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Dry Creek Wilderness

General Maps Contacts Area Management Wilderness Laws

Applicable Wilderness Law(s)

Law Date Acreage Change (in acres)
Public Law 98-508 October 19, 1984 6,310
Arkansas Wilderness Act of 1984 (Dale Bumpers Wilderness Resources Protection Act) - Public law 98-508 (10/19/1984) To designate certain national forest system lands in the State of Arkansas for inclusion in the National Wilderness Preservation System, and for other purposes
This public law also includes the following wilderness area(s): Black Fork Mountain Wilderness, East Fork Wilderness, Flatside Wilderness, Hurricane Creek Wilderness, Leatherwood Wilderness, Poteau Mountain Wilderness, Richland Creek Wilderness, Upper Buffalo Wilderness.

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Public Law 105-245 October 7, 1998 0
Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 1999 - Public Law 105-245 (10/7/1998) Dale Bumpers Wilderness Resources Protection Act of 1998
NOTE: Amends Arkansas Wilderness Act of 1984 by dedicating the nine areas (USFS) to United States Senator Dale Bumpers.
This public law also includes the following wilderness area(s): Black Fork Mountain Wilderness, East Fork Wilderness, Flatside Wilderness, Hurricane Creek Wilderness, Leatherwood Wilderness, Poteau Mountain Wilderness, Richland Creek Wilderness, Upper Buffalo Wilderness.

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