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88-577 The Wilderness Act Sec. 4. PROHIBITION OF CERATIN USES, (c) Bureau of Land Management California
  • General Admininstration
  • "Minimum necessary" Requirements
  • Motorized/Mechanized Use
  • Aircraft/Helicopters
  • Mechanized Equipment
  • Motorboats
  • Motorized Equipment
  • Motorized Vehicles
  • Public Use/Facilities
  • Structures/Roads
  • Access
  • Mechanized Access
Wilderness(es): Domeland Wilderness, Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness
Text: (c) Except as specifically provided for in this Act, and subject to existing private rights, there shall be no commercial enterprise and no permanent road within any wilderness area designated by this Act and, except as necessary to meet minimum requirements for the administration of the area for the purpose of this Act (including measures required in emergencies involving the health and safety of persons within the area), there shall be no temporary road, no use of motor vehicles, motorized equipment or motorboats, no landing of aircraft, no other form of mechanical transport, and no structure or installation within any such area.
88-577 The Wilderness Act Sec. 4. PROHIBITION OF CERATIN USES, (c) Forest Service Arizona
California
Colorado
Idaho
Minnesota
Montana
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Mexico
North Carolina
Oregon
Washington
Wyoming
  • General Admininstration
  • "Minimum necessary" Requirements
  • Motorized/Mechanized Use
  • Aircraft/Helicopters
  • Mechanized Equipment
  • Motorboats
  • Motorized Equipment
  • Motorized Vehicles
  • Public Use/Facilities
  • Structures/Roads
  • Access
  • Mechanized Access
Wilderness(es): Anaconda Pintler Wilderness, Ansel Adams Wilderness, Bob Marshall Wilderness, Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, Bridger Wilderness, Cabinet Mountains Wilderness, Caribou Wilderness, Chiricahua Wilderness, Cucamonga Wilderness, Diamond Peak Wilderness, Domeland Wilderness, Eagle Cap Wilderness, Galiuro Wilderness, Gates of the Mountains Wilderness, Gearhart Mountain Wilderness, Gila Wilderness, Glacier Peak Wilderness, Goat Rocks Wilderness, Great Gulf Wilderness, Hoover Wilderness, Jarbidge Wilderness, John Muir Wilderness, Kalmiopsis Wilderness, La Garita Wilderness, Linville Gorge Wilderness, Marble Mountain Wilderness, Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness, Mazatzal Wilderness, Mokelumne Wilderness, Mount Adams Wilderness, Mount Hood Wilderness, Mount Washington Wilderness, Mount Zirkel Wilderness, Mountain Lakes Wilderness, North Absaroka Wilderness, Pecos Wilderness, Rawah Wilderness, San Gorgonio Wilderness, San Jacinto Wilderness, San Pedro Parks Wilderness, Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness, Shining Rock Wilderness, Sierra Ancha Wilderness, South Warner Wilderness, Strawberry Mountain Wilderness, Superstition Wilderness, Teton Wilderness, Thousand Lakes Wilderness, Three Sisters Wilderness, Washakie Wilderness, West Elk Wilderness, Wheeler Peak Wilderness, White Mountain Wilderness, Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness
Text: (c) Except as specifically provided for in this Act, and subject to existing private rights, there shall be no commercial enterprise and no permanent road within any wilderness area designated by this Act and, except as necessary to meet minimum requirements for the administration of the area for the purpose of this Act (including measures required in emergencies involving the health and safety of persons within the area), there shall be no temporary road, no use of motor vehicles, motorized equipment or motorboats, no landing of aircraft, no other form of mechanical transport, and no structure or installation within any such area.
88-577 The Wilderness Act Sec. 4. SPECIAL PROVISIONS, (d)(1) Bureau of Land Management California
  • Motorized/Mechanized Use
  • Aircraft/Helicopters
  • Motorboats
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Insects/Diseases/Invasive Species
  • Fire Management
Wilderness(es): Domeland Wilderness, Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness
Text: (d) The following special provisions are hereby made: (1) Within wilderness areas designated by this Act the use of aircraft or motorboats, where these uses have already become established, may be permitted to continue subject to such restrictions as the Secretary of Agriculture deems desirable. In addition, such measures may be taken as may be necessary in the control of fire, insects, and diseases, subject to such conditions as the Secretary deems desirable.
