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Applicable Wilderness Law(s)

Law Date Acreage Change (in acres)
Public Law 96-550 December 19, 1980 211,300
New Mexico Wilderness Act - Public law 96-550 (12/19/1980) To designate certain National Forest System lands in the state of New Mexico for inclusion in the National Wilderness Preservation System, and for other purposes
This public law also includes the following wilderness area(s): Apache Kid Wilderness, Blue Range Wilderness, Capitan Mountains Wilderness, Cruces Basin Wilderness, Dome Wilderness, Gila Wilderness, Latir Peak Wilderness, Pecos Wilderness, Wheeler Peak Wilderness, White Mountain Wilderness, Withington Wilderness.

download 96-550 or view special provisions or legislative history for this law.


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