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Wilderness Areas Affected by Public Law 88-577 9/3/1964 - The Wilderness Act

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Total Number of Wilderness Area(s): 54
Total Acreage Legislated: 9,139,721
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 (in acres)
Anaconda Pintler Wilderness 157,803
Ansel Adams Wilderness 109,484
Bob Marshall Wilderness 950,000
Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness 886,673
Bridger Wilderness 383,300
Cabinet Mountains Wilderness 94,272
Caribou Wilderness 19,080
Chiricahua Wilderness 18,000
Cucamonga Wilderness 9,022
Diamond Peak Wilderness 35,440
Domeland Wilderness 62,121
Eagle Cap Wilderness 216,250
Galiuro Wilderness 55,000
Gates of the Mountains Wilderness 28,562
Gearhart Mountain Wilderness 18,709
Gila Wilderness 438,360
Glacier Peak Wilderness 458,105
Goat Rocks Wilderness 82,680
Great Gulf Wilderness 5,400
Hoover Wilderness 42,800
Jarbidge Wilderness 64,667
John Muir Wilderness 502,978
Kalmiopsis Wilderness 78,850
La Garita Wilderness 49,000
Linville Gorge Wilderness 7,655
Marble Mountain Wilderness 213,283
Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness 66,100
Mazatzal Wilderness 205,000
Mokelumne Wilderness 50,400
Mount Adams Wilderness 42,411
Mount Hood Wilderness 14,160
Mount Washington Wilderness 46,655
Mount Zirkel Wilderness 72,180
Mountain Lakes Wilderness 23,071
North Absaroka Wilderness 359,700
Pecos Wilderness 165,000
Rawah Wilderness 25,579
San Gorgonio Wilderness 33,898
San Jacinto Wilderness 20,565
San Pedro Parks Wilderness 41,132
Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness 1,239,840 Public law acreage includes ID and MT acreage.
Shining Rock Wilderness 13,400
Sierra Ancha Wilderness 20,850
South Warner Wilderness 68,507
Strawberry Mountain Wilderness 33,004
Superstition Wilderness 124,140
Teton Wilderness 563,460
Thousand Lakes Wilderness 15,695
Three Sisters Wilderness 196,708
Washakie Wilderness 505,552
West Elk Wilderness 62,000
Wheeler Peak Wilderness 6,051
White Mountain Wilderness 28,118
Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness 109,051
* Legislated acreages are acreages specified in public laws. These values may not match current reported values.
** For some areas, notes are provided explaining more about the purpose of the legislation.
*** Where available, page numbers are provided. Values refer to the PDF page number.