Forests of the West contain an incredible assemblage of resources. They cover about 365 million acres (49% of the nation’s total forested area) and are managed by a diversity of owners,
Over 175 million acres of forest – close to 23 percent of forestland in the nation - are found in the heavily populated Northeastern and Midwestern regional of the United States.
The South is home to vast and diverse forest resources. Forests account for a large portion of land in the South, with some states having two‐thirds or more of their land area..
Forest Health Resiliency, and Sustainability | Wildlife, Fuel Loads and Urbanization