Table 2--Regional Areas Summary




                           No. of      Gross          NFS            Other
Area kind                  units       acreage        acreage        acreage

Northern Region (1)                                               
National forests           15        26,919,279    24,114,082      2,805,197
National grasslands         4         1,260,111     1,260,111              0
Purchase units              2               707           703              4
Land utilization proj.      1               240           240              0
Research and exp. areas     1                40            40              0
Other areas                 3               157           157              0
    Total                  26        28,180,534    25,375,333      2,805,201

Rocky Mountain Region (2)                                         
National forests           17        22,203,384    19,983,360      2,220,024
National grasslands         7         2,274,120     2,114,540        159,580
Purchase units                                0             0              0
Land utilization proj.                        0             0              0
Research and exp. areas     1               144           144              0
Other areas                                   0             0              0
    Total                   25       24,477,648    22,098,044      2,379,604

Southwestern Region (3)                                          
National forests           12        22,006,653    20,336,799      1,669,854
National grasslands         4           271,288       262,141          9,147
Purchase units                                0             0              0
Land utilization proj.      1               240           240              0
Research and exp. areas                       0             0              0
Other Areas                 7           103,724       103,132            592
    Total                  24        22,381,905    20,702,312      1,679,593

Intermountain Region (4)                                          
National forests           19        34,126,216    31,800,548      2,325,668
National grasslands         1            75,248        47,756         27,492
Purchase units                                0             0              0
Land utilization proj.                        0             0              0
Research and exp. areas     1            55,630        55,630              0
Other areas                                   0             0              0
    Total                  21        34,257,094    31,903,934      2,353,160

Pacific Southwestern Region (5)
National forests 19 23,562,990 19,989,439 3,573,551 National grasslands 1 18,425 18,425 0 Purchase units 4 147,689 3,996 143,693 Land utilization proj. 0 0 0 Research and exp. areas 3 4,784 4,784 0 Other areas 20 6,006 6,006 0 Total 47 23,739,894 20,022,650 3,717,244
Pacific Northwestern Region (6)
National forests 22 27,171,578 24,513,386 2,658,192 National grasslands 1 173,629 111,352 62,277 Purchase units 9 11,008 2,956 8,052 Land utilization proj. 2 1,354 1,354 0 Research and exp. areas 0 0 0 Other areas 0 0 0 Total 34 27,357,569 24,629,048 2,728,521
Southern Region (8)
National forests 35 23,699,116 12,684,907 11,014,209 National grasslands 2 184,099 38,093 146,006 Purchase units 14 1,151,385 151,583 999,802 Land utilization proj. 1 40 40 0 Research and exp. areas 8 228 228 0 Other areas 0 0 0 Total 60 25,034,868 12,874,851 12,160,017
Eastern Region (9)
National forests 17 21,041,479 11,793,585 9,247,894 National grasslands 0 0 0 Purchase units 19 879,431 143,408 736,023 Land utilization proj. 3 959 959 0 Research and exp. areas 6 12,328 4,045 8,283 Other areas 3 221 221 0 Total 48 21,934,418 11,942,218 9,992,200
Alaska Region (10)
National forests 2 24,355,135 22,053,445 2,301,690 National grasslands 0 0 0 Purchase units 0 0 0 Land utilization proj. 0 0 0 Research and exp. areas 0 0 0 Other areas 0 0 0 Total 2 24,355,135 22,053,445 2,301,690