88-577 The Wilderness Act Sec. 4. SPECIAL PROVISIONS, (d)(1) Forest Service Arizona
California
Colorado
Idaho
Minnesota
Montana
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Mexico
North Carolina
Oregon
Washington
Wyoming
  • Motorized/Mechanized Use
  • Aircraft/Helicopters
  • Motorboats
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Insects/Diseases/Invasive Species
  • Fire Management
Wilderness(es): Anaconda Pintler Wilderness, Ansel Adams Wilderness, Bob Marshall Wilderness, Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, Bridger Wilderness, Cabinet Mountains Wilderness, Caribou Wilderness, Chiricahua Wilderness, Cucamonga Wilderness, Diamond Peak Wilderness, Domeland Wilderness, Eagle Cap Wilderness, Galiuro Wilderness, Gates of the Mountains Wilderness, Gearhart Mountain Wilderness, Gila Wilderness, Glacier Peak Wilderness, Goat Rocks Wilderness, Great Gulf Wilderness, Hoover Wilderness, Jarbidge Wilderness, John Muir Wilderness, Kalmiopsis Wilderness, La Garita Wilderness, Linville Gorge Wilderness, Marble Mountain Wilderness, Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness, Mazatzal Wilderness, Mokelumne Wilderness, Mount Adams Wilderness, Mount Hood Wilderness, Mount Washington Wilderness, Mount Zirkel Wilderness, Mountain Lakes Wilderness, North Absaroka Wilderness, Pecos Wilderness, Rawah Wilderness, San Gorgonio Wilderness, San Jacinto Wilderness, San Pedro Parks Wilderness, Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness, Shining Rock Wilderness, Sierra Ancha Wilderness, South Warner Wilderness, Strawberry Mountain Wilderness, Superstition Wilderness, Teton Wilderness, Thousand Lakes Wilderness, Three Sisters Wilderness, Washakie Wilderness, West Elk Wilderness, Wheeler Peak Wilderness, White Mountain Wilderness, Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness
Text: (d) The following special provisions are hereby made: (1) Within wilderness areas designated by this Act the use of aircraft or motorboats, where these uses have already become established, may be permitted to continue subject to such restrictions as the Secretary of Agriculture deems desirable. In addition, such measures may be taken as may be necessary in the control of fire, insects, and diseases, subject to such conditions as the Secretary deems desirable.
88-577 The Wilderness Act Sec. 4(d)(2) Bureau of Land Management California
  • Commercial Use
  • Mining
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Monitoring/Data Collection/Evaluation
Wilderness(es): Domeland Wilderness, Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness
Text: (2) Nothing in this Act shall prevent within national forest wilderness areas any activity, including prospecting, for the purpose of gathering information about mineral or other resources, if such activity is carried on in a manner compatible with the preservation of the wilderness environment. Furthermore, in accordance with such program as the Secretary of Interior shall develop and conduct in consultation with the Secretary of Agriculture, such areas shall be surveyed on a planned, recurring basis consistent with the concept of wilderness preservation by the Geological Survey and the Bureau of Mines to determine the mineral values, if any, that may be present; and the results of such surveys shall be made available to the public and submitted to the President and Congress.
88-577 The Wilderness Act Sec. 4(d)(2) Forest Service Arizona
California
Colorado
Idaho
Minnesota
Montana
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Mexico
North Carolina
Oregon
Washington
Wyoming
  • Commercial Use
  • Mining
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Monitoring/Data Collection/Evaluation
Wilderness(es): Anaconda Pintler Wilderness, Ansel Adams Wilderness, Bob Marshall Wilderness, Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, Bridger Wilderness, Cabinet Mountains Wilderness, Caribou Wilderness, Chiricahua Wilderness, Cucamonga Wilderness, Diamond Peak Wilderness, Domeland Wilderness, Eagle Cap Wilderness, Galiuro Wilderness, Gates of the Mountains Wilderness, Gearhart Mountain Wilderness, Gila Wilderness, Glacier Peak Wilderness, Goat Rocks Wilderness, Great Gulf Wilderness, Hoover Wilderness, Jarbidge Wilderness, John Muir Wilderness, Kalmiopsis Wilderness, La Garita Wilderness, Linville Gorge Wilderness, Marble Mountain Wilderness, Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness, Mazatzal Wilderness, Mokelumne Wilderness, Mount Adams Wilderness, Mount Hood Wilderness, Mount Washington Wilderness, Mount Zirkel Wilderness, Mountain Lakes Wilderness, North Absaroka Wilderness, Pecos Wilderness, Rawah Wilderness, San Gorgonio Wilderness, San Jacinto Wilderness, San Pedro Parks Wilderness, Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness, Shining Rock Wilderness, Sierra Ancha Wilderness, South Warner Wilderness, Strawberry Mountain Wilderness, Superstition Wilderness, Teton Wilderness, Thousand Lakes Wilderness, Three Sisters Wilderness, Washakie Wilderness, West Elk Wilderness, Wheeler Peak Wilderness, White Mountain Wilderness, Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness
Text: (2) Nothing in this Act shall prevent within national forest wilderness areas any activity, including prospecting, for the purpose of gathering information about mineral or other resources, if such activity is carried on in a manner compatible with the preservation of the wilderness environment. Furthermore, in accordance with such program as the Secretary of Interior shall develop and conduct in consultation with the Secretary of Agriculture, such areas shall be surveyed on a planned, recurring basis consistent with the concept of wilderness preservation by the Geological Survey and the Bureau of Mines to determine the mineral values, if any, that may be present; and the results of such surveys shall be made available to the public and submitted to the President and Congress.
