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Gaylord Nelson Wilderness

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Applicable Wilderness Law(s)

Law Date Acreage Change (in acres)
Public Law 108-447 December 8, 2004 33,500
Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2005 - Public law 108-447 (12/8/2004) To designate the Gaylord A. Nelson National Wilderness and to adjust the boundary of the Cumberland Island Wilderness, to authorize tours of the Cumberland Island National Seashore, and for other purposes.
This public law also includes the following wilderness area(s): Cumberland Island Wilderness.

download 108-447 - Relevant legislation found on page(s): 261-262. View special provisions or legislative history for this law.

Public Law 109-97 November 10, 2005 0
Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006 - Public law 109-97 (11/10/2005) Making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2006, and for other purposes.
NOTE: Changed the name of the Gaylord A. Nelson National Wilderness to the Gaylord A. Nelson Wilderness.

download 109-97 - Relevant legislation found on page(s): 49. View special provisions or legislative history for this law.

Public Law 111-11 March 30, 2009 0
Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009 - Public law 111-11 (3/30/2009) An act to designate certain land as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System, to authorize certain programs and activities in the Department of the Interior and the Department of Agriculture, and for other purposes.
NOTE: Changed name from Gaylord A. Nelson Wilderness to Gaylord Nelson Wilderness.
This public law also includes the following wilderness area(s): Agua Tibia Wilderness, Ansel Adams Wilderness, Badger Creek Wilderness, Beartrap Canyon Wilderness, Beauty Mountain Wilderness, Beaver Basin Wilderness, Big Draft Wilderness, Big Jacks Creek Wilderness, Blackridge Wilderness, Bruneau-Jarbidge Rivers Wilderness, Brush Mountain East Wilderness, Brush Mountain Wilderness, Bull of the Woods Wilderness, Cahuilla Mountain Wilderness, Canaan Mountain Wilderness, Chuckwalla Mountains Wilderness, Clackamas Wilderness, Copper Salmon Wilderness, Cottonwood Canyon Wilderness, Cottonwood Forest Wilderness, Cougar Canyon Wilderness, Cranberry Wilderness, Deep Creek North Wilderness, Deep Creek Wilderness, Doc's Pass Wilderness, Dolly Sods Wilderness, Dominguez Canyon Wilderness, Frank Church-River of No Return Wilderness, Garden Mountain Wilderness, Goose Creek Wilderness, Granite Mountain Wilderness, Hoover Wilderness, Hunting Camp Creek Wilderness, Indian Peaks Wilderness, John Krebs Wilderness, John Muir Wilderness, Joshua Tree Wilderness, Kimberling Creek Wilderness, Laurel Fork South Wilderness, LaVerkin Creek Wilderness, Lewis Fork Wilderness, Little Jacks Creek Wilderness, Little Wilson Creek Wilderness, Lower White River Wilderness, Magic Mountain Wilderness, Mark O. Hatfield Wilderness, Mount Hood Wilderness, Mountain Lake Wilderness, North Fork Owyhee Wilderness, Oregon Badlands Wilderness, Orocopia Mountains Wilderness, Otter Creek Wilderness, Owens River Headwaters Wilderness, Owyhee River Wilderness, Palen/McCoy Wilderness, Peters Mountain Wilderness, Pinto Mountains Wilderness, Pleasant View Ridge Wilderness, Pole Creek Wilderness, Raccoon Branch Wilderness, Red Butte Wilderness, Red Mountain Wilderness, Roaring Plains West Wilderness, Roaring River Wilderness, Rocky Mountain National Park Wilderness, Sabinoso Wilderness, Salmon-Huckleberry Wilderness, Santa Rosa Wilderness, Sequoia-Kings Canyon Wilderness, Shawvers Run Wilderness, Slaughter Creek Wilderness, Soda Mountain Wilderness, South Fork San Jacinto Wilderness, Spice Run Wilderness, Spring Basin Wilderness, Stone Mountain Wilderness, Taylor Creek Wilderness, White Mountains Wilderness, Zion Wilderness.

download 111-11 - Relevant legislation found on page(s): 212-213. View special provisions or legislative history for this law.


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