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Small wilderness study areas, statewide

final environmental impact statement
  • 130 Pages
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U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Idaho State Office , Boise, Idaho
Public lands, Management, Land use, Environmental aspects, Wilderness areas, Environmental impact state
Other titlesProposed plan amendments and environmental impact statement for small wilderness study areas statewide :, Final EIS :, Idaho statewide small wilderness study areas :
Statementprepared by Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Idaho State Office
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Paginationiv, 130 pages, 13 unnumbered pages :
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Idaho State Office.] -- "Documents the expected effects of managing nine wilderness study areas (WSAs) as wilderness or nonwilderness. These WSAs range in size from 40 acres to 4, acres.

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Draft environmental impact statement, small wilderness study areas statewide. [United States. Bureau of Land Management. Boise District Office.]. 2 vols. - Vol. 1 small statewide overview in which Interior Secretary Manuel Lujan Jr.

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recommends wilderness status forwithin 15 of 36 original study areas and release ofacres within 30 study areas for other uses/large Vol. 2 of specific recommendations for study : U.S.

Bureau of Land Management - Montana State Office. The Little Book Cliffs Wilderness Study Area is characterized by gently-sloping plateaus, various small canyons, and four major canyon systems: Main Canyon, Coal Canyon, Cottonwood Canyon and Spring Canyon.

These four larger systems are also accompanied by many smaller side canyons. Part of the southern edge of this WSA is dominated by the 2,foot-high face of the Book : () Ah-Shi-Sle-Pah Wilderness Study Area, NM This is a list of some of the wilderness study areas (WSA) in the United States as of December Wilderness study areas are designated lands that meet criteria of the Wilderness Act and are managed as wilderness.

This is an exceptional book on a difficult question. How should wilderness areas be managed in a time of rapid climate change. If you care about wilderness areas, national parks and protected areas, this book pulls together some of the best thinking of leaders in the fields of wilderness science and management.

Montana’s 44 wilderness study areas (WSAs) comprise one million acres of our wildest prairies, river breaks, deep forests, and towering peaks in all corners of the state. They provide unparalleled wildlife habitat, and clean air and water.

Wilderness Study Area: A special designation that applies to lands managed to protect wilderness characteristics until Congress designates the WSA as wilderness or directs BLM to manage the area for other multiple uses.

Red Cloud Peak WSA, CO Wilderness Study Area (WSA) Defined. Based on review of those studies, the Secretary of the Interior concluded that theacres within 27 study areas should be designated as part of the National Wilderness Preservation System and thatacres within 57 study areas should be released from wilderness study for uses other than wilderness.

vol. | Idaho statewide. A wilderness study area (WSA) contains undeveloped United States federal land retaining its primeval character and influence, without permanent improvements or human habitation, and managed to preserve its natural conditions. WSAs are not included in the National Wilderness Preservation System until the United States Congress passes wilderness legislation.

– Management of Wilderness Study Areas (Public) 1. Explanation of Material Transmitted: This release transmits the revised manual for the BLM's Management of Wilderness Study Areas.

This manual provides the line manager and program staff professionals with general policies for the administration and management of these areas. In Wilderness by Diane Thomas is an intimate and atmospheric book of terminal illness, isolation, the stages of grief, and of love.

Katherine Reid is given a terminal diagnosis in and moves to a cabin deep in the Appalachian Mountains/5. Wilderness Study Areas Below is a list of Nevada’s Wilderness Study Areas. These are primarily areas that the BLM identified as having wilderness character and must be protected until Congress decides whether or not to designate them as wilderness.

Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided information on the wilderness study areas managed by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and the Forest Service, focusing on: (1) legislative guidance and agency policies governing wilderness study area management; (2) the various activities and uses of the study areas; (3) the ways these activities and uses affect the areas; and (4) agency.

The U.S. Forest Service manages 32 wilderness study areas in 10 states, totaling over a million acres — from high desert canyons in Nevada to alpine lakes in Washington and Idaho, including.

Harper Creek and Lost Cove Wilderness Study Areas. The Harper Creek and Lost Cove Wilderness Study Areas occupy adjacent areas in Avery, Burke and Caldwell Counties. These areas protect 7, acres and 5, acres respectively. A part of the Wilson Creek Wild and Scenic River management area is located within the Harper Creek WSA.

