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Applicable Wilderness Law(s)

Law Date Acreage Change (in acres)
Public Law 93-622 January 3, 1975 20,380
(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, James River Face Wilderness, Joyce Kilmer-Slickrock Wilderness, Lye Brook Wilderness, Otter Creek Wilderness, Rainbow Lake Wilderness, Sipsey Wilderness, Upper Buffalo Wilderness.

download 93-622 or view special provisions or legislative history for this law.

Public Law 98-323 June 19, 1984 7,000
New Hampshire Wilderness Act of 1984 - Public law 98-323 (6/19/1984) To establish wilderness areas in New Hampshire, and for other purposes
This public law also includes the following wilderness area(s): Pemigewasset Wilderness, Sandwich Range Wilderness.

download 98-323 or view legislative history for this law.


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