88-577 The Wilderness Act Sec. 4(d)(3) Bureau of Land Management California
  • Motorized/Mechanized Use
  • Mechanized Equipment
  • Commercial Use
  • Mining
  • Permits/Licenses/Leases
  • Timber
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Resource Development
  • Public Use/Facilities
  • Structures/Roads
  • Access
  • General Access
Wilderness(es): Domeland Wilderness, Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness
Text: (3) Notwithstanding any other provisions of this Act, until midnight December 31, 1983, the United States mining laws and all laws pertaining to mineral leasing shall, to the same extent as applicable prior to the effective date of this Act, extend to those national forest lands designated by this Act as “wilderness areas”; subject, however, to such reasonable regulations governing ingress and egress as may be prescribed by the Secretary of Agriculture consistent with the use of the land for mineral location and development and exploration, drilling, and production, and use of land for transmission lines, water-lines, telephone lines, or facilities necessary in exploring, drilling, producing, mining, and processing operations, including where essential the use of mechanized ground or air equipment and restoration as near as practicable of the surface of the land disturbed in performing prospecting, location, and, in oil and gas leasing, discovery work, exploration, drilling, and production, as soon as they have served their purpose. Mining locations lying within the boundaries of said wilderness areas shall be held and used solely for mining or processing operations and uses reasonable incident thereto; and hereafter, subject to valid existing rights, all patents issued under the mining laws of the United States affecting national forest lands designated by this Act as wilderness areas shall convey title to the mineral deposits within the claim, together with the right to cut and use so much of the mature timber therefrom as may be needed in the extraction, removal, and beneficiation of the mineral deposits, if needed timber is not otherwise reasonably available, and if the timber is cut under sound principles of forest management as defined by the national forest rules and regulations, but each such patent shall reserve to the United States all title in or to the surface of the lands and products thereof, and no use of the surface of the claim or the resources therefrom not reasonably required for carrying on mining or prospecting shall be allowed except as otherwise expressly provided in this Act: Provided, That unless hereafter specifically authorized, no patent within wilderness areas designated by this Act shall issue after December 31, 1983, except for the valid claims existing on or before December 31, 1983. Mining claims located after the effective date of this Act within the boundaries of wilderness areas designated by this Act shall create no rights in excess of those rights which may be patented under the provisions of this subsection. Mineral leases, permits, and licenses covering lands within national forest wilderness areas designated by this Act shall contain such reasonable stipulations as may be prescribed by the Secretary of Agriculture for the protection of the wilderness character of the land consistent with the use of the land for the purposes for which they are leased, permitted, or licensed. Subject to valid rights then existing, effective January 1, 1984, the minerals in lands designated by this Act as wilderness areas are withdrawn from all forms of appropriation under the mining laws and from disposition under all laws pertaining to mineral leasing and all amendments thereto.
88-577 The Wilderness Act Sec. 4(d)(3) Forest Service Arizona
California
Colorado
Idaho
Minnesota
Montana
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Mexico
North Carolina
Oregon
Washington
Wyoming
  • Motorized/Mechanized Use
  • Mechanized Equipment
  • Commercial Use
  • Mining
  • Permits/Licenses/Leases
  • Timber
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Resource Development
  • Public Use/Facilities
  • Structures/Roads
  • Access
  • General Access
Wilderness(es): Anaconda Pintler Wilderness, Ansel Adams Wilderness, Bob Marshall Wilderness, Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, Bridger Wilderness, Cabinet Mountains Wilderness, Caribou Wilderness, Chiricahua Wilderness, Cucamonga Wilderness, Diamond Peak Wilderness, Domeland Wilderness, Eagle Cap Wilderness, Galiuro Wilderness, Gates of the Mountains Wilderness, Gearhart Mountain Wilderness, Gila Wilderness, Glacier Peak Wilderness, Goat Rocks Wilderness, Great Gulf Wilderness, Hoover Wilderness, Jarbidge Wilderness, John Muir Wilderness, Kalmiopsis Wilderness, La Garita Wilderness, Linville Gorge Wilderness, Marble Mountain Wilderness, Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness, Mazatzal Wilderness, Mokelumne Wilderness, Mount Adams Wilderness, Mount Hood Wilderness, Mount Washington Wilderness, Mount Zirkel Wilderness, Mountain Lakes Wilderness, North Absaroka Wilderness, Pecos Wilderness, Rawah Wilderness, San Gorgonio Wilderness, San Jacinto Wilderness, San Pedro Parks Wilderness, Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness, Shining Rock Wilderness, Sierra Ancha Wilderness, South Warner Wilderness, Strawberry Mountain Wilderness, Superstition Wilderness, Teton Wilderness, Thousand Lakes Wilderness, Three Sisters Wilderness, Washakie Wilderness, West Elk Wilderness, Wheeler Peak Wilderness, White Mountain Wilderness, Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness
