Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument

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This report discusses controversial issues regarding the creation of the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument in Utah. Issues include the President's use of the Antiquities Act of 1906 to create the Monument; the Monument's general effect on land uses; the implications for development of minerals and school trust lands; and the bearing on the designation of wilderness.

Creator(s): Hardy-Vincent, Carol
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: December 21, 1998
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Hardy-Vincent, Carol

Specialist Environment and Natural Resources Policy Division

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: December 21, 1998
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United States
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This report discusses controversial issues regarding the creation of the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument in Utah. Issues include the President's use of the Antiquities Act of 1906 to create the Monument; the Monument's general effect on land uses; the implications for development of minerals and school trust lands; and the bearing on the designation of wilderness.

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5 pages.

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