United States Forests

Data Source: The Eastern Non-Industrial Private Forests
By Gerald D Hertel
Assistant Director, USDA Forest Service, Northeastern Area,
State and Private Forestry, Forest Health and Management, Radnor, PA
 

Ownership

Million Acres

 

West

Pct Total

East

Pct Total

Total

Pct Total Acres

Non-Industrial Private

37

13%

251

87%

288

59%

National Forests

64

75%

21

25%

85

17%

Forest Industry

15

21%

55

79%

70

14%

State, County, Municipal, Other Federal

17

36%

30

64%

47

10%

Total Million Acres

133

27%

357

73%

490

100%

 

Production

Million Cubic Feet

 

West

Pct Total

East

Pct Total

Total

Pct Total Cu Ft

Non-Industrial Private

904

11%

7092

89%

7996

49%

National Forests

1485

74%

516

26%

2001

12%

Forest Industry

1694

32%

3630

68%

5324

33%

State, County, Municipal, Other Federal

485

49%

500

51%

985

6%

Total Million Cubic Feet

4568

28%

11738

72%

16306

100%