It's about one-ninety-fifth as big as Arkansas.
In other words, 143,040 hectares is 0.01038539 times the size of Arkansas, and the size of Arkansas is 96.289110 times that amount.(United States)
The "Natural State," Arkansas measures 13,773,190 hectares in total area. The 370 hectares state park called Crater of Diamonds is situated over an eroded lamproite volcanic formation and is the only state in the Union where diamonds are mined (although commercial mining was ceased in 2002).
It's about one-ninety-fifth as big as North Carolina.
In other words, 143,040 hectares is 0.01026191 times the size of North Carolina, and the size of North Carolina is 97.447750 times that amount.(United States)
The "Tar Heel State," North Carolina measures 13,938,930 hectares in total area. The Outer Banks, a 32,000 hectares region off the northeastern coast of the state's mainland, is a series of barrier islands that has been called the "Graveyard of the Atlantic" on account of the numerous shipwrecks that have occurred there.
It's about one-one-hundredth as big as New York.
In other words, 143,040 hectares is 0.01012319 times the size of New York, and the size of New York is 98.783090 times that amount.(United States)
The "Empire State," New York measures 14,129,940 hectares in total area. Adirondack Park, a 2,470,000 hectares area in the northeast region of the state, is the largest state-protected area in the contiguous United States.
It's about 100 times as big as LAX.
In other words, the size of LAX is 0.01 times 143,040 hectares.(a.k.a. Los Angeles International Airporta, a.k.a. KLAX) (total land area) (2012 figures)
Including nine passenger terminals and several other administrative and cargo facilities, LAX sits on 1,400 hectares of land. In 2014, LAX serviced almost 71 million passengers, 600,000 planes, and over 1.9 million tons of freight.
It's about one-one-hundredth as big as Iowa.
In other words, 143,040 hectares is 0.009814557 times the size of Iowa, and the size of Iowa is 101.88950 times that amount.(United States)
The "Hawkeye State," Iowa measures 14,574,270 hectares in total area. Sometimes called the "Food Capital of the World," approximately 60%, or 87,445,800 hectares of the state's area is used for agriculture.
It's about one-one-hundredth as big as Illinois.
In other words, 143,040 hectares is 0.009536153 times the size of Illinois, and the size of Illinois is 104.86410 times that amount.(United States)
The "Land of Lincoln," Illinois measures 14,999,760 hectares in total area. Though the Mississippi River marks the western border of the state at nearly all points, the 6,993 hectares area of Kaskaskia township has lain to the west of the River since an 1881 flood altered its course.
It's about one-one-hundredth as big as Georgia.
In other words, 143,040 hectares is 0.009293773 times the size of Georgia, and the size of Georgia is 107.59890 times that amount.(United States)
The "Peach State," Georgia measures 15,390,950 hectares in total area. In early 2008 (and on other, prior occasions), several legislators from drought-stricken Georgia alleged that an 1818 surveyor's error had placed the Georgia-Tennessee border 1.71 km (5,600 ft) south of where Congress had intended — an added distance which would allow Georgia access to the Tennessee River.