Table 2 -- Regional Areas Summary
    No. of Gross NFS Other
  Area Kind Units Acreage Acreage Acreage
Northern Region (1)
National Forests 15 26,919,176 24,204,453 2,714,723
Purchase Units 2 707 703 4
National Grasslands 4 1,261,932 1,261,932 0
Land Utilization Projects 1 240 240 0
Research and Experimental Areas 1 40 40 0
Other Areas 3 159 159 0
Totals 26 28,182,254 25,467,527 2,714,727
Rocky Mountain Region (2)
National Forests 17 22,178,367 20,005,036 2,173,331
National Grasslands 7 2,281,957 2,098,925 183,032
Research and Experimental Areas 1 144 144 0
Totals 25 24,460,468 22,104,105 2,356,363
Southwestern Region (3)
National Forests 12 22,010,861 20,355,904 1,654,957
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 20,810,163 1,664,696
Intermountain Region (4)
National Forests 18 34,139,863 31,926,547 2,213,316
National Grasslands 1 75,248 47,790 27,458
Research and Experimental Areas 1 55,630 55,630 0
Totals 20 34,270,741 32,029,967 2,240,774
Pacific Southwest Region (5)
National Forests 19 23,594,910 20,157,978 3,436,932
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 46 23,772,081 20,191,456 3,580,625
Pacific Northwest Region (6)
National Forests 21 27,206,000 24,625,021 2,580,979
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 27,459,359 24,805,345 2,654,014
Southern Region (8)
National Forests 35 23,830,962 12,899,168 10,931,794
Purchase Units 21 1,198,147 205,599 992,548
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 68 25,383,786 13,313,527 12,070,259
Eastern Region (9)
National Forests 17 21,044,124 11,920,857 9,123,267
Purchase Units 24 954,718 157,868 796,850
Land Utilization Projects 1 2 2 0
Research and Experimental Areas 6 12,327 4,045 8,282
Other Areas 5 19,940 19,940 0
Totals 53 22,031,111 12,102,712 9,928,399
Alaska Region (10)
National Forests 2 24,359,118 21,972,678 2,386,440
Totals 2 24,359,118 21,972,678 2,386,440
           
Please note that summing the ‘No. of Units’ on different tables 
may not necessarily give identifcal results due to the fact 
that some units are located in more than 1 region.