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100-499 Winding Stair Mountain National Recreation and Wilderness Area Act Sec. 15. PLANNING, (a) Forest Service Arkansas
Oklahoma
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Resource Development
Wilderness(es): Black Fork Mountain Wilderness, Upper Kiamichi River Wilderness
Text: (a) FOREST MANAGEMENT PLAN.—The Secretary shall amend the Ouachita National Forest land and resource management plan to include provisions regarding the wilderness areas, the botanical areas, the national recreation area, the national scenic and wildlife area, and the national scenic area designated by this Act. The amendment shall further the purposes for these areas as specified in this Act and shall be developed in accordance with the provisions of the National Forest Management Act, including provisions for public involvement. The Secretary shall consult with the local advisory committee established under section 14 of this Act regarding the development and implementation of the amendment required under this subsection.
100-499 Winding Stair Mountain National Recreation and Wilderness Area Act Sec. 15(b-c) Forest Service Arkansas
Oklahoma
  • Public Use/Facilities
  • Recreation Development
Wilderness(es): Black Fork Mountain Wilderness, Upper Kiamichi River Wilderness
Text: (b) TOURISM AND RECREATION.—The plan shall include a section with provisions to promote tourism and recreation in ways consistent with the purposes for which the wilderness areas, the botanical areas, the national recreation area, the national scenic and wildlife area and the national scenic area are designated. (c) LOCAL ADVISORY GROUP.—No later than 90 days after the date of enactment of this Act the Secretary shall designate a special advisory group from the local area in which the Ouachita National Forest is located to assist in the preparation of the tourism and recreation section of the amendment as required under subsection (b). The Secretary shall request the group to submit to the Secretary, within 12 months after its designation as an advisory group, a draft for such section. No later than 90 days after receiving such draft, the Secretary shall make any revisions and provide them to the group for review. The Secretary shall allow at least 60 days for the group to submit to the Secretary its comments on the revisions. The Secretary shall attempt to resolve any differences prior to his approval or disapproval of the amendment to the forest plan.
100-499 Winding Stair Mountain National Recreation and Wilderness Area Act Sec. 15(d) Forest Service Arkansas
Oklahoma
  • General Admininstration
  • Appropriations
  • Public Use/Facilities
  • Recreation Development
Wilderness(es): Black Fork Mountain Wilderness, Upper Kiamichi River Wilderness
Text: (d)AUTHORIZATION.—There are hereby authorized to be appropriated not to exceed $15,000,000 for tourism and recreation improvements related to the Winding Stair Mountain National Recreation and Wilderness Area in Ouachita National Forest in Le Flore County, Oklahoma.
100-499 Winding Stair Mountain National Recreation and Wilderness Area Act Sec. 15(d)(3) Forest Service Arkansas
Oklahoma
  • Commercial Use
  • Recreation Services
  • Public Use/Facilities
  • Recreation Development
Wilderness(es): Black Fork Mountain Wilderness, Upper Kiamichi River Wilderness
Text: (3) IMPLEMENTATION.—The Secretary is authorized and encouraged to seek local nonprofit entities and the private sector for development of tourism and recreation initiatives in implementing the tourism and recreation section of the plan.
100-499 Winding Stair Mountain National Recreation and Wilderness Area Act SEC. 16. FIRE, INSECT, AND DISEASE. Forest Service Arkansas
Oklahoma
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Insects/Diseases/Invasive Species
  • Fire Management
Wilderness(es): Black Fork Mountain Wilderness, Upper Kiamichi River Wilderness
Text: Nothing in this Act shall preclude the Secretary of Agriculture from carrying out such measures in the recreation area, the national scenic and wildlife area, the national scenic area, or in the botanical areas established by this Act as the Secretary, in his discretion, deems necessary in the event of fire, or infestation of insects or disease or for public health and safety. As provided in section 4(d)(1) of the Wilderness Act, the Secretary may take such measures as may be necessary to control fire, insects, and diseases within the wilderness areas designated by this Act.
100-499 Winding Stair Mountain National Recreation and Wilderness Area Act SEC. 17. GRAZING. Forest Service Arkansas
Oklahoma
  • Commercial Use
  • Grazing
Wilderness(es): Black Fork Mountain Wilderness, Upper Kiamichi River Wilderness
Text: Subject to such limitations, conditions, or regulations as he may prescribe, the Secretary of Agriculture shall permit grazing on lands within the Ouachita National Forest, Le Flore County, Oklahoma.
100-499 Winding Stair Mountain National Recreation and Wilderness Area Act SEC. 18. FISHING AND WILDLIFE. Forest Service Arkansas
Oklahoma
  • General Admininstration
  • Agency Jurisdiction
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Wildlife Management
Wilderness(es): Black Fork Mountain Wilderness, Upper Kiamichi River Wilderness
Text: Nothing in this Act shall be construed as affecting the jurisdiction or responsibilities of the State with respect to wildlife and fish in the areas designated by this Act.
100-499 Winding Stair Mountain National Recreation and Wilderness Area Act SEC. 19. PERMITS. Forest Service Arkansas
Oklahoma
  • Commercial Use
  • Permits/Licenses/Leases
  • Recreation Services
  • Public Use/Facilities
  • Recreation Development
Wilderness(es): Black Fork Mountain Wilderness, Upper Kiamichi River Wilderness
Text: The Secretary shall cooperate with other Federal agencies, with State and local public agencies and bodies, and with private individuals and organizations in the issuance of permits for facilities, services, and recreational facilities in the Winding Stair Mountain National Recreation and Wilderness Area. In issuing such permits, the Secretary is authorized and encouraged to consider local nonprofit entities and the private sector.
100-499 Winding Stair Mountain National Recreation and Wilderness Area Act SEC. 20. LAND ACQUISITION (a-b) Forest Service Arkansas
Oklahoma
  • General Admininstration
  • Acquisition/Exchange
  • Inholdings
Wilderness(es): Black Fork Mountain Wilderness, Upper Kiamichi River Wilderness
Text: (a) AUTHORITY.—The Secretary of Agriculture is authorized to acquire by donation, purchase with donated or appropriated funds, or exchange, any lands or interests therein, which the Secretary determines are needed to establish and manage the Winding Stair Mountain National Recreation and Wilderness Area. (b) OFFERS.—In exercising the authority conferred by this section to acquire lands, the Secretary of Agriculture shall give prompt and careful consideration to any offer made by an individual owning any land, or interest in land, within the Winding Stair Mountain National Recreation and Wilderness Area. In considering any such offer, the Secretary shall take into consideration any hardship to the owner which might result from any undue delay in acquiring the property.
 
 



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