Wilderness: Overview and Statistics

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This report gives an overview of what "wilderness" means in the United States based on the Wilderness Act enacted by Congress in 1964. It also includes information about wilderness usage and statistics.

Creator(s): Gorte, Ross W.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: March 10, 2008
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Gorte, Ross W.

Specialist in Natural Resources Policy Resources, Science, and Industry Division

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: March 10, 2008
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United States
Description:

This report gives an overview of what "wilderness" means in the United States based on the Wilderness Act enacted by Congress in 1964. It also includes information about wilderness usage and statistics.

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15 pages.

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