Table 2 -- Regional Areas Summary
    No. of Gross NFS Other
  Area Kind Units Acreage Acreage Acreage
 
Northern Region (1)
  National Forests 15 26,900,876 24,170,643 2,730,233
  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
  Totals 26 28,162,037 25,431,800 2,730,237
   
Rocky Mountain Region (2)  
  National Forests 17 22,168,577 19,966,959 2,201,618
  National Grasslands 7 2,281,957 2,100,262 181,695
  Research and Experimental Areas 1 144 144 0
  Totals 25 24,450,678 22,067,365 2,383,313
   
Southwestern Region (3)  
  National Forests 12 22,009,856 20,351,520 1,658,336
  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
  Totals 24 22,473,854 20,805,779 1,668,075
   
Intermountain Region (4)  
  National Forests 18 34,135,588 31,909,441 2,226,147
  National Grasslands 1 75,248 47,790 27,458
  Research and Experimental Areas 1 55,630 55,630 0
  Totals 20 34,266,466 32,012,861 2,253,605
   
Pacific Southwest Region (5)  
  National Forests 18 23,589,990 20,097,187 3,492,803
  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
  Totals 45 23,767,000 20,130,504 3,636,496
   
Pacific Northwest Region (6)  
  National Forests 21 27,203,133 24,601,080 2,602,053
  Purchase Units 13 15,843 6,498 9,345
  National Grasslands 1 173,629 112,357 61,272
  Land Utilization Projects 2 1,354 1,354 0
  Totals 37 27,393,959 24,721,289 2,672,670
   
Southern Region (8)  
  National Forests 35 24,059,197 12,848,565 11,210,632
  Purchase Units 19 1,193,225 202,957 990,268
  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
  Totals 66 25,607,099 13,260,282 12,346,817
   
Eastern Region (9)  
  National Forests 17 21,044,198 11,884,201 9,159,997
  Purchase Units 21 883,830 147,534 736,296
  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
  Totals 50 21,957,431 12,052,855 9,904,576
   
Alaska Region (10)  
  National Forests 2 24,355,135 21,982,084 2,373,051
  Totals 2 24,355,135 21,982,084 2,373,051