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Colorado Wilderness Act of 1993

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Natural Resources.

Colorado Wilderness Act of 1993

report (to accompany H.R. 631) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office)

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Natural Resources.

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

    Subjects:
  • Wilderness areas -- Law and legislation -- Colorado,
  • Land titles -- Registration and transfer -- Colorado,
  • Recreation areas -- Law and legislation -- Colorado

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesReport / 103d Congress, 1st session, House of Representatives -- 103-181
    The Physical Object
    Pagination30 p. ;
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14444628M
    OCLC/WorldCa28618506

    The Wilderness Act of (Pub.L. 88–) was written by Howard Zahniser of The Wilderness created the legal definition of wilderness in the United States, and protected million acres (37, km²) of federal result of a long effort to protect federal wilderness and to create a formal mechanism for designating wilderness, the Wilderness Act was signed into law by Enacted by: the 88th United States Congress. Amends the Colorado Wilderness Act of to add specified lands in Colorado managed by the Bureau of Land Management (proposed as the Powderhorn Wilderness Addition) of the Department of the Interior to the Powderhorn Wilderness.

    The Colorado Wilderness Act — the new bill to protect , acres — is the latest of many efforts to designate land for protection under the Wilderness Act. 2 •HR IH 1 SEC. 2. ADDITIONS TO NATIONAL WILDERNESS PRESERVA-2 TION SYSTEM IN THE STATE OF COLORADO. 3 (a) ADDITIONS.—Section 2(a) of the Colorado Wil- 4 derness Act of (Public Law –77; Stat. ; 5 16 U.S.C. note) is amended—.

    John Fielder is Colorado's best-known nature photographer, publisher, teacher and preservationist with 39 exhibit-format books and guidebooks to his credit, including John Fielder's Best of Colorado and Colorado He is also the recipient of numerous awards, including the Sierra Club's Ansel Adams Award for Conservation Photography () and the Aldo Leopold Foundation's first ever /5(17). leads The Wilderness Society in its mission to inspire Americans to care for our wild places. "The Wilderness Act of The Right to Experience, the Responsibility to Protect" Young Voices for Wilderness: Truman Anarella and Ben Kelley Truman Anarella is a student at South Routt Middle School in Oak Creek, Colorado.


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Colorado Wilderness Act of 1993 by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Natural Resources. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Caption title: An Act to Designate Certain Lands in the State of Colorado as Components of the National Wilderness Preservation System, and for Other Purposes. Shipping list no.: P. "Aug. 13,(H.R. )"--Page [1]. Colorado Wilderness Act of - Designates certain Colorado lands to constitute or to be parts of the following components of the National Wilderness Preservation System: (1) the Uncompahgre Wilderness; (2) the Buffalo Peaks Wilderness; (3) the Powderhorn Wilderness; (4) the Mount Zirkel Wilderness; (5) the Fossil Ridge Wilderness; (6) the Wren and Tim Wirth Wilderness Area; (7) the Greenhorn.

TOPN: Colorado Wilderness Act of | A | B | C History books, newspapers, and other sources use the popular name to refer to these laws. Why can't these popular names easily be found in the US Code.

Colorado Wilderness Act of Pub.Aug. 13,Stat. Get this from a library. Colorado Wilderness Act of report (to accompany H.R. ) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office).

[United States. Congress. House. Committee on Natural Resources.]. Get this from a library. Colorado Wilderness Act of report (to accompany H.R. [United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.]. This coming Saturday, August 13 marks the 23rd Anniversary of the Colorado Wilderness Act of The Act was a watershed Colorado Wilderness Act of 1993 book in Colorado history, protecting more thanacres of some of Colorado’s most spectacular public lands.

In Gunnison County, the Act established the Fossil Ridge Wilderness, the Powderhorn Wilderness, and added. Protect diverse lands from the desert slopes of the Bookcliffs to the highest peaks of the San Juan Mountains. The proposed Colorado Wilderness Act encompassesacres of public land managed primarily by the Bureau of Land Management.

This proposal for extending wilderness protection to significant landforms under BLM jurisdiction was first introduced to CongressRead More. H.R. ( rd): Colorado Wilderness Act of React to this bill with an emoji Save your opinion on this bill on a six-point scale from strongly oppose to strongly support.

A bonanza of insights for hikers and wilderness lovers. -- Stewart Udall Barron chronicles the joys, trials, and personal inspiration of a glorious month [exploring Colorado's wilderness]. -- Backpacker Magazine T.A. Barron creates images of alpine country that allow us to see meadows as text, rivers and mountains as guardians of our /5(4).

H.R. ( th): To amend the Colorado Wilderness Act of to extend the interim protection of the Spanish Peaks planning area in the San Isabel National Forest, Colorado. Call or Write Congress React to this bill with an emoji Save your opinion on this bill on.

Colorado Wilderness Act of [U.S. Congress] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : U.S. Congress. (a) SHORT TITLE- This Act may be cited as the ‘Colorado Wilderness Act of ’.

(b) DEFINITIONS- (1) As used in this Act with reference to lands in the National Forest System, the term ‘the Secretary’ means the Secretary of Agriculture. ( rd): Colorado Wilderness Act of React to this bill with an emoji Save your opinion on this bill on a six-point scale from strongly oppose to strongly support.

An Act To designate certain lands in the State of Colorado as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System, and for other purposes. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1.

SHORT TITLE AND DEFINITIONS. (a) SHORT TITLE.—This Act may be cited as the. The Complete Guide to Colorado's Wilderness Areas by Mark Pearson () Paperback Paperback. $ () and the Aldo Leopold Foundation's first ever Achievement Award ().

John Fielder's photography has influenced people and legislation, and he has worked tirelessly to promote the protection of Colorado's open space and wildlands. /5(10). I am pleased to sign into law H.R.the "Colorado Wilderness Act of " This Act designates 19 areas within the National Forests and public lands of Colorado, encompassingacres, as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System.

This Act also protects five areas, totalling someacres, under management plans that are slightly less restrictive than wilderness.

Public Law (16 U.S.C. ) 88th Congress, Second Session September 3, (As amended) Download the Wilderness Act (PDF) AN ACTo establish a National Wilderness Preservation System for the permanent good of the whole people, and for other purposes. Moved Permanently.

The document has moved here. The Wilderness Society played an instrumental role in passing the Wilderness Act, and has since utilized this tool to contribute a total of million acres to the National Wilderness Preservation System.

The Wilderness Act created the National Wilderness Preservation System and immediately placed 54 areas into the system. Colorado Wilderness Act ofthe Congress effectively disclaimed both an express and implied reserved water right by precluding assertion of a wilderness reserve right.

At the same time, the Congress expressly eliminated the president’s authority to permit water resources development within any of the areas designated by this act. Colorado Wilderness Act and Eagle and Pitkin counties land exchange: hearing before the Subcommittee on Public Lands, National Parks, and Forests of the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Third Congress, first session, on S.

Denver Rep. Diana DeGette has been working on getting the Colorado Wilderness Act through Congress for 20 years. Wednesday, the House Natural Resources Committee held a Author: Caitlyn Kim.Colorado Wilderness Act of The Colorado Wilderness Act began as the Citizen’s Wilderness Plan, developed by a group of concerned citizens who inventoried federal lands throughout the state to identify pristine lands that met the criteria for Wilderness designation.

They met with local communities and other stakeholders to gather Size: 1MB.