Michigan Wilderness Heritage Act of 1987

hearing before the Subcommittee on Forests, Family Farms, and Energy of the Committee on Agriculture, House of Representatives, One Hundredth Congress, first session, on H.R. 148, March 18, 1987. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Agriculture. Subcommittee on Forests, Family Farms, and Energy.

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LC ClassificationsKF27 .A344 1987
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Paginationiii, 104 p. :
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The Michigan Wilderness Heritage Act of report (to accompany H.R. which was referred jointly to the Committees on Interior and Insular Affairs and Agriculture) (including the Michigan Wilderness Heritage Act of 1987 book estimate of the Congressional Budget Office).

Shown Here: Passed Senate amended (11/19/) (Measure passed Senate, amended) Michigan Wilderness Act of - Designates the following lands in Michigan as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System: (1) the Nordhouse Dunes Wilderness in the Manistee National Forest; (2) the Sylvania Wilderness in the Ottawa National Forest; (3) the Sturgeon River Gorge Wilderness in.

Get this from a library. Michigan Wilderness Heritage Act of hearing before the Subcommittee on Forests, Family Farms, and Energy of the Committee on Agriculture, House of Representatives, One Hundredth Congress, first session, on H.R. Ma [United States.

Congress. House. Committee on Agriculture. Subcommittee on Forests, Family Farms, and Energy.]. Dec 8, H.R. (th). A bill to designate certain public lands in the State of Michigan as wilderness, and for other purposes. In. The United States Code is meant to be an organized, logical compilation of the laws passed by Congress.

At its top level, it divides the world of legislation into fifty topically-organized Titles, and each Title is further subdivided into any number of logical subtopics. to be a wilderness area.

(1A) The Minister may, by notification published in the Gazette, declare any lands reserved or dedicated under the National Parks and Wildlife Act to be a wilderness area.

(1B) The Minister may not declare lands referred to in subsection (1A) to be a wilderness area unless the Director-General has identified those lands as wilderness in accordance with this Act.

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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.

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The once greatest hostelry in the Michigan wilderness was the Walker/Wixom Tavern. Built in by Solomon Walker, it was located on the south side of Grand River Ave.

at the point where Ten Mile breaks away, just west of Halsted Road. The first Township meetings were held here. Walker sold the Tavern to Harrison Philbrick in Wilderness Act Overview. For generations Americans have had a conflicted relationship with the wild places of the nation — whether to use and develop natural resources or to preserve them.

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5/5(1). Congress established The Wilderness Act of in order to preserve the nation’s remaining wilderness heritage for its enduring cultural, scientific, and natural values. According to the Act, any area added to the National Wilderness Preservation System must be publicly owned, federal land “retaining its primeval character and influence, without permanent improvements or human habitation.

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Navy in the South Pacific during World War II. The Michigan Wilderness Heritage Act, as it is officially called, was signed into law by President Ronald Reagan on December 8,following a bruising ten-year battle during which passage of the act was the top priority of the chapter—then known as the Mackinac (pronounced MAK-in-aw) Chapter.

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Marci joins Jamie Harrison and Kitty Winograd at the outset of a mile day-hike, despite an.