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Week of 2.22.08

State-by-State: Roadless Areas

The United States contains 58.5 million acres of pristine forest that are designated as "roadless areas," protecting them from development. Use the map below to learn about roadless areas in your state. You'll find your state's information beneath the map.

Map of the United States of America
Click on your state to learn which national forests and grasslands contain roadless areas.

Source: U.S. Forest Service

Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas California Colorado Connecticut Delaware District of Columbia Florida Georgia Hawaii Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Maine Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska Nevada New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York North Carolina North Dakota Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Rhode Island South Carolina South Dakota Tennessee Texas Utah Vermont Virginia Washington West Virginia Wisconsin Wyoming