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Applicable Wilderness Law(s)

Law Date Acreage Change (in acres)
Public Law 101-626 November 28, 1990 38,046
Tongass Timber Reform Act - Public law 101-626 (11/28/1990) To amend the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act, to protect certain lands in the Tongass National Forest in perpetuity, to modify certain long-term timber contracts, to provide for protection of riparian habitat, and for other purposes
This public law also includes the following wilderness area(s): Chuck River Wilderness, Kootznoowoo Wilderness, Kuiu Wilderness, Pleasant/Lemusurier/Inian Islands Wilderness, South Etolin Wilderness.

download 101-626 or view legislative history for this law.

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