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98-585 Pennsylvania Wilderness Act of 1984 Sec. 5. ADMINISTRATION OF WILDERNESS, (b) Forest Service Pennsylvania
  • General Admininstration
  • Agency Jurisdiction
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Wildlife Management
Wilderness(es): Allegheny Islands Wilderness, Hickory Creek Wilderness
Text: (b) As provided in section 4(d)(8) of the Wilderness Act, nothing in this Act shall be construed as affecting the jurisdiction or responsibilities of the State of Pennsylvania with respect to wildlife and fish in the Allegheny National Forest in the State of Pennsylvania.
98-585 Pennsylvania Wilderness Act of 1984 Sec. 5(c)(1-2) Forest Service Pennsylvania
  • General Admininstration
  • Acquisition/Exchange
  • Appropriations
  • Commercial Use
  • Mining
  • Access
  • Easements
Wilderness(es): Allegheny Islands Wilderness, Hickory Creek Wilderness
Text: (c)(1) The Secretary is authorized to acquire by purchase, donation, or exchange, with donated or appropriated funds, such lands or interests in lands (including oil, gas, and other mineral interests and scenic easements) within the wilderness areas designated by this Act as the Secretary deems necessary to carry out the purposes of this Act. Such lands and interests in lands may be acquired only with the consent of the owner thereof. (2) Not more than $2,000,000 is authorized to be appropriated for the purpose of acquiring, in accordance with this subsection, lands and interests in lands in the wilderness areas designated by this Act.
98-585 Pennsylvania Wilderness Act of 1984 Sec. 9. BUFFER ZONES. Forest Service Pennsylvania
  • General Admininstration
  • Buffer Zones
Wilderness(es): Allegheny Islands Wilderness, Hickory Creek Wilderness
Text: The Congress does not intend that the designation of a wilderness area under this Act lead to the creation of protective perimeters or buffer zones around such wilderness area. The fact that nonwilderness activities or uses can be seen or heard from areas within a wilderness shall not preclude such activities or uses up to the boundary of the wilderness area.
 
 



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