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Daniel J. Evans Wilderness

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Applicable Wilderness Law(s)

Law Date Acreage Change (in acres)
Public Law 100-668 November 16, 1988 876,669
Washington Park Wilderness Act of 1988 - Public Law 100-668 (11/16/1988) Washington Park Wilderness Act of 1988
This public law also includes the following wilderness area(s): Mount Rainier Wilderness, Stephen Mather Wilderness.

download 100-668 or view special provisions or legislative history for this law.

Public Law 112-97 February 27, 2012 -222
Quileute Tribe Tsunami Protection Act - Public law 112-97 (2/27/2012) To provide the Quileute Indian Tribe Tsunami and Flood Protection, and for other purposes.
NOTE: Removes 222 acres from the Olympic Wilderness and transfers the land to the adjacent Quileute Indian Reservation. The purpose of the transfer is to provide the Tribe with lands for housing and schools that are outside the tsunami and Quillayute River flood zones.

download 112-97 - Relevant legislation found on page(s): 2. View legislative history for this law.

Public Law 114-272 December 14, 2016 0
Daniel J. Evans Olympic National Park Wilderness Act - Public law 114-272 (12/14/16) To redesignate the Olympic Wilderness as the Daniel J. Evans Wilderness.
NOTE: Changed name from Olympic Wilderness to Daniel J. Evans Wilderness.

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