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101-195 Nevada Wilderness Protection Act Sec. 6. GRAZING IN WILDERNESS AREAS, (a-b) Bureau of Land Management Nevada
  • Commercial Use
  • Grazing
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Monitoring/Data Collection/Evaluation
Wilderness(es): Mt. Moriah Wilderness
Text: (a) LIVESTOCK GRAZING.—Grazing of livestock in wilderness areas designated in section 2 that was established prior to the date of enactment of this Act shall be administered in accordance with section 4(d)(4) of the Wilderness Act (16 U.S.C. 1133(d)(4)) and section 108 of the Act entitled “An Act to designate certain National Forest System lands in the States of Colorado, South Dakota, Missouri, South Carolina, and Louisiana for inclusion in the National Wilderness Preservation System, and for other purposes (16 U.S.C. 1133 note). (b) REVIEW.—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 Nevada 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 this Act. (c) REPORTS.—Not later than 1 year after the enactment of this Act, and at least every 5 years thereafter, the Secretary of Agriculture shall submit to the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs of the House of Representatives and the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources of the Senate a report detailing the progress made by the Forest Service in carrying out the provisions of subsections (a) and (b).
101-195 Nevada Wilderness Protection Act Sec. 6. GRAZING IN WILDERNESS AREAS, (a-b) Forest Service Nevada
  • Commercial Use
  • Grazing
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Monitoring/Data Collection/Evaluation
Wilderness(es): Alta Toquima Wilderness, Arc Dome Wilderness, Boundary Peak Wilderness, Currant Mountain Wilderness, East Humboldts Wilderness, Grant Range Wilderness, Jarbidge Wilderness, Mt. Charleston Wilderness, Mt. Moriah Wilderness, Mt. Rose Wilderness, Quinn Canyon Wilderness, Ruby Mountains Wilderness, Santa Rosa-Paradise Peak Wilderness, Table Mountain Wilderness
Text: (a) LIVESTOCK GRAZING.—Grazing of livestock in wilderness areas designated in section 2 that was established prior to the date of enactment of this Act shall be administered in accordance with section 4(d)(4) of the Wilderness Act (16 U.S.C. 1133(d)(4)) and section 108 of the Act entitled “An Act to designate certain National Forest System lands in the States of Colorado, South Dakota, Missouri, South Carolina, and Louisiana for inclusion in the National Wilderness Preservation System, and for other purposes (16 U.S.C. 1133 note). (b) REVIEW.—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 Nevada 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 this Act. (c) REPORTS.—Not later than 1 year after the enactment of this Act, and at least every 5 years thereafter, the Secretary of Agriculture shall submit to the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs of the House of Representatives and the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources of the Senate a report detailing the progress made by the Forest Service in carrying out the provisions of subsections (a) and (b).
101-195 Nevada Wilderness Protection Act Sec. 7. PROHIBITION OF BUFFER ZONES. Bureau of Land Management Nevada
  • General Admininstration
  • Buffer Zones
Wilderness(es): Mt. Moriah Wilderness
Text: Congress does not intend that the designation of wilderness areas in the State of Nevada implies 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 a wilderness area shall not, of itself, preclude such activities or uses up to the boundary of the wilderness area.
101-195 Nevada Wilderness Protection Act Sec. 7. PROHIBITION OF BUFFER ZONES. Forest Service Nevada
  • General Admininstration
  • Buffer Zones
Wilderness(es): Alta Toquima Wilderness, Arc Dome Wilderness, Boundary Peak Wilderness, Currant Mountain Wilderness, East Humboldts Wilderness, Grant Range Wilderness, Jarbidge Wilderness, Mt. Charleston Wilderness, Mt. Moriah Wilderness, Mt. Rose Wilderness, Quinn Canyon Wilderness, Ruby Mountains Wilderness, Santa Rosa-Paradise Peak Wilderness, Table Mountain Wilderness
Text: Congress does not intend that the designation of wilderness areas in the State of Nevada implies 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 a wilderness area shall not, of itself, preclude such activities or uses up to the boundary of the wilderness area.
101-195 Nevada Wilderness Protection Act Sec. 8. WATER ALLOCATION AUTHORITY, (a-e) Bureau of Land Management Nevada
  • Water
  • Water Resources
  • Water Rights/Laws
Wilderness(es): Mt. Moriah Wilderness
Text: (a) Within the wilderness areas designated by this Act, there is hereby reserved a quantity of water sufficient to fulfill the purposes of the wilderness areas created by this Act. (b) The priority date of the water rights reserved in paragraph (a) shall be the date of enactment of this Act. (c) The Secretary shall file a claim for the quantification of the water rights reserved in paragraph (a) in an appropriate stream adjudication and shall take all steps necessary to protect such rights in such an adjudication. (d) The Federal water rights reserved by this Act shall be in addition to any water rights which may have been previously reserved or obtained by the United States for other than wilderness purposes. (e) The Federal water rights reserved by this Act are specific to the wilderness areas located in the State of Nevada designated by this Act. Nothing in this Act, nor in any legislative history accompanying this Act related to reserved Federal water rights, shall be construed as establishing a precedent with regard to any future designations, nor shall it constitute and interpretation of any other Act or any designation made pursuant thereto.
