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Applicable Wilderness Law(s)

Law Date Acreage Change (in acres)
Public Law 101-628 November 28, 1990 9,200
Arizona Desert Wilderness Act of 1990 - Public law 101-628 (11/28/1990) To provide for the designation of certain public lands as wilderness in the State of Arizona
This public law also includes the following wilderness area(s): Aravaipa Canyon Wilderness, Arrastra Mountain Wilderness, Aubrey Peak Wilderness, Baboquivari Peak Wilderness, Big Horn Mountains Wilderness, Cabeza Prieta Wilderness, Coyote Mountains Wilderness, Dos Cabezas Mountains Wilderness, Eagletail Mountains Wilderness, East Cactus Plain Wilderness, Fishhooks Wilderness, Gibraltar Mountain Wilderness, Harcuvar Mountains Wilderness, Harquahala Mountains Wilderness, Hassayampa River Canyon Wilderness, Havasu Wilderness, Hummingbird Springs Wilderness, Imperial Refuge Wilderness, Kofa Wilderness, Mount Nutt Wilderness, Mount Tipton Wilderness, Mount Wilson Wilderness, Muggins Mountain Wilderness, Needle's Eye Wilderness, New Water Mountains Wilderness, North Maricopa Mountains Wilderness, North Santa Teresa Wilderness, Peloncillo Mountains Wilderness, Rawhide Mountains Wilderness, Redfield Canyon Wilderness, Sierra Estrella Wilderness, Signal Mountain Wilderness, South Maricopa Mountains Wilderness, Swansea Wilderness, Table Top Wilderness, Tres Alamos Wilderness, Trigo Mountain Wilderness, Upper Burro Creek Wilderness, Wabayuma Peak Wilderness, Warm Springs Wilderness, White Canyon Wilderness, Woolsey Peak Wilderness.

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