Text: (3) Notwithstanding any other provisions of this Act, until midnight December 31, 1983, the United States mining laws and all laws pertaining to mineral leasing shall, to the same extent as applicable prior to the effective date of this Act, extend to those national forest lands designated by this Act as “wilderness areas”; subject, however, to such reasonable regulations governing ingress and egress as may be prescribed by the Secretary of Agriculture consistent with the use of the land for mineral location and development and exploration, drilling, and production, and use of land for transmission lines, water-lines, telephone lines, or facilities necessary in exploring, drilling, producing, mining, and processing operations, including where essential the use of mechanized ground or air equipment and restoration as near as practicable of the surface of the land disturbed in performing prospecting, location, and, in oil and gas leasing, discovery work, exploration, drilling, and production, as soon as they have served their purpose. Mining locations lying within the boundaries of said wilderness areas shall be held and used solely for mining or processing operations and uses reasonable incident thereto; and hereafter, subject to valid existing rights, all patents issued under the mining laws of the United States affecting national forest lands designated by this Act as wilderness areas shall convey title to the mineral deposits within the claim, together with the right to cut and use so much of the mature timber therefrom as may be needed in the extraction, removal, and beneficiation of the mineral deposits, if needed timber is not otherwise reasonably available, and if the timber is cut under sound principles of forest management as defined by the national forest rules and regulations, but each such patent shall reserve to the United States all title in or to the surface of the lands and products thereof, and no use of the surface of the claim or the resources therefrom not reasonably required for carrying on mining or prospecting shall be allowed except as otherwise expressly provided in this Act: Provided, That unless hereafter specifically authorized, no patent within wilderness areas designated by this Act shall issue after December 31, 1983, except for the valid claims existing on or before December 31, 1983. Mining claims located after the effective date of this Act within the boundaries of wilderness areas designated by this Act shall create no rights in excess of those rights which may be patented under the provisions of this subsection. Mineral leases, permits, and licenses covering lands within national forest wilderness areas designated by this Act shall contain such reasonable stipulations as may be prescribed by the Secretary of Agriculture for the protection of the wilderness character of the land consistent with the use of the land for the purposes for which they are leased, permitted, or licensed. Subject to valid rights then existing, effective January 1, 1984, the minerals in lands designated by this Act as wilderness areas are withdrawn from all forms of appropriation under the mining laws and from disposition under all laws pertaining to mineral leasing and all amendments thereto.
88-577 The Wilderness Act Sec. 4(d)(4) Bureau of Land Management California
  • Commercial Use
  • Grazing
  • Water
  • Water Facilities
  • Water Resources
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Resource Development
  • Public Use/Facilities
  • Structures/Roads
Wilderness(es): Domeland Wilderness, Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness
Text: (4) Within wilderness areas in the national forests designated by this Act, (1) the President may, within a specific area and in accordance with such regulations as he may deem desirable, authorize prospecting for water resources, the establishment and maintenance of reservoirs, water-conservation works, power projects, transmission lines, and other facilities needed in the public interest, including the road construction and maintenance essential to development and use thereof, upon his determination that such use or uses in the specific area will better serve the interests of the United States and the people thereof than will its denial; and (2) the grazing of livestock, where established prior to the effective date of this Act, shall be permitted to continue subject to such reasonable regulations as are deemed necessary by the Secretary of Agriculture.
88-577 The Wilderness Act Sec. 4(d)(4) Forest Service Arizona
California
Colorado
Idaho
Minnesota
Montana
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Mexico
North Carolina
Oregon
Washington
Wyoming
  • Commercial Use
  • Grazing
  • Water
  • Water Facilities
  • Water Resources
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Resource Development
  • Public Use/Facilities
  • Structures/Roads
Wilderness(es): Anaconda Pintler Wilderness, Ansel Adams Wilderness, Bob Marshall Wilderness, Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, Bridger Wilderness, Cabinet Mountains Wilderness, Caribou Wilderness, Chiricahua Wilderness, Cucamonga Wilderness, Diamond Peak Wilderness, Domeland Wilderness, Eagle Cap Wilderness, Galiuro Wilderness, Gates of the Mountains Wilderness, Gearhart Mountain Wilderness, Gila Wilderness, Glacier Peak Wilderness, Goat Rocks Wilderness, Great Gulf Wilderness, Hoover Wilderness, Jarbidge Wilderness, John Muir Wilderness, Kalmiopsis Wilderness, La Garita Wilderness, Linville Gorge Wilderness, Marble Mountain Wilderness, Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness, Mazatzal Wilderness, Mokelumne Wilderness, Mount Adams Wilderness, Mount Hood Wilderness, Mount Washington Wilderness, Mount Zirkel Wilderness, Mountain Lakes Wilderness, North Absaroka Wilderness, Pecos Wilderness, Rawah Wilderness, San Gorgonio Wilderness, San Jacinto Wilderness, San Pedro Parks Wilderness, Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness, Shining Rock Wilderness, Sierra Ancha Wilderness, South Warner Wilderness, Strawberry Mountain Wilderness, Superstition Wilderness, Teton Wilderness, Thousand Lakes Wilderness, Three Sisters Wilderness, Washakie Wilderness, West Elk Wilderness, Wheeler Peak Wilderness, White Mountain Wilderness, Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness
Text: (4) Within wilderness areas in the national forests designated by this Act, (1) the President may, within a specific area and in accordance with such regulations as he may deem desirable, authorize prospecting for water resources, the establishment and maintenance of reservoirs, water-conservation works, power projects, transmission lines, and other facilities needed in the public interest, including the road construction and maintenance essential to development and use thereof, upon his determination that such use or uses in the specific area will better serve the interests of the United States and the people thereof than will its denial; and (2) the grazing of livestock, where established prior to the effective date of this Act, shall be permitted to continue subject to such reasonable regulations as are deemed necessary by the Secretary of Agriculture.
