Table 2.1 - Area of forest land in the United States by region, State, and forest land class, 1987
Forest land class
Region and State All forest
land
Unreserved
timberland
Reserved
timberland
Other forest
land
----------(1,000 acres)------------
Southeast:
Florida 16,721 15,238 461 1,022
Georgia 23,906 23,383 505 18
North Carolina 18,892 18,359 490 43
South Carolina 12,257 12,179 78 0
Virginia 15,968 15,436 471 61
Total 87,744 84,595 2,005 1,144
South Central:
Alabama 21,725 21,659 66 0
Arkansas 16,987 16,673 91 223
Louisiana 13,883 13,873 10 0
Mississippi 16,694 16,673 9 12
Oklahoma 7,284 4,748 23 2,513
Tennessee 13,258 12,839 395 24
Texas 13,656 12,414 120 1,122
Total 1,103,487 98,879 714 3,894
Northeast and Mid-Atlantic:
Connecticut 1,815 1,777 21 17
Delaware 398 388 3 7
Kentucky 12,256 11,908 267 81
Maine 17,713 17,175 276 262
Maryland 2,632 2,461 153 18
Massachusetts 3,097 3,010 0 87
New Hampshire 5,021 4,803 70 148
New Jersey 1,985 1,914 41 30
New York 18,775 15,799 2,549 427
Ohio 7,310 7,141 120 49
Pennsylvania 16,996 16,186 532 278
Rhode Island 398 368 8 22
Vermont 4,479 4,424 25 30
West Virginia 11,942 11,799 116 27
Total 4,817 99,153 4,181 1,483
North Central and Central:
Illinois 4,266 4,030 236 0
Indiana 4,439 4,296 143 0
lowa 1,562 1,459 76 27
Kansas 1,358 1,207 23 128
Michigan 18,221 17,364 623 234
Minnesota 16,583 13,571 1,178 1,834
Missouri 12,523 11,996 224 303
Nebraska 722 536 23 163
North Dakota 460 337 0 123
South Dakota 1,690 1,447 22 221
Wisconsin 15,319 14,727 261 331
Total 77,143 70,970 2,809 3,364
Rocky Mountain:
Arizona 19,384 3,789 1,090 14,505
Colorado 21,337 11,739 1,714 7,884
Idaho 21,818 14,533 3,051 4,234
Montana 21,910 14,736 1,396 5,778
Nevada 8,927 221 1 8,705
New Mexico 18,527 5,181 1,399 11,947
Utah 16,233 3,078 346 12,809
Wyoming 9,966 4,332 2,943 2,691
Total 138,102 57,609 11,940 68,553
Pacific Coast:
Alaska 129,045 15,763 5,292 107,990
California 39,381 16,712 2,940 19,729
Hawaii 1,748 700 113 935
Oregon 28,057 22,084 1,777 4,196
Washington 21,857 16,848 2,765 2,244
Total 220,088 72,107 12,887 135,094
U.S. total 731,381 483,313 34,536 213,532