Table 2 -- Regional Areas

 

 

----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

                                          No. of      Gross        NFS           Other

Area Kind                                 Units       Acreage      Acreage       Acreage

----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------       

Northern Region (1)

    National Forests                        15      26,898,607   24,148,496    2,750,111

    Purchase Units                           2             707          703            4

    National Grasslands                      4       1,259,810    1,259,810            0

    Land Utilization Projects                1             240          240            0

    Research and Experimental Areas          1              40           40            0

    Other Areas                              3             157          157            0

         Total                              26      28,159,561   25,409,446    2,750,115

 

Rocky Mountain Region (2)

    National Forests                        17      22,212,718   19,998,043    2,214,675

    National Grasslands                      7       2,274,275    2,092,716      181,559

    Research and Experimental Areas          1             144          144            0

         Total                              25      24,487,137   22,090,903    2,396,234

 

Southwestern Region (3)

    National Forests                        12      22,009,857   20,341,990    1,667,867

    National Grasslands                      4         271,288      262,141        9,147

    Land Utilization Projects                1             240          240            0

    Other Areas                              7         103,724      103,132          592

         Total                              24      22,385,109   20,707,503    1,677,606

 

Intermountain Region (4)

    National Forests                        18      34,135,504   31,891,849    2,243,655

    National Grasslands                      1          75,248       47,750       27,498

    Research and Experimental Areas          1          55,630       55,630            0

         Total                              20      34,266,382   31,995,229    2,271,153

 

Pacific Southwest Region (5)

    National Forests                        18      23,589,990   20,060,536    3,529,454

    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

         Total                              45      23,767,000   20,093,853    3,673,147

 

Pacific Northwest Region (6)

    National Forests                        21      27,190,084   24,549,024    2,641,060

    Purchase Units                          11          13,615        6,035        7,580

    National Grasslands                      1         173,629      112,347       61,282

    Land Utilization Projects                2           1,354        1,354            0

         Total                              35      27,378,682   24,668,760    2,709,922

 

Southern Region (8)

    National Forests                        35      24,041,837   12,820,874   11,220,963

    Purchase Units                          18       1,187,951      196,972      990,979

    National Grasslands                      2         184,099       38,182      145,917

    Land Utilization Projects                1              40           40            0

    Research and Experimental Areas          8             228          228            0

         Total                              64      25,414,155   13,056,296   12,357,859

 

Eastern Region (9)

    National Forests                        17      21,038,324   11,856,026    9,182,298

    Purchase Units                          20         881,220      145,186      736,034

    Land Utilization Projects                1               2            2            0

    Research and Experimental Areas          6          12,328        4,045        8,283

    Other Areas                              5          24,873       20,809        4,064

         Total                              49      21,956,747   12,026,068    9,930,679

 

Alaska Region (10)

    National Forests                         2      24,355,135   21,998,614    2,356,521

         Total                               2      24,355,135   21,998,614    2,356,521