88-577 The Wilderness Act Sec. 4(d)(5) Forest Service Minnesota
  • Motorized/Mechanized Use
  • Motorboats
  • Commercial Use
  • Timber
Wilderness(es): Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness
Text: (5) Other provisions of this Act to the contrary notwithstanding, the management of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area, formerly designated as the Superior, Little Indian Sioux, and Caribou Roadless Areas, in the Superior National Forest, Minnesota, shall be in accordance with the general purpose of maintaining, without unnecessary restrictions on other uses, including that of timber, the primitive character of the area, particularly in the vicinity of lakes, streams, and portages: Provided, That nothing in this Act shall preclude the continuance within the area of any already established use of motorboats.
88-577 The Wilderness Act Sec. 4(d)(6) Bureau of Land Management California
  • Commercial Use
  • Recreation Services
Wilderness(es): Domeland Wilderness, Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness
Text: (6) Commercial services may be performed within the wilderness areas designated by this Act to the extent necessary for activities which are proper for realizing the recreational or other wilderness purposes of the areas.
88-577 The Wilderness Act Sec. 4(d)(6) Forest Service Arizona
California
Colorado
Idaho
Minnesota
Montana
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Mexico
North Carolina
Oregon
Washington
Wyoming
  • Commercial Use
  • Recreation Services
Wilderness(es): Anaconda Pintler Wilderness, Ansel Adams Wilderness, Bob Marshall Wilderness, Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, Bridger Wilderness, Cabinet Mountains Wilderness, Caribou Wilderness, Chiricahua Wilderness, Cucamonga Wilderness, Diamond Peak Wilderness, Domeland Wilderness, Eagle Cap Wilderness, Galiuro Wilderness, Gates of the Mountains Wilderness, Gearhart Mountain Wilderness, Gila Wilderness, Glacier Peak Wilderness, Goat Rocks Wilderness, Great Gulf Wilderness, Hoover Wilderness, Jarbidge Wilderness, John Muir Wilderness, Kalmiopsis Wilderness, La Garita Wilderness, Linville Gorge Wilderness, Marble Mountain Wilderness, Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness, Mazatzal Wilderness, Mokelumne Wilderness, Mount Adams Wilderness, Mount Hood Wilderness, Mount Washington Wilderness, Mount Zirkel Wilderness, Mountain Lakes Wilderness, North Absaroka Wilderness, Pecos Wilderness, Rawah Wilderness, San Gorgonio Wilderness, San Jacinto Wilderness, San Pedro Parks Wilderness, Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness, Shining Rock Wilderness, Sierra Ancha Wilderness, South Warner Wilderness, Strawberry Mountain Wilderness, Superstition Wilderness, Teton Wilderness, Thousand Lakes Wilderness, Three Sisters Wilderness, Washakie Wilderness, West Elk Wilderness, Wheeler Peak Wilderness, White Mountain Wilderness, Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness
Text: (6) Commercial services may be performed within the wilderness areas designated by this Act to the extent necessary for activities which are proper for realizing the recreational or other wilderness purposes of the areas.
88-577 The Wilderness Act Sec. 4(d)(7) Bureau of Land Management California
  • General Admininstration
  • Agency Jurisdiction
  • Water
  • Water Rights/Laws
Wilderness(es): Domeland Wilderness, Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness
Text: (7) Nothing in this Act shall constitute an express or implied claim or denial on the part of the Federal Government as to exemption from State water laws.
88-577 The Wilderness Act Sec. 4(d)(7) Forest Service Arizona
California
Colorado
Idaho
Minnesota
Montana
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Mexico
North Carolina
Oregon
Washington
Wyoming
  • General Admininstration
  • Agency Jurisdiction
  • Water
  • Water Rights/Laws
Wilderness(es): Anaconda Pintler Wilderness, Ansel Adams Wilderness, Bob Marshall Wilderness, Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, Bridger Wilderness, Cabinet Mountains Wilderness, Caribou Wilderness, Chiricahua Wilderness, Cucamonga Wilderness, Diamond Peak Wilderness, Domeland Wilderness, Eagle Cap Wilderness, Galiuro Wilderness, Gates of the Mountains Wilderness, Gearhart Mountain Wilderness, Gila Wilderness, Glacier Peak Wilderness, Goat Rocks Wilderness, Great Gulf Wilderness, Hoover Wilderness, Jarbidge Wilderness, John Muir Wilderness, Kalmiopsis Wilderness, La Garita Wilderness, Linville Gorge Wilderness, Marble Mountain Wilderness, Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness, Mazatzal Wilderness, Mokelumne Wilderness, Mount Adams Wilderness, Mount Hood Wilderness, Mount Washington Wilderness, Mount Zirkel Wilderness, Mountain Lakes Wilderness, North Absaroka Wilderness, Pecos Wilderness, Rawah Wilderness, San Gorgonio Wilderness, San Jacinto Wilderness, San Pedro Parks Wilderness, Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness, Shining Rock Wilderness, Sierra Ancha Wilderness, South Warner Wilderness, Strawberry Mountain Wilderness, Superstition Wilderness, Teton Wilderness, Thousand Lakes Wilderness, Three Sisters Wilderness, Washakie Wilderness, West Elk Wilderness, Wheeler Peak Wilderness, White Mountain Wilderness, Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness
Text: (7) Nothing in this Act shall constitute an express or implied claim or denial on the part of the Federal Government as to exemption from State water laws.
