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Big Laurel Branch Wilderness

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Applicable Wilderness Law(s)

Law Date Acreage Change (in acres)
Public Law 99-490 October 16, 1986 6,251
Tennessee Wilderness Act of 1986 - Public law 99-490 (10/16/1986) To designate certain lands in the Cherokee National Forest in the State of Tennessee as wilderness areas, and for other purposes
This public law also includes the following wilderness area(s): Big Frog Wilderness, Little Frog Mountain Wilderness, Pond Mountain Wilderness, Sampson Mountain Wilderness, Unaka Mountain Wilderness.

download 99-490 or view legislative history for this law.

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