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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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Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness 1,239,840 Public law acreage includes ID and MT acreage.
Bob Marshall Wilderness 950,000
Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness 886,673
Teton Wilderness 563,460
Washakie Wilderness 505,552
John Muir Wilderness 502,978
Glacier Peak Wilderness 458,105
Gila Wilderness 438,360
Bridger Wilderness 383,300
North Absaroka Wilderness 359,700
* 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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