88-577 The Wilderness Act Sec. 4(d)(8) Bureau of Land Management California
  • General Admininstration
  • Agency Jurisdiction
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Wildlife Management
Wilderness(es): Domeland Wilderness, Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness
Text: (8) Nothing in this Act shall be construed as affecting the jurisdiction or responsibilities of the several States with respect to wildlife and fish in the national forests.
88-577 The Wilderness Act Sec. 4(d)(8) Forest Service Arizona
California
Colorado
Idaho
Minnesota
Montana
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Mexico
North Carolina
Oregon
Washington
Wyoming
  • General Admininstration
  • Agency Jurisdiction
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Wildlife Management
Wilderness(es): Anaconda Pintler Wilderness, Ansel Adams Wilderness, Bob Marshall Wilderness, Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, Bridger Wilderness, Cabinet Mountains Wilderness, Caribou Wilderness, Chiricahua Wilderness, Cucamonga Wilderness, Diamond Peak Wilderness, Domeland Wilderness, Eagle Cap Wilderness, Galiuro Wilderness, Gates of the Mountains Wilderness, Gearhart Mountain Wilderness, Gila Wilderness, Glacier Peak Wilderness, Goat Rocks Wilderness, Great Gulf Wilderness, Hoover Wilderness, Jarbidge Wilderness, John Muir Wilderness, Kalmiopsis Wilderness, La Garita Wilderness, Linville Gorge Wilderness, Marble Mountain Wilderness, Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness, Mazatzal Wilderness, Mokelumne Wilderness, Mount Adams Wilderness, Mount Hood Wilderness, Mount Washington Wilderness, Mount Zirkel Wilderness, Mountain Lakes Wilderness, North Absaroka Wilderness, Pecos Wilderness, Rawah Wilderness, San Gorgonio Wilderness, San Jacinto Wilderness, San Pedro Parks Wilderness, Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness, Shining Rock Wilderness, Sierra Ancha Wilderness, South Warner Wilderness, Strawberry Mountain Wilderness, Superstition Wilderness, Teton Wilderness, Thousand Lakes Wilderness, Three Sisters Wilderness, Washakie Wilderness, West Elk Wilderness, Wheeler Peak Wilderness, White Mountain Wilderness, Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness
Text: (8) Nothing in this Act shall be construed as affecting the jurisdiction or responsibilities of the several States with respect to wildlife and fish in the national forests.
88-577 The Wilderness Act Sec. 5. STATE AND PRIVATE LANDS WITHIN WILDERNESS AREAS, (a) Bureau of Land Management California
  • General Admininstration
  • Acquisition/Exchange
  • Inholdings
  • Commercial Use
  • Mining
  • Access
  • General Access
Wilderness(es): Domeland Wilderness, Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness
Text: (a) In any case where State-owned or privately owned land is completely surrounded by national forest lands within areas designated by this Act as wilderness, such State or private owner shall be given such rights as may be necessary to assure adequate access to such State-owned or privately owned land by such State or private owner and their successors in interest, or the State-owned land or privately owned land shall be exchanged for federally owned land in the same State of approximately equal value under authorities available to the Secretary of Agriculture: Provided, however, That the United States shall not transfer to a State or private owner any mineral interests unless the State or private owner relinquishes or causes to be relinquished to the United States the mineral interest in the surrounded land.
88-577 The Wilderness Act Sec. 5. STATE AND PRIVATE LANDS WITHIN WILDERNESS AREAS, (a) Forest Service Arizona
California
Colorado
Idaho
Minnesota
Montana
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Mexico
North Carolina
Oregon
Washington
Wyoming
  • General Admininstration
  • Acquisition/Exchange
  • Inholdings
  • Commercial Use
  • Mining
  • Access
  • General Access
Wilderness(es): Anaconda Pintler Wilderness, Ansel Adams Wilderness, Bob Marshall Wilderness, Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, Bridger Wilderness, Cabinet Mountains Wilderness, Caribou Wilderness, Chiricahua Wilderness, Cucamonga Wilderness, Diamond Peak Wilderness, Domeland Wilderness, Eagle Cap Wilderness, Galiuro Wilderness, Gates of the Mountains Wilderness, Gearhart Mountain Wilderness, Gila Wilderness, Glacier Peak Wilderness, Goat Rocks Wilderness, Great Gulf Wilderness, Hoover Wilderness, Jarbidge Wilderness, John Muir Wilderness, Kalmiopsis Wilderness, La Garita Wilderness, Linville Gorge Wilderness, Marble Mountain Wilderness, Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness, Mazatzal Wilderness, Mokelumne Wilderness, Mount Adams Wilderness, Mount Hood Wilderness, Mount Washington Wilderness, Mount Zirkel Wilderness, Mountain Lakes Wilderness, North Absaroka Wilderness, Pecos Wilderness, Rawah Wilderness, San Gorgonio Wilderness, San Jacinto Wilderness, San Pedro Parks Wilderness, Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness, Shining Rock Wilderness, Sierra Ancha Wilderness, South Warner Wilderness, Strawberry Mountain Wilderness, Superstition Wilderness, Teton Wilderness, Thousand Lakes Wilderness, Three Sisters Wilderness, Washakie Wilderness, West Elk Wilderness, Wheeler Peak Wilderness, White Mountain Wilderness, Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness
Text: (a) In any case where State-owned or privately owned land is completely surrounded by national forest lands within areas designated by this Act as wilderness, such State or private owner shall be given such rights as may be necessary to assure adequate access to such State-owned or privately owned land by such State or private owner and their successors in interest, or the State-owned land or privately owned land shall be exchanged for federally owned land in the same State of approximately equal value under authorities available to the Secretary of Agriculture: Provided, however, That the United States shall not transfer to a State or private owner any mineral interests unless the State or private owner relinquishes or causes to be relinquished to the United States the mineral interest in the surrounded land.
