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Applicable Wilderness Law(s)

Law Date Acreage Change (in acres)
Public Law 93-622 January 3, 1975 8,800
(Known as the Eastern Wilderness Areas Act) - Public law 93-622 (1/3/1975) To further the purposes of the Wilderness Act by designating certain acquired lands for inclusion in the National Wilderness Preservation System, to provide for study of certain additional lands for such inclusion, and for other purposes
This public law also includes the following wilderness area(s): Beaver Creek Wilderness, Bradwell Bay Wilderness, Bristol Cliffs Wilderness, Caney Creek Wilderness, Cohutta Wilderness, Dolly Sods Wilderness, Ellicott Rock Wilderness, Gee Creek Wilderness, Joyce Kilmer-Slickrock Wilderness, Lye Brook Wilderness, Otter Creek Wilderness, Presidential Range-Dry River Wilderness, Rainbow Lake Wilderness, Sipsey Wilderness, Upper Buffalo Wilderness.

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Public Law 98-586 October 30, 1984 200
Virginia Wilderness Act of 1984 - Public law 98-586 (10/30/1984) To designate certain national forest lands in the State of Virginia, and for other purposes
This public law also includes the following wilderness area(s): Beartown Wilderness, Kimberling Creek Wilderness, Lewis Fork Wilderness, Little Dry Run Wilderness, Little Wilson Creek Wilderness, Mountain Lake Wilderness, Peters Mountain Wilderness, Ramseys Draft Wilderness, Saint Mary's Wilderness, Thunder Ridge Wilderness.

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