101-195 Nevada Wilderness Protection Act Sec. 8. WATER ALLOCATION AUTHORITY, (a-e) Forest Service Nevada
  • Water
  • Water Resources
  • Water Rights/Laws
Wilderness(es): Alta Toquima Wilderness, Arc Dome Wilderness, Boundary Peak Wilderness, Currant Mountain Wilderness, East Humboldts Wilderness, Grant Range Wilderness, Jarbidge Wilderness, Mt. Charleston Wilderness, Mt. Moriah Wilderness, Mt. Rose Wilderness, Quinn Canyon Wilderness, Ruby Mountains Wilderness, Santa Rosa-Paradise Peak Wilderness, Table Mountain Wilderness
Text: (a) Within the wilderness areas designated by this Act, there is hereby reserved a quantity of water sufficient to fulfill the purposes of the wilderness areas created by this Act. (b) The priority date of the water rights reserved in paragraph (a) shall be the date of enactment of this Act. (c) The Secretary shall file a claim for the quantification of the water rights reserved in paragraph (a) in an appropriate stream adjudication and shall take all steps necessary to protect such rights in such an adjudication. (d) The Federal water rights reserved by this Act shall be in addition to any water rights which may have been previously reserved or obtained by the United States for other than wilderness purposes. (e) The Federal water rights reserved by this Act are specific to the wilderness areas located in the State of Nevada designated by this Act. Nothing in this Act, nor in any legislative history accompanying this Act related to reserved Federal water rights, shall be construed as establishing a precedent with regard to any future designations, nor shall it constitute and interpretation of any other Act or any designation made pursuant thereto.
101-195 Nevada Wilderness Protection Act Sec. 9. STATE FISH AND WILDLIFE AUTHORITY. Bureau of Land Management Nevada
  • General Admininstration
  • Agency Jurisdiction
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Wildlife Management
Wilderness(es): Mt. Moriah Wilderness
Text: As provided in section 4(d)(7) of the Wilderness Act (16 U.S.C. 1133(d)(7)), nothing in this Act shall be construed as affecting the jurisdiction or responsibilities of the State of Nevada with respect to wildlife and fish in the national forests in Nevada.
101-195 Nevada Wilderness Protection Act Sec. 9. STATE FISH AND WILDLIFE AUTHORITY. Forest Service Nevada
  • General Admininstration
  • Agency Jurisdiction
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Wildlife Management
Wilderness(es): Alta Toquima Wilderness, Arc Dome Wilderness, Boundary Peak Wilderness, Currant Mountain Wilderness, East Humboldts Wilderness, Grant Range Wilderness, Jarbidge Wilderness, Mt. Charleston Wilderness, Mt. Moriah Wilderness, Mt. Rose Wilderness, Quinn Canyon Wilderness, Ruby Mountains Wilderness, Santa Rosa-Paradise Peak Wilderness, Table Mountain Wilderness
Text: As provided in section 4(d)(7) of the Wilderness Act (16 U.S.C. 1133(d)(7)), nothing in this Act shall be construed as affecting the jurisdiction or responsibilities of the State of Nevada with respect to wildlife and fish in the national forests in Nevada.
101-195 Nevada Wilderness Protection Act Sec. 10. CLIMATOLOGICAL DATA COLLECTION. Bureau of Land Management Nevada
  • Water
  • Water Facilities
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Monitoring/Data Collection/Evaluation
  • Public Use/Facilities
  • Structures/Roads
  • Access
  • General Access
Wilderness(es): Mt. Moriah Wilderness
Text: Subject to such reasonable terms and conditions as the Secretary may prescribe, nothing in this Act or the Wilderness Act shall be construed to prevent, where appropriate, the installation and maintenance of hydrologic, meteorologic, or climatological collection devices within the wilderness areas or additions thereto designated by this Act, where such facilities and access thereto are essential to flood warning, flood control and water reservoir operation purposes.
101-195 Nevada Wilderness Protection Act Sec. 10. CLIMATOLOGICAL DATA COLLECTION. Forest Service Nevada
  • Water
  • Water Facilities
  • Natural/Cultural Resource Management
  • Monitoring/Data Collection/Evaluation
  • Public Use/Facilities
  • Structures/Roads
  • Access
  • General Access
Wilderness(es): Alta Toquima Wilderness, Arc Dome Wilderness, Boundary Peak Wilderness, Currant Mountain Wilderness, East Humboldts Wilderness, Grant Range Wilderness, Jarbidge Wilderness, Mt. Charleston Wilderness, Mt. Moriah Wilderness, Mt. Rose Wilderness, Quinn Canyon Wilderness, Ruby Mountains Wilderness, Santa Rosa-Paradise Peak Wilderness, Table Mountain Wilderness
Text: Subject to such reasonable terms and conditions as the Secretary may prescribe, nothing in this Act or the Wilderness Act shall be construed to prevent, where appropriate, the installation and maintenance of hydrologic, meteorologic, or climatological collection devices within the wilderness areas or additions thereto designated by this Act, where such facilities and access thereto are essential to flood warning, flood control and water reservoir operation purposes.
 



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