Table 2 -- Regional Areas Summary
    No. of Gross NFS Other
  Area Kind Units Acreage Acreage Acreage
 
Northern Region (1)
  National Forests 15 26,907,911 24,181,134 2,726,777
  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 28,169,072 25,442,291 2,726,781
     
Rocky Mountain Region (2)    
  National Forests 17 22,172,692 19,981,446 2,191,246
  National Grasslands 7 2,281,957 2,100,631 181,326
  Research and Experimental Areas 1 144 144 0
  Totals 25 24,454,793 22,082,221 2,372,572
     
Southwestern Region (3)    
  National Forests 12 22,009,856 20,353,490 1,656,366
  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 20,807,749 1,666,105
     
Intermountain Region (4)    
  National Forests 18 34,387,765 32,164,415 2,223,350
  National Grasslands 1 75,248 47,790 27,458
  Research and Experimental Areas 1 55,630 55,630 0
  Totals 20 34,518,643 32,267,835 2,250,808
     
Pacific Southwest Region (5)    
  National Forests 18 23,590,015 20,132,915 3,457,100
  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 20,166,232 3,600,793
     
Pacific Northwest Region (6)    
  National Forests 21 27,205,676 24,619,817 2,585,859
  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 27,396,502 24,741,073 2,655,429
     
Southern Region (8)    
  National Forests 35 23,833,234 12,881,841 10,951,393
  Purchase Units 20 1,197,251 203,606 993,645
  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 25,385,162 13,294,207 12,090,955
     
Eastern Region (9)    
  National Forests 17 21,044,115 11,907,106 9,137,009
  Purchase Units 22 890,978 154,176 736,802
  Land Utilization Projects 1 2 2 0
  Research and Experimental Areas 6 12,328 4,045 8,283
  Other Areas 5 17,309 17,309 0
  Totals 51 21,964,732 12,082,638 9,882,094
     
Alaska Region (10)    
  National Forests 2 24,359,118 21,973,662 2,385,456
  Totals 2 24,359,118 21,973,662 2,385,456