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Cumberland Island Wilderness

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Applicable Wilderness Law(s)

Law Date Acreage Change (in acres)
Public Law 97-250 September 8, 1982 8,840
(No official title, designates Cumberland Island Wilderness) - Public Law 97-250 (9/8/1982) To Correct the Boundary of Crater Lake National Park in the State of Oregon, and for other purposes

download 97-250 or view legislative history for this law.

Public Law 108-447 December 8, 2004 1,046
Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2005 - Public law 108-447 (12/8/2004) To designate the Gaylord A. Nelson National Wilderness and to adjust the boundary of the Cumberland Island Wilderness, to authorize tours of the Cumberland Island National Seashore, and for other purposes.
NOTE: Increases the size of the Cumberland Island Wilderness from 8,840 acres to 9,886 acres while undesignating the cherry-stemmed roads.
This public law also includes the following wilderness area(s): Gaylord Nelson Wilderness.

download 108-447 - Relevant legislation found on page(s): 264-266. View special provisions or legislative history for this law.


Acreages reported above are legislated acres. Learn more about acreages.
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