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Establishing the wilderness areas in Wisconsin

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs.

Establishing the wilderness areas in Wisconsin

report (to accompany H.R. 3578, which on July 14, 1983, was referred to the Committees on Interior and Insular Affairs and Agriculture) (including the cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office).

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in [Washington, D.C.? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wilderness areas -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Forest reserves -- Wisconsin.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesRept. / 98th Congress, 1st session, House of Representatives -- no. 98-531, pt. 1.
    ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Agriculture.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17800241M

    Wilderness: What is Wilderness? Wilderness is a designation that seeks to protect remaining tracts of “relatively undisturbed” Forest Service land. The purpose is to maintain these lands as untouched and wild as possible. All wilderness designations can be made only by Congress and in accordance with theFile Size: KB. Wilderness Territory, Wisconsin Dells: See reviews, articles, and 52 photos of Wilderness Territory, ranked No.7 on Tripadvisor among 43 attractions in Wisconsin Dells/5(). Existing wilderness areas should be transferred to appropriate private owners. New wilderness areas should be created by means of contributions from individual and corporate donors, fees charged for wilderness visitation, and other nongovernmental sources. Notes. 1. “The Power of Wilderness,” Los Angeles Times, Ap 2.


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