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Applicable Wilderness Law(s)

Law Date Acreage Change (in acres)
Public Law 96-487 December 2, 1980 900,000
Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act - Public Law 96-487 (12/2/1980) Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act
This public law also includes the following wilderness area(s): Aleutian Islands Wilderness, Andreafsky Wilderness, Becharof Wilderness, Coronation Island Wilderness, Denali Wilderness, Endicott River Wilderness, Gates of the Arctic Wilderness, Glacier Bay Wilderness, Innoko Wilderness, Izembek Wilderness, Katmai Wilderness, Kenai Wilderness, Kobuk Valley Wilderness, Koyukuk Wilderness, Lake Clark Wilderness, Maurille Islands Wilderness, Misty Fjords National Monument Wilderness, Mollie Beattie Wilderness, Noatak Wilderness, Nunivak Wilderness, Petersburg Creek-Duncan Salt Chuck Wilderness, Russell Fjord Wilderness, Selawik Wilderness, Semidi Wilderness, South Baranof Wilderness, South Prince of Wales Wilderness, Stikine-LeConte Wilderness, Tebenkof Bay Wilderness, Togiak Wilderness, Tracy Arm-Fords Terror Wilderness, Unimak Wilderness, Warren Island Wilderness, West Chichagof-Yakobi Wilderness, Wrangell-Saint Elias Wilderness.

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Public Law 101-378 August 17, 1990 0
Admiralty Island National Monument Land Management Act of 1990 - Public law 101-378 (8/17/1990) To enroll twenty individuals under the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act.
NOTE: Name changed from Admiralty Island National Monument to Kootznoowoo Wilderness.

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Public Law 101-626 November 28, 1990 18,173
Tongass Timber Reform Act - Public law 101-626 (11/28/1990) To amend the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act, to protect certain lands in the Tongass National Forest in perpetuity, to modify certain long-term timber contracts, to provide for protection of riparian habitat, and for other purposes
This public law also includes the following wilderness area(s): Chuck River Wilderness, Karta River Wilderness, Kuiu Wilderness, Pleasant/Lemusurier/Inian Islands Wilderness, South Etolin Wilderness.

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Public Law 105-60 October 10, 1997 0
Hood Bay Land Exchange Act of 1997 - Public Law 105-60 (10/10/1997) Hood Bay Land Exchange Act of 1997
NOTE: Authorizes the Secretary of Agriculture to enter into negotiations with the Alaska Pulp Corporation to exchange land within the Admiralty Islands National Monument and the Kootznoowoo Wilderness.

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