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Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness

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Applicable Wilderness Law(s)

Law Date Acreage Change (in acres)
Public Law 95-249 March 27, 1978 904,500
(No official title, designates Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness) - Public law 95-249 (3/27/1978) To designate the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness, Custer and Gallatin National Forests, in the State of Montana

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Public Law 98-140 October 31, 1983 -67
Lee Metcalf Wilderness and Management Act of 1983 - Public law 98-140 (10/31/1983) To establish the Lee Metcalf Wilderness and Management Area in the State of Montana, and for other purposes
This public law also includes the following wilderness area(s): Lee Metcalf Wilderness, UL Bend Wilderness.

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Public Law 98-550 October 30, 1984 23,750
Wyoming Wilderness Act of 1984 - Public law 98-550 (10/30/1984) To designate certain lands in the state of Wyoming for inclusion in the National Wilderness Preservation System, to release other forest lands for multiple use management, to withdraw designated wilderness areas in Wyoming from minerals activity, and for other purposes
This public law also includes the following wilderness area(s): Bridger Wilderness, Cloud Peak Wilderness, Encampment River Wilderness, Fitzpatrick Wilderness, Gros Ventre Wilderness, Huston Park Wilderness, Jedediah Smith Wilderness, Platte River Wilderness, Popo Agie Wilderness, Teton Wilderness, Washakie Wilderness, Winegar Hole Wilderness.

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