Wilderness study areas management and use

Moab/Canyon Rims Area.
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Bureau of Land Management , [Richfield, Utah?]
Wilderness areas -- Utah -- Management., Wilderness areas -- Utah -- Recreational
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On Bureau of Land Management lands, a WSA is a roadless area that has been inventoried (but not designated by Congress) and found to have wilderness characteristics as described in Section of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of and Section 2(c) of the Wilderness Act of Wilderness Study Area characteristics.

Wilderness Wilderness Study Areas (WSA) Lands with wilderness characteristics Management Act Wilderness Study Reports Sent to Congress Completion of FLPMA mandated study Classification and Multiple Use Act Oregon Wilderness Act Key Laws and Dates in BLM’s Wilderness Program.

Get this from a library. Wilderness study areas management and use: Book Cliffs - Westwater area. [United States. Bureau of Land Management.;]. Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided information on the wilderness study areas managed by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and the Forest Service, focusing on: (1) legislative guidance and agency policies governing wilderness study area management; (2) the various activities and uses of the study areas; (3) the ways these activities and uses affect the areas; and (4) agency.

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Get this from a library. Wilderness study areas management and use: San Juan Area. [United States. Bureau of Land Management.;]. – Management of Wilderness Study Areas (Public) 1. Explanation of Material Transmitted: This release transmits the revised manual for the BLM's Management of Wilderness Study Areas.

This manual provides the line manager Wilderness study areas management and use book program staff professionals with general policies for the administration and management of these areas.

Buy Wilderness Management: Stewardship and Protection of Resources and Values on agnesescriva.com FREE SHIPPING on qualified ordersCited by: This is a list of some of the wilderness study areas (WSA) in the United States as of December Wilderness study areas are designated lands that meet criteria of the Wilderness Act and are managed as wilderness by their parent agency, pending final determination by Congress.

WILDERNESS STUDY AREAS Oregon/Washington BLM. The Federal Land Policy and Management Act provides direction to the BLM on the management of WSAs and states that we’re to manage these areas as not to impair the suitability of such areas for preservation as wilderness.

Why does BLM manage Wilderness Study Areas. Wilderness Study Areas. Last updated on 7/1/ PM. Overview. This data set was developed for use within WFDSS to identify and display Wilderness Study Areas (WSA) managed by the Bureau of Land Management and the USDA Forest Service.

This is an exceptional book on a difficult question. How should wilderness areas be managed in a time of rapid climate change. If you care about wilderness areas, national parks and protected areas, this book pulls together some of the best thinking of leaders in the fields of wilderness science and management.

This comprehensive guide to New Mexico's wild lands includes not only such well-known areas as the Gila and Pecos wildernesses, but also lesser-known regions such as Latir Peaks, Apache Kid, and Bisti De-na-zin wildernesses.

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It also provides an inventory of the state's more than 50 "wilderness study areas" -- the wilderness areas of the future. Wilderness Study Areas An area designated by a Federal land-management agency (the Bureau of Land Management, Forest Service, National Park Service, or the Fish and Wildlife Service) as having wilderness characteristics, thus making it worthy of consideration by Congress for wilderness designation.

Wilderness problems often spill into rural, suburban, and urban areas, especially when products harvested in wild areas are processed, sold and consumed for local and international markets.

Elephant poaching is an excellent example of a wilderness problem that spans a wide variety of actors and locations given the international demand for ivory.

Inthe Federal Land Policy and Management Act (FLPMA) authorized the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to include wilderness within its framework of multiple use management. Beginning in22 million acres of BLM-administered Public Land in Utah were inventoried to identify areas meeting the basic criteria for wilderness characteristics.

United States. Bureau of Land Management. United States. Bureau of Land Management. California State Office. Genre. Book Material Type. Published material.

Publication info [Washington, D.C.?]:U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Notes: Contains over maps of California Wilderness Study Area (WSA) proposals.

Feb 27,  · From the national perspective readers will learn more about the places and the value of wilderness and also wilderness study areas — areas we feel are worthy of.

Download RIS citations. TY - BOOK TI - Wilderness recommendations for section wilderness study areas analyzed in the draft EIS on proposed livestock grazing and wilderness management for the Eastern San Diego County Planning Unit: final environmental impact statement /. Wilderness study areas are managed with the goal of prohibiting actions that will interfere with Congress’ decisions in either designating areas as wilderness or releasing them for nonwilderness.

Oct 26,  · Wilderness areas, Land use, Public lands, Wilderness areas, Land use, Public lands Publisher Portland, Oregon: U.S.

Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Oregon State Office Collection blmlibrary; fedlink; americana Digitizing sponsor Bureau of Land Management Contributor Bureau of Land Management Library Language English Volume 3. wilderness campsites over periods ranging from 13 to 32 years.

Case examples come from five mountainous wilderness areas in the western United States: Sequoia-Kings Canyon Wilder-ness in California, the Eagle Cap Wilderness in Oregon, the Frank Church-River of No ReturnCited by: 6.

Jun 24,  · Mountain Biking is a significant threat to our wildlands—both in designated preserves like national parks, wilderness areas, and the like, but also Wilderness Study Areas (WSA) and roadless. Oct 21,  · The Bureau of Land Management manages more than Wilderness Study Areas (WSAs) containing nearly million acres located in the Western States and Alaska.

The Federal Land Policy and Management Act of directed the Bureau to inventory and study its roadless areas for wilderness characteristics.

Harper Creek and Lost Cove Wilderness Study Areas. The Harper Creek and Lost Cove Wilderness Study Areas occupy adjacent areas in Avery, Burke and Caldwell Counties. These areas protect 7, acres and 5, acres respectively. A part of the Wilson Creek Wild and Scenic River management area is located within the Harper Creek WSA.

Five wilderness study areas left in legislative limbo for 35 years would be released to multiple use planning under a proposed bill by Sen. Steve Daines, R-Montana. Montana senator wants to eliminate wilderness study areas Montana has a few dozen wilderness study areas, most of which are managed by the Bureau of Land Management.

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Daines’ bill seeks to. Advocates for releasing Montana’s wilderness study areas to multiple use argued at a state legislative hearing that 40 years was long enough to wait for a decision. Applicable laws, regulations, and policy that govern the management of Designated Wilderness, Recommended Wilderness, Inventoried Roadless Areas, and Wilderness Study Areas are as follows: Ø The Wilderness Act of (PL ) Ø The Montana Wilderness Study Act (PL ) S 21 study areas should be designated as part of the National Wilderness Preservation System and thatacres within 30 study areas should be released from wilderness study for uses other than wilderness.

The acreage recommendations for each WSA. Jul 28,  · This dataset is meant to depict Wilderness Study Areas (WSA's), within the state of New Mexico, identified by the U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) as having potential for wilderness designation. Each study areas has been valuated for its resource values, present and projected future uses, public input, the manageability of the area as Publish Year:.

The report also contains the results of a US Bureau of Mines mineral surevy of wilderness study areas MT,and part ofTeton and Lewis and Clark Counties, Montana.

The 10 US Bureau of Land Management areas have a high potential for hydrocarbon resources, mainly gas.Because wilderness management precludes many traditional land uses, controversy has plagued the efforts of land-management agencies to select and recommend areas for wilderness inclusion.

This study examines potential impacts on the supply of energy resources from the possible withdrawal by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) of some part of.Oct 26,  · Includes bibliographical references (Appendix 3, page 82) and index Presents and discusses in detail, wilderness recommendations for 67 wilderness study areas (WSAs) in the State of Idaho, which were developed from the findings of a year wilderness study process by the Department of the Interior and Bureau of Land Management.