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105-317 Glacier Bay National Park Boundary Adjustment Act of 1998 Sec. 2. LAND EXCHANGE AND WILDERNESS DESIGNATION, (b)(1) National Park Service Alaska
  • General Admininstration
  • Miscellaneous
Wilderness(es): Glacier Bay Wilderness
Text: (b) WILDERNESS.—(1) To ensure that this transaction maintains, within the National Wilderness Preservation System, approximately the same amount of area of designated wilderness as currently exists, the following lands in Alaska shall be designated as wilderness in the priority listed, upon consummation of the land exchange authorized by this Act and shall be administered according to the laws governing national wilderness areas in Alaska: (A) An unnamed island in Glacier Bay National Park lying southeasterly of Blue Mouse Cove in sections 5, 6, 7, and 8, T. 36 S., R. 54 E., CRM, and shown on United States Geological Survey quadrangle Mt. Fairweather (D–2), Alaska, containing approximately 789 acres. (B) Cenotaph Island of Glacier Bay National Park lying within Lituya Bay in sections 23, 24, 25, and 26, T. 37 S., R. 47 E., CRM, and shown on United States Geological Survey quadrangle Mt. Fairweather (C–5), Alaska, containing approximately 280 acres. (C) An area of Glacier Bay National Park lying in T. 31. S., R. 43 E and T. 32 S., R. 43 E., CRM, that is not currently designated wilderness, containing approximately 2,270 acres.
105-317 Glacier Bay National Park Boundary Adjustment Act of 1998 Sec. 2(b)(2) National Park Service Alaska
  • General Admininstration
  • Boundaries
Wilderness(es): Glacier Bay Wilderness
Text: (2) The specific boundaries and acreage of these wilderness designations may be reasonably adjusted by the Secretary, consistent with sound land management principles, to approximately equal, in sum, the total wilderness acreage deleted from Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve pursuant to the land exchange authorized by this Act.
105-317 Glacier Bay National Park Boundary Adjustment Act of 1998 Sec. 3. ROLE OF FERC, (c)(2) National Park Service Alaska
  • Commercial Use
  • Permits/Licenses/Leases
Wilderness(es): Glacier Bay Wilderness
Text: (c) ISSUANCE OF LICENSE.— (2) The National Park Service, as the existing supervisor of potential project lands ultimately to be deleted from the Federal reservation in accordance with this Act, waives its right to impose mandatory conditions on such project lands pursuant to section 4(e) of the Federal Power Act (16 U.S.C. 797(e)).
Additional Notes: "FERC" refers to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission; the licensee is the Gustavus Electric Company.
105-317 Glacier Bay National Park Boundary Adjustment Act of 1998 Sec. 3(c)(3) National Park Service Alaska
  • Commercial Use
  • Permits/Licenses/Leases
  • Water
  • Water Facilities
  • Public Use/Facilities
  • Structures/Roads
Wilderness(es): Glacier Bay Wilderness
Text: (3) FERC shall not license or relicense the project, or amend the project license unless it determines, with the Secretary’s concurrence, that the project will not adversely impact the purposes and values of Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve (as constituted after the consummation of the land exchange authorized by this Act). Additionally, a condition of the license, or any succeeding license, to construct and operate any portion of the hydroelectric power project shall require the licensee to mitigate any adverse effects of the project on the purposes and values of Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve identified by the Secretary after the initial licensing.
105-317 Glacier Bay National Park Boundary Adjustment Act of 1998 Sec. 4. ROLE OF SECRETARY OF THE INTERIOR, (a) National Park Service Alaska
  • Commercial Use
  • Permits/Licenses/Leases
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Monitoring/Data Collection/Evaluation
Wilderness(es): Glacier Bay Wilderness
Text: (a) SPECIAL USE PERMIT.—Notwithstanding the provisions of the Wilderness Act (16 U.S.C. 1133–1136), the Secretary shall issue a special use permit to Gustavus Electric Company to allow the completion of the analyses referred to in section 3. The Secretary shall impose conditions in the permit as needed to protect the purposes and values of Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve.
 
 



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