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98-339 Washington State Wilderness Act of 1984 Sec. 3. Forest Service Washington
  • Public Use/Facilities
  • Trails/Bridges/Signs
Wilderness(es): Henry M. Jackson Wilderness
Text: (8) certain lands in the Wenatchee and Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forests, Washington, which comprise approximately one hundred three thousand five hundred and ninety-one acres as generally depicted on a map entitled “Henry M. Jackson Wilderness—Proposed”, dated March 1984, and which shall be known as the Henry M. Jackson Wilderness. The Henry M. Jackson Wilderness is designated in remembrance of Senator Jackson’s deep, personal feelings for this area, especially that portion known as “Monte Cristo”, which he visited often as a boy. Through such designation, the Congress recognizes his unparalleled contributions to the natural resource policies of the Nation in general and Washington State in particular;
98-339 Washington State Wilderness Act of 1984 Sec. 9. Forest Service Washington
  • General Admininstration
  • Buffer Zones
Wilderness(es): Boulder River Wilderness, Buckhorn Wilderness, Clearwater Wilderness, Colonel Bob Wilderness, Glacier Peak Wilderness, Glacier View Wilderness, Goat Rocks Wilderness, Henry M. Jackson Wilderness, Indian Heaven Wilderness, Lake Chelan-Sawtooth Wilderness, Mount Adams Wilderness, Mount Baker Wilderness, Mount Skokomish Wilderness, Noisy-Diobsud Wilderness, Norse Peak Wilderness, Pasayten Wilderness, Salmo-Priest Wilderness, Tatoosh Wilderness, The Brothers Wilderness, Trapper Creek Wilderness, William O. Douglas Wilderness, Wonder Mountain Wilderness
Text: Congress does not intend that designation of wilderness areas in the State of Washington 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 areas within the wilderness shall not, of itself, preclude such activities or uses up to the boundary of the wilderness area.
98-339 Washington State Wilderness Act of 1984 Sec. 10(a-e) Forest Service Washington
  • General Admininstration
  • Acquisition/Exchange
Wilderness(es): Boulder River Wilderness, Buckhorn Wilderness, Clearwater Wilderness, Colonel Bob Wilderness, Glacier Peak Wilderness, Glacier View Wilderness, Goat Rocks Wilderness, Henry M. Jackson Wilderness, Indian Heaven Wilderness, Lake Chelan-Sawtooth Wilderness, Mount Adams Wilderness, Mount Baker Wilderness, Mount Skokomish Wilderness, Noisy-Diobsud Wilderness, Norse Peak Wilderness, Pasayten Wilderness, Salmo-Priest Wilderness, Tatoosh Wilderness, The Brothers Wilderness, Trapper Creek Wilderness, William O. Douglas Wilderness, Wonder Mountain Wilderness
Text: The Secretary of Agriculture shall exchange lands and interests in lands with Weyerhaeuser Company in accordance with the following provisions: (a) If the Weyerhaeuser Company offers to the United States the following described lands and interests in lands the Secretary shall accept such lands and interests therein: KING AND PIERCE COUNTIES, WASHINGTON Township 19 north, range 10 east (W.M.): Section 25: All fractional, 643.43 acres; Township 19 north, range 11 east (W.M.): Section 31, All fractional, 647.61 acres; (b) Upon acceptance of title by the United States to such lands and interests therein, the Secretary shall convey to Weyerhaeuser Company all right, title, and interest of the United States to the following described National Forest System lands and interests therein: KING COUNTY, WASHINGTON Township 21 north, range 10 east (W.M.): Section 20: Lots 2, 4, 6, 7, 10, 11, 12, and 14, south half northwest quarter, southwest quarter, 355.58 acres; Section 28: North half southwest quarter and southeast quarter, 240.00 acres; Section 30: All, 640.00 acres; (c) The instruments of conveyance respecting the lands and interests exchanged under this section may contain such reservations as may be agreed upon by the Secretary and Weyerhaeuser Company. (d) It is the sense of Congress that the exchange authorized pursuant to this section should be completed within ninety days after the date of the enactment of this Act. The Secretary shall use other existing acquisition authorities if the exchange authorized by this section is not completed within a reasonable time after the expiration of such ninety day period. (e) The Secretary shall certify in writing that to his satisfaction, at the time of conveyance, there has been no reduction in the values of the lands or interests therein which formed the basis for the exchange provided for in this section. If the Secretary finds that a reduction in the value of the lands or interests therein has occurred, the Secretary shall not carry out the exchange for those lands or interests so affected and acquisition of those lands and interests shall be undertaken by the Secretary in accordance with other provisions of law.
 
 



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