925,027
44 158 177,422,436
1945 155 177,641,903
46 152 177,768,552
47 153 178,165,104
48 152 178,595,882
49 152 179,339,893
**Gross acreage for years 1891-1905