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Applicable Wilderness Law(s)

Law Date Acreage Change (in acres)
Public Law 93-622 January 3, 1975 10,590
(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, Presidential Range-Dry River Wilderness, Rainbow Lake Wilderness, Sipsey Wilderness.

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Public Law 98-508 October 19, 1984 1,504
Arkansas Wilderness Act of 1984 (Dale Bumpers Wilderness Resources Protection Act) - Public law 98-508 (10/19/1984) To designate certain national forest system lands in the State of Arkansas for inclusion in the National Wilderness Preservation System, and for other purposes
This public law also includes the following wilderness area(s): Black Fork Mountain Wilderness, Dry Creek Wilderness, East Fork Wilderness, Flatside Wilderness, Hurricane Creek Wilderness, Leatherwood Wilderness, Poteau Mountain Wilderness, Richland Creek Wilderness.

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Public Law 105-245 October 7, 1998 0
Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 1999 - Public Law 105-245 (10/7/1998) Dale Bumpers Wilderness Resources Protection Act of 1998
NOTE: Amends Arkansas Wilderness Act of 1984 by dedicating the nine areas (USFS) to United States Senator Dale Bumpers.
This public law also includes the following wilderness area(s): Black Fork Mountain Wilderness, Dry Creek Wilderness, East Fork Wilderness, Flatside Wilderness, Hurricane Creek Wilderness, Leatherwood Wilderness, Poteau Mountain Wilderness, Richland Creek Wilderness.

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