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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)
Great Gulf Wilderness 5,400
Wheeler Peak Wilderness 6,051
Linville Gorge Wilderness 7,655
Cucamonga Wilderness 9,022
Shining Rock Wilderness 13,400
Mount Hood Wilderness 14,160
Thousand Lakes Wilderness 15,695
Chiricahua Wilderness 18,000
Gearhart Mountain Wilderness 18,709
Caribou Wilderness 19,080
* 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.

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