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Applicable Wilderness Law(s)

Law Date Acreage Change (in acres)
Public Law 88-577 September 3, 1964 502,978
The Wilderness Act - Public law 88-577 (9/3/1964) To establish a National Wilderness Preservation System for the permanent good of the whole people, and for other purposes
This public law also includes the following wilderness area(s): Anaconda Pintler Wilderness, Ansel Adams Wilderness, Bob Marshall Wilderness, Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, Bridger Wilderness, Cabinet Mountains Wilderness, Caribou Wilderness, Chiricahua Wilderness, Cucamonga Wilderness, Diamond Peak Wilderness, Domeland Wilderness, Eagle Cap Wilderness, Galiuro Wilderness, Gates of the Mountains Wilderness, Gearhart Mountain Wilderness, Gila Wilderness, Glacier Peak Wilderness, Goat Rocks Wilderness, Great Gulf Wilderness, Hoover Wilderness, Jarbidge Wilderness, Kalmiopsis Wilderness, La Garita Wilderness, Linville Gorge Wilderness, Marble Mountain Wilderness, Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness, Mazatzal Wilderness, Mokelumne Wilderness, Mount Adams Wilderness, Mount Hood Wilderness, Mount Washington Wilderness, Mount Zirkel Wilderness, Mountain Lakes Wilderness, North Absaroka Wilderness, Pecos Wilderness, Rawah Wilderness, San Gorgonio Wilderness, San Jacinto Wilderness, San Pedro Parks Wilderness, Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness, Shining Rock Wilderness, Sierra Ancha Wilderness, South Warner Wilderness, Strawberry Mountain Wilderness, Superstition Wilderness, Teton Wilderness, Thousand Lakes Wilderness, Three Sisters Wilderness, Washakie Wilderness, West Elk Wilderness, Wheeler Peak Wilderness, White Mountain Wilderness, Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness.

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Public Law 98-425 September 28, 1984 81,000
California Wilderness Act of 1984 - Public Law 98-425 (9/28/1984) California Wilderness Act of 1984
This public law also includes the following wilderness area(s): Ansel Adams Wilderness, Bucks Lake Wilderness, Caribou Wilderness, Carson-Iceberg Wilderness, Castle Crags Wilderness, Chanchelulla Wilderness, Cucamonga Wilderness, Dick Smith Wilderness, Dinkey Lakes Wilderness, Domeland Wilderness, Emigrant Wilderness, Granite Chief Wilderness, Hauser Wilderness, Ishi Wilderness, Jennie Lakes Wilderness, Machesna Mountain Wilderness, Marble Mountain Wilderness, Mokelumne Wilderness, Monarch Wilderness, Mt. Shasta Wilderness, North Fork Wilderness, Pine Creek Wilderness, Red Buttes Wilderness, Russian Wilderness, San Gorgonio Wilderness, San Jacinto Wilderness, San Mateo Canyon Wilderness, San Rafael Wilderness, Santa Rosa Wilderness, Sequoia-Kings Canyon Wilderness, Sheep Mountain Wilderness, Siskiyou Wilderness, Snow Mountain Wilderness, South Sierra Wilderness, South Warner Wilderness, Trinity Alps Wilderness, Ventana Wilderness, Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness, Yosemite Wilderness.

download 98-425 - Relevant legislation found on page(s): 2-3. View special provisions or legislative history for this law.

Public Law 111-11 March 30, 2009 70,411
Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009 - Public law 111-11 (3/30/2009) An act to designate certain land as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System, to authorize certain programs and activities in the Department of the Interior and the Department of Agriculture, and for other purposes.
This public law also includes the following wilderness area(s): Agua Tibia Wilderness, Ansel Adams Wilderness, Badger Creek Wilderness, Beartrap Canyon Wilderness, Beauty Mountain Wilderness, Beaver Basin Wilderness, Big Draft Wilderness, Big Jacks Creek Wilderness, Blackridge Wilderness, Bruneau-Jarbidge Rivers Wilderness, Brush Mountain East Wilderness, Brush Mountain Wilderness, Bull of the Woods Wilderness, Cahuilla Mountain Wilderness, Canaan Mountain Wilderness, Chuckwalla Mountains Wilderness, Clackamas Wilderness, Copper Salmon Wilderness, Cottonwood Canyon Wilderness, Cottonwood Forest Wilderness, Cougar Canyon Wilderness, Cranberry Wilderness, Deep Creek North Wilderness, Deep Creek Wilderness, Doc's Pass Wilderness, Dolly Sods Wilderness, Dominguez Canyon Wilderness, Frank Church-River of No Return Wilderness, Garden Mountain Wilderness, Gaylord Nelson Wilderness, Goose Creek Wilderness, Granite Mountain Wilderness, Hoover Wilderness, Hunting Camp Creek Wilderness, Indian Peaks Wilderness, John Krebs Wilderness, Joshua Tree Wilderness, Kimberling Creek Wilderness, Laurel Fork South Wilderness, LaVerkin Creek Wilderness, Lewis Fork Wilderness, Little Jacks Creek Wilderness, Little Wilson Creek Wilderness, Lower White River Wilderness, Magic Mountain Wilderness, Mark O. Hatfield Wilderness, Mount Hood Wilderness, Mountain Lake Wilderness, North Fork Owyhee Wilderness, Oregon Badlands Wilderness, Orocopia Mountains Wilderness, Otter Creek Wilderness, Owens River Headwaters Wilderness, Owyhee River Wilderness, Palen/McCoy Wilderness, Peters Mountain Wilderness, Pinto Mountains Wilderness, Pleasant View Ridge Wilderness, Pole Creek Wilderness, Raccoon Branch Wilderness, Red Butte Wilderness, Red Mountain Wilderness, Roaring Plains West Wilderness, Roaring River Wilderness, Rocky Mountain National Park Wilderness, Sabinoso Wilderness, Salmon-Huckleberry Wilderness, Santa Rosa Wilderness, Sequoia-Kings Canyon Wilderness, Shawvers Run Wilderness, Slaughter Creek Wilderness, Soda Mountain Wilderness, South Fork San Jacinto Wilderness, Spice Run Wilderness, Spring Basin Wilderness, Stone Mountain Wilderness, Taylor Creek Wilderness, White Mountains Wilderness, Zion Wilderness.

download 111-11 - Relevant legislation found on page(s): 63-64. View special provisions or legislative history for this law.


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