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Bristol Cliffs Wilderness

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Applicable Wilderness Law(s)

Law Date Acreage Change (in acres)
Public Law 93-622 January 3, 1975 6,500
(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, 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, Upper Buffalo Wilderness.

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Public Law 94-268 April 16, 1976 -2,725
(No official title, boundary adjustment for Bristol Cliffs Wilderness) - Public law 94-268 (4/16/1976) To provide for the modification of the boundaries of the Bristol Cliffs Wilderness Area and for other purposes
This public law also includes the following wilderness area(s): Cohutta Wilderness.

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