Wyoming Wilderness Study Report Statewide Overview. COMPLETED. THE SECRETARY OF THE INTERIOR WASHINGTON. RECORD OF DECISION. The following are the wilderness recommendations for 42 wilderness study areas (WSAs) in the State of Wyoming. These recommendations were developed from the findings of a year wilderness study process by the.

This comprehensive guide to New Mexico's wild lands includes not only such well-known areas as the Gila and Pecos wildernesses, but also lesser-known regions such as Latir Peaks, Apache Kid, and Bisti De-na-zin wildernesses. It also provides an inventory of the state's more than 50 "wilderness study areas" -- the wilderness areas of the future.

Wilderness Study Areas. Last updated on 7/1/ PM. Overview. This data set was developed for use within WFDSS to identify and display Wilderness Study Areas (WSA) managed by the Bureau of Land Management and the USDA Forest Service. Montana Republican U.S. Sen. Steve Daines has introduced a bill to eliminate wilderness study area designations on nearlyacres of federal lands in the state, a move he said.

The Montana Wilderness Study Bill - A Case History ( pp.) Director: Robert Ream Passage of the Montana Wilderness Study bill would require that the Forest Service study the nine undeveloped areas listed therein and report to Congress as to their suitability for Wilderness by: 1.

Wilderness Attribute Rating System (WARS), a system that was designed to assess the capability of roadless areas for wilderness recommendation (USDA Forest Service ). This was the system used to rate the Montana Wilderness Study Areas in the study mandated by the WSA Act of (These.

Moved Permanently. The document has moved here. Wilderness is a book for younger readers. I usually enjoy such books, but something about this one just didn't do it for me. I didn't connect with the characters. I couldn't relate to them. It's a story of two boys who are taken on a wilderness holiday by their mother.

She is keen to be away from home while her husband's first wife visits their /5. Nov 1, S. (95th). An Act to provide for the study of certain lands to determine their suitability for designation as wilderness in accordance with the Wilderness Act ofand for other purposes.

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Ina database of bills in the U.S. Congress. This dataset is meant to depict Wilderness Study Areas (WSA's), within the state of New Mexico, identified by the U.S.

Bureau of Land Management (BLM) as having potential for wilderness designation. Each study areas has been valuated for its resource values, present and projected future uses, public input, the manageability of the area as Publish Year: Wilderness Study Areas.

In DecemberSenator Steve Daines introduced a plan to remove protections on nearly half a million acres of public lands in Montana without public comment or meaningful dialogue among diverse stakeholder groups. The bill, "The Protect Public Use of Public Lands Act," targets five Wilderness Study Areas (WSAs) in.

"September " "BLM-MT-PT" v. Statewide overview. -- v. Wilderness study area specific recommendations Contains wilderness recommendations for 36 wilderness study areas (WSAs) in the State of Montana, developed from the findings of a year wilderness study process by the Department of the Interior and Bureau of Land Management.

Media in category "Wilderness study areas" The following files are in this category, out of total. -conservationlands15 Social Media Takeover, May 15th, BLM Montana and Partners Maintain Continental Divide Trail and Centennial Mountains WSA ().jpg 1, × 2,; MB. MINERAL RESOURCES OF WILDERNESS STUDY AREAS-SOUTHERN WYOMING Mineral Resources of the Adobe Town Wilderness Study Area, Sweetwater County, Wyoming By Richard E.

Van Loenen, Randall H. Hill, Viki Bankey, and William A. Bryant U.S. Geological Survey R. Kness U.S. Bureau of Mines ABSTRACT In and the U.S. Geological Survey and theCited by: 2. The Enterprise Data page provides for download files containing the National Forest System land parcels that have legal descriptions of National Wilderness Area, Primitive Area, or Wilderness Study area, as well as those FS land areas Congressionally designated as National Wilderness Areas, and those areas designated as Wild and Scenic Rivers.STUDIES RELATED TO WILDERNESS STUDY AREAS In accordance with the provisions of the v\'ilderness Act (Public Law 77, Sept.

3, ) and Conference Report on Senate Bill 4, 88th Congress, the U.S. Geological Survey and U.S. Bureau of Mines have been conducting mineral surveys of wilderness and primitive by: 1.Wilderness Study Areas Johnson County.

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