88-577 The Wilderness Act Sec. 5(b) Bureau of Land Management California
  • General Admininstration
  • Inholdings
  • Commercial Use
  • Mining
  • Access
  • General Access
Wilderness(es): Domeland Wilderness, Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness
Text: (b) In any case where valid mining claims or other valid occupancies are wholly within a designated national forest wilderness area, the Secretary of Agriculture shall, by reasonable regulations consistent with the preservation of the area as wilderness, permit ingress and egress to such surrounded areas by means which have been or are being customarily enjoyed with respect to other such areas similarly situated.
88-577 The Wilderness Act Sec. 5(b) Forest Service Arizona
California
Colorado
Idaho
Minnesota
Montana
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Mexico
North Carolina
Oregon
Washington
Wyoming
  • General Admininstration
  • Inholdings
  • Commercial Use
  • Mining
  • Access
  • General Access
Wilderness(es): Anaconda Pintler Wilderness, Ansel Adams Wilderness, Bob Marshall Wilderness, Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, Bridger Wilderness, Cabinet Mountains Wilderness, Caribou Wilderness, Chiricahua Wilderness, Cucamonga Wilderness, Diamond Peak Wilderness, Domeland Wilderness, Eagle Cap Wilderness, Galiuro Wilderness, Gates of the Mountains Wilderness, Gearhart Mountain Wilderness, Gila Wilderness, Glacier Peak Wilderness, Goat Rocks Wilderness, Great Gulf Wilderness, Hoover Wilderness, Jarbidge Wilderness, John Muir Wilderness, Kalmiopsis Wilderness, La Garita Wilderness, Linville Gorge Wilderness, Marble Mountain Wilderness, Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness, Mazatzal Wilderness, Mokelumne Wilderness, Mount Adams Wilderness, Mount Hood Wilderness, Mount Washington Wilderness, Mount Zirkel Wilderness, Mountain Lakes Wilderness, North Absaroka Wilderness, Pecos Wilderness, Rawah Wilderness, San Gorgonio Wilderness, San Jacinto Wilderness, San Pedro Parks Wilderness, Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness, Shining Rock Wilderness, Sierra Ancha Wilderness, South Warner Wilderness, Strawberry Mountain Wilderness, Superstition Wilderness, Teton Wilderness, Thousand Lakes Wilderness, Three Sisters Wilderness, Washakie Wilderness, West Elk Wilderness, Wheeler Peak Wilderness, White Mountain Wilderness, Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness
Text: (b) In any case where valid mining claims or other valid occupancies are wholly within a designated national forest wilderness area, the Secretary of Agriculture shall, by reasonable regulations consistent with the preservation of the area as wilderness, permit ingress and egress to such surrounded areas by means which have been or are being customarily enjoyed with respect to other such areas similarly situated.
88-577 The Wilderness Act Sec. 5(c) Bureau of Land Management California
  • General Admininstration
  • Acquisition/Exchange
  • Appropriations
  • Inholdings
Wilderness(es): Domeland Wilderness, Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness
Text: (c) Subject to the appropriation of funds by Congress, the Secretary of Agriculture is authorized to acquire privately owned land within the perimeter of any area designated by this Act as wilderness if (1) the owner concurs in such acquisition or (2) the acquisition is specifically authorized by Congress.
