Table 2 -- Regional Areas Summary
    No. of Gross NFS Other
  Area Kind Units Acreage Acreage Acreage
 
Northern Region (1)
  National Forests 15 26,907,695 24,180,428 2,727,267
  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 28,168,856 25,441,585 2,727,271
     
Rocky Mountain Region (2)    
  National Forests 17 22,168,577 19,969,441 2,199,136
  National Grasslands 7 2,281,957 2,100,255 181,702
  Research and Experimental Areas 1 144 144 0
  Totals 25 24,450,678 22,069,840 2,380,838
     
Southwestern Region (3)    
  National Forests 12 22,009,856 20,351,508 1,658,348
  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 20,805,767 1,668,087
     
Intermountain Region (4)    
  National Forests 18 34,122,944 31,900,368 2,222,576
  National Grasslands 1 75,248 47,790 27,458
  Research and Experimental Areas 1 55,630 55,630 0
  Totals 20 34,253,822 32,003,788 2,250,034
     
Pacific Southwest Region (5)    
  National Forests 18 23,590,015 20,104,028 3,485,987
  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 23,767,025 20,137,345 3,629,680
     
Pacific Northwest Region (6)    
  National Forests 21 27,206,715 24,615,760 2,590,955
  Purchase Units 13 15,843 7,545 8,298
  National Grasslands 1 173,629 112,357 61,272
  Land Utilization Projects 2 1,354 1,354 0
  Totals 37 27,397,541 24,737,016 2,660,525
     
Southern Region (8)    
  National Forests 35 24,049,190 12,864,570 11,184,620
  Purchase Units 20 1,193,315 199,670 993,645
  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 67 25,597,182 13,273,000 12,324,182
     
Eastern Region (9)    
  National Forests 17 21,044,119 11,893,209 9,150,910
  Purchase Units 21 883,733 147,437 736,296
  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 21,957,255 12,061,766 9,895,489
     
Alaska Region (10)    
  National Forests 2 24,356,178 21,980,905 2,375,273
  Totals 2 24,356,178 21,980,905 2,375,273