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Applicable Wilderness Law(s)

Law Date Acreage Change (in acres)
Public Law 88-577 September 3, 1964 196,708
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, John Muir 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, Washakie Wilderness, West Elk Wilderness, Wheeler Peak Wilderness, White Mountain Wilderness, Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness.

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Public Law 95-237 February 24, 1978 45,400
Endangered American Wilderness Act - Public law 95-237 (2/24/1978) To designate certain endangered public lands for preservation as wilderness, and for other purposes
This public law also includes the following wilderness area(s): Chama River Canyon Wilderness, Golden Trout Wilderness, Gospel-Hump Wilderness, Hunter-Fryingpan Wilderness, Kalmiopsis Wilderness, Lone Peak Wilderness, Manzano Mountain Wilderness, Mount Hood Wilderness, Pusch Ridge Wilderness, Sandia Mountain Wilderness, Santa Lucia Wilderness, Savage Run Wilderness, Ventana Wilderness, Welcome Creek Wilderness, Wenaha-Tucannon Wilderness, Wild Rogue Wilderness.

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Public Law 98-328 June 26, 1984 38,100
Oregon Wilderness Act of 1984 - Public law 98-328 (6/26/1984) To designate certain national forest system lands in the State of Oregon for inclusion in the National Wilderness Preservation System, and for other purposes
This public law also includes the following wilderness area(s): Badger Creek Wilderness, Black Canyon Wilderness, Boulder Creek Wilderness, Bridge Creek Wilderness, Bull of the Woods Wilderness, Cummins Creek Wilderness, Diamond Peak Wilderness, Drift Creek Wilderness, Eagle Cap Wilderness, Gearhart Mountain Wilderness, Grassy Knob Wilderness, Hells Canyon Wilderness, Mark O. Hatfield Wilderness, Menagerie Wilderness, Middle Santiam Wilderness, Mill Creek Wilderness, Monument Rock Wilderness, Mount Jefferson Wilderness, Mount Thielsen Wilderness, Mount Washington Wilderness, North Fork John Day Wilderness, North Fork Umatilla Wilderness, Red Buttes Wilderness, Rock Creek Wilderness, Rogue-Umpqua Divide Wilderness, Salmon-Huckleberry Wilderness, Sky Lakes Wilderness, Strawberry Mountain Wilderness, Table Rock Wilderness, Waldo Lake Wilderness.

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