Table 2 -- Regional Areas Summary
    No. of Gross NFS Other
  Area Kind Units Acreage Acreage Acreage
Northern Region (1)
National Forests 15 26,907,310 24,189,160 2,718,150
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 28,168,471 25,450,317 2,718,154
Rocky Mountain Region (2)
National Forests 17 22,174,287 19,988,785 2,185,502
National Grasslands 7 2,281,957 2,099,254 182,703
Research and Experimental Areas 1 144 144 0
Totals 25 24,456,388 22,088,183 2,368,205
Southwestern Region (3)
National Forests 12 22,010,861 20,355,537 1,655,324
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 22,474,859 20,809,796 1,665,063
Intermountain Region (4)
National Forests 18 34,135,588 31,922,197 2,213,391
National Grasslands 1 75,248 47,790 27,458
Research and Experimental Areas 1 55,630 55,630 0
Totals 20 34,266,466 32,025,617 2,240,849
Pacific Southwest Region (5)
National Forests 18 23,591,075 20,148,521 3,442,554
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 6,273 6,273 0
Totals 45 23,768,246 20,181,999 3,586,247
Pacific Northwest Region (6)
National Forests 21 27,205,921 24,622,678 2,583,243
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
Other Areas 1 62,533 59,068 3,465
Totals 38 27,459,280 24,803,002 2,656,278
Southern Region (8)
National Forests 35 23,888,346 12,893,238 10,995,108
Purchase Units 20 1,197,251 203,611 993,640
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 25,440,274 13,305,609 12,134,665
Eastern Region (9)
National Forests 17 21,044,126 11,916,006 9,128,120
Purchase Units 24 954,798 154,691 800,107
Land Utilization Projects 1 2 2 0
Research and Experimental Areas 6 12,328 4,045 8,283
Other Areas 5 19,940 19,940 0
Totals 53 22,031,194 12,094,684 9,936,510
Alaska Region (10)
National Forests 2 24,359,118 21,973,139 2,385,979
Totals 2 24,359,118 21,973,139 2,385,979