88-577 The Wilderness Act Sec. 5(c) Forest Service Arizona
California
Colorado
Idaho
Minnesota
Montana
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Mexico
North Carolina
Oregon
Washington
Wyoming
  • General Admininstration
  • Acquisition/Exchange
  • Appropriations
  • Inholdings
Wilderness(es): Anaconda Pintler Wilderness, Ansel Adams Wilderness, Bob Marshall Wilderness, Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, Bridger Wilderness, Cabinet Mountains Wilderness, Caribou Wilderness, Chiricahua Wilderness, Cucamonga Wilderness, Diamond Peak Wilderness, Domeland Wilderness, Eagle Cap Wilderness, Galiuro Wilderness, Gates of the Mountains Wilderness, Gearhart Mountain Wilderness, Gila Wilderness, Glacier Peak Wilderness, Goat Rocks Wilderness, Great Gulf Wilderness, Hoover Wilderness, Jarbidge Wilderness, John Muir Wilderness, Kalmiopsis Wilderness, La Garita Wilderness, Linville Gorge Wilderness, Marble Mountain Wilderness, Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness, Mazatzal Wilderness, Mokelumne Wilderness, Mount Adams Wilderness, Mount Hood Wilderness, Mount Washington Wilderness, Mount Zirkel Wilderness, Mountain Lakes Wilderness, North Absaroka Wilderness, Pecos Wilderness, Rawah Wilderness, San Gorgonio Wilderness, San Jacinto Wilderness, San Pedro Parks Wilderness, Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness, Shining Rock Wilderness, Sierra Ancha Wilderness, South Warner Wilderness, Strawberry Mountain Wilderness, Superstition Wilderness, Teton Wilderness, Thousand Lakes Wilderness, Three Sisters Wilderness, Washakie Wilderness, West Elk Wilderness, Wheeler Peak Wilderness, White Mountain Wilderness, Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness
Text: (c) Subject to the appropriation of funds by Congress, the Secretary of Agriculture is authorized to acquire privately owned land within the perimeter of any area designated by this Act as wilderness if (1) the owner concurs in such acquisition or (2) the acquisition is specifically authorized by Congress.
88-577 The Wilderness Act Sec. 6. GIFTS, BEQUESTS, AND CONTRIBUTIONS, (a-b) Bureau of Land Management California
  • General Admininstration
  • Acquisition/Exchange
  • Miscellaneous
Wilderness(es): Domeland Wilderness, Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness
Text: (a) The Secretary of Agriculture may accept gifts or bequests of land within wilderness areas designated by this Act for preservation as wilderness. The Secretary of Agriculture may also accept gifts or bequests of land adjacent to wilderness areas designated by this Act for preservation as wilderness if he has given sixty days advance notice thereof to the President of the Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives. Land accepted by the Secretary of Agriculture under this section shall become part of the wilderness area involved. Regulations with regard to any such land may be in accordance with such agreements, consistent with the policy of this Act, as are made at the time of such gift, or such conditions, consistent with such policy, as may be included in, and accepted with, such bequest. (b) The Secretary of Agriculture or the Secretary of the Interior is authorized to accept private contributions and gifts to be used to further the purposes of this Act.
88-577 The Wilderness Act Sec. 6. GIFTS, BEQUESTS, AND CONTRIBUTIONS, (a-b) Forest Service Arizona
California
Colorado
Idaho
Minnesota
Montana
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Mexico
North Carolina
Oregon
Washington
Wyoming
  • General Admininstration
  • Acquisition/Exchange
Wilderness(es): Anaconda Pintler Wilderness, Ansel Adams Wilderness, Bob Marshall Wilderness, Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, Bridger Wilderness, Cabinet Mountains Wilderness, Caribou Wilderness, Chiricahua Wilderness, Cucamonga Wilderness, Diamond Peak Wilderness, Domeland Wilderness, Eagle Cap Wilderness, Galiuro Wilderness, Gates of the Mountains Wilderness, Gearhart Mountain Wilderness, Gila Wilderness, Glacier Peak Wilderness, Goat Rocks Wilderness, Great Gulf Wilderness, Hoover Wilderness, Jarbidge Wilderness, John Muir Wilderness, Kalmiopsis Wilderness, La Garita Wilderness, Linville Gorge Wilderness, Marble Mountain Wilderness, Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness, Mazatzal Wilderness, Mokelumne Wilderness, Mount Adams Wilderness, Mount Hood Wilderness, Mount Washington Wilderness, Mount Zirkel Wilderness, Mountain Lakes Wilderness, North Absaroka Wilderness, Pecos Wilderness, Rawah Wilderness, San Gorgonio Wilderness, San Jacinto Wilderness, San Pedro Parks Wilderness, Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness, Shining Rock Wilderness, Sierra Ancha Wilderness, South Warner Wilderness, Strawberry Mountain Wilderness, Superstition Wilderness, Teton Wilderness, Thousand Lakes Wilderness, Three Sisters Wilderness, Washakie Wilderness, West Elk Wilderness, Wheeler Peak Wilderness, White Mountain Wilderness, Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness
Text: (a) The Secretary of Agriculture may accept gifts or bequests of land within wilderness areas designated by this Act for preservation as wilderness. The Secretary of Agriculture may also accept gifts or bequests of land adjacent to wilderness areas designated by this Act for preservation as wilderness if he has given sixty days advance notice thereof to the President of the Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives. Land accepted by the Secretary of Agriculture under this section shall become part of the wilderness area involved. Regulations with regard to any such land may be in accordance with such agreements, consistent with the policy of this Act, as are made at the time of such gift, or such conditions, consistent with such policy, as may be included in, and accepted with, such bequest. (b) The Secretary of Agriculture or the Secretary of the Interior is authorized to accept private contributions and gifts to be used to further the purposes of this Act.