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98-550 Wyoming Wilderness Act of 1984 TITLE II-ADDITIONS TO THE NATIONAL WILDERNESS PRESERVATION SYSTEM, Sec. 201(a)(11) Forest Service Wyoming
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Wildlife Management
  • Access
  • Motorized Access
Wilderness(es): Fitzpatrick Wilderness
Text: (11) certain lands in the Shoshone National Forest, which comprise approximately six thousand four hundred and ninety-seven acres, as generally depicted on a map entitled, “Glacier Addition to the Fitzpatrick Wilderness—Area Proposed”, dated September 1982, which are hereby incorporated in and which shall be deemed a part of the Fitzpatrick Wilderness as designated by Public Law 94-557 and Public Law 94-567: Provided, That within the area referred to in this subparagraph, occasional motorized access for administrative purposes and related activities as determined necessary by the Secretary for habitat management, trapping, transporting and proper management of the area’s bighorn sheep population may be allowed;
98-550 Wyoming Wilderness Act of 1984 Sec. 201(c) Forest Service Colorado
Wyoming
  • Commercial Use
  • Permits/Licenses/Leases
  • Water
  • Water Facilities
  • Water Rights/Laws
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Resource Development
  • Public Use/Facilities
  • Structures/Roads
Wilderness(es): Encampment River Wilderness, Huston Park Wilderness, Platte River Wilderness, Savage Run Wilderness
Text: (c) The designation and continued existence of the Huston Park, Encampment River, Platte River and Savage Run Wildernesses shall not, under any Federal law, in any way impair or affect any present or future water rights for, and shall not prevent, impair, or in any way affect construction, operation or maintenance of, the Stage II or Stage III water development projects as presently defined in Wyoming Statutes, section 41-2-204(a)(iii) and (iv) (1984 Cum. Supp.), (Wyoming Laws 1979, ch. 126, sec. 1), or any subsequent modification thereof, including the water rights required therefore, to the extent that such modification provides for the diversion and transportation of water in the Little Snake River Basin for storage or use in said basin or in Wyoming east of the Continental Divide. No term or condition shall be imposed on any permit, license, right-of-way or other authorization for said projects on the basis of any present or future wilderness characteristics, wilderness designations, or wilderness studies or evaluations of lands in the Medicine Bow National Forest or in Natrona, Sweetwater, or Carbon Counties in Wyoming.
98-550 Wyoming Wilderness Act of 1984 TITLE V-MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS, Sec. 501. GRAZING IN WILDERNESS AREAS. Forest Service Colorado
Montana
Wyoming
  • Commercial Use
  • Grazing
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Monitoring/Data Collection/Evaluation
Wilderness(es): Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness, Bridger Wilderness, Cloud Peak Wilderness, Encampment River Wilderness, Fitzpatrick Wilderness, Gros Ventre Wilderness, Huston Park Wilderness, Jedediah Smith Wilderness, Platte River Wilderness, Popo Agie Wilderness, Teton Wilderness, Washakie Wilderness, Winegar Hole Wilderness
Text: The Secretary of Agriculture is directed to review all policies, practices, and regulations of the Department of Agriculture regarding livestock grazing in national forest wilderness areas in the State of Wyoming in order to insure that such policies, practices, and regulations fully conform with and implement the intent of Congress regarding grazing in such areas, as such intent is expressed in the Wilderness Act, as interpreted by Public Law 98-406.
98-550 Wyoming Wilderness Act of 1984 Sec. 502. STATE WATER ALLOCATION AUTHORITY. Forest Service Colorado
Montana
Wyoming
  • General Admininstration
  • Agency Jurisdiction
  • Water
  • Water Rights/Laws
Wilderness(es): Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness, Bridger Wilderness, Cloud Peak Wilderness, Encampment River Wilderness, Fitzpatrick Wilderness, Gros Ventre Wilderness, Huston Park Wilderness, Jedediah Smith Wilderness, Platte River Wilderness, Popo Agie Wilderness, Teton Wilderness, Washakie Wilderness, Winegar Hole Wilderness
Text: As provided in section 4(d)(6) of the Wilderness Act, except as provided in section 201(c) of this Act, nothing in this Act shall constitute an express or implied claim or denial on the part of the Federal Government as to exemption from Wyoming water laws.
98-550 Wyoming Wilderness Act of 1984 Sec. 503. STATE FISH AND WILDLIFE AUTHORITY. Forest Service Colorado
Montana
Wyoming
  • General Admininstration
  • Agency Jurisdiction
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Wildlife Management
Wilderness(es): Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness, Bridger Wilderness, Cloud Peak Wilderness, Encampment River Wilderness, Fitzpatrick Wilderness, Gros Ventre Wilderness, Huston Park Wilderness, Jedediah Smith Wilderness, Platte River Wilderness, Popo Agie Wilderness, Teton Wilderness, Washakie Wilderness, Winegar Hole Wilderness
Text: As provided in section 4(d)(7) of the Wilderness Act, nothing in this Act shall be construed as affecting the jurisdiction or responsibilities of the State of Wyoming with respect to wildlife and fish in the national forests in Wyoming.
98-550 Wyoming Wilderness Act of 1984 Sec. 504. PROHIBITION ON BUFFER ZONES. Forest Service Colorado
Montana
Wyoming
  • General Admininstration
  • Buffer Zones
Wilderness(es): Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness, Bridger Wilderness, Cloud Peak Wilderness, Encampment River Wilderness, Fitzpatrick Wilderness, Gros Ventre Wilderness, Huston Park Wilderness, Jedediah Smith Wilderness, Platte River Wilderness, Popo Agie Wilderness, Savage Run Wilderness, Teton Wilderness, Washakie Wilderness, Winegar Hole Wilderness
Text: Congress does not intend that the designation of wilderness areas in the State of Wyoming lead to the creation of protective perimeters or buffer zones around each wilderness area. The fact that nonwilderness activities or uses can be seen or heard from within any wilderness area shall not, of itself, preclude such activities or uses up to the boundary of the wilderness area.
98-550 Wyoming Wilderness Act of 1984 Sec. 505. PROTECTION OF ARCHAEOLOGICAL RESOURCES, (a-b) Forest Service Colorado
Montana
Wyoming
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Cultural Resources
Wilderness(es): Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness, Bridger Wilderness, Cloud Peak Wilderness, Encampment River Wilderness, Fitzpatrick Wilderness, Gros Ventre Wilderness, Huston Park Wilderness, Jedediah Smith Wilderness, Platte River Wilderness, Popo Agie Wilderness, Teton Wilderness, Washakie Wilderness, Winegar Hole Wilderness
Text: (a) Within the areas described in sections 201 and 301f, and within any previously-designated components of the National Wilderness Preservation System in the State of Wyoming, and in furtherance of the purposes of the Wilderness Act, section 6 of the National Forest Management Act, the Archaeological Resources and Protection Act, and the Historic Preservation Act, the Secretary shall cooperate with the Secretary of the Interior and with agencies and institutions of the State of Wyoming, in conducting a cultural resources management program. (b) Such program shall have as its purpose the protection of archaeological sites and interpretation of such sites for the public benefit and knowledge, and compliance with all Federal and State historic and cultural resource preservation statutes, regulations, guidelines, and standards, insofar as these activities are compatible with the purposes for which the affected lands were designated as wilderness or special management areas.
 
 



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