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New River Wild and Scenic Study Act of 1992

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs.

New River Wild and Scenic Study Act of 1992

report (to accompany H.R. 5021) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office)

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs.

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

    Subjects:
  • Wild and scenic rivers -- Law and legislation -- Virginia,
  • Wild and scenic rivers -- Law and legislation -- West Virginia,
  • New River (N.C.-W. Va.)

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesReport / 102d Congress, 2d session, House of Representatives -- 102-819
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14439707M

    Designating a New Wild and Scenic. The primary method to designate Wild and Scenic Rivers is through an Act of Congress. A secondary mechanism that has been used in a few cases is through a petition from the Governor of a State directly to the Secretary of Interior (see Section 2aii of the Act). The National Park Service manages rivers in parks and works with communities and other partners to help support river conservation and river recreation across .

    strategy against the federal 2(a)(ii) north-coast-river wild & scenic river designations (see “Andrus” Rivers section and – entries in the timeline below) and for other purposes. The amendments eliminated the mandate for management plans of rivers and “adjacent land areas” (§ (b) in the Act) that the s-era. H.R. ( nd): To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act by designating a segment of the Lower Merced River in California as a component of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System.

    Colorado has only one designated Wild and Scenic River, the Cache la Poudre. The free-flowing Yampa is an iconic western River deserving of protection, and American Whitewater encourages paddlers to support the WSR Suitability determination. The Proposed Plan in available for public comment until Septem Proponents of this designation state that they only want the study conducted to determine if the Neches River meets the criteria of the Wild & Scenic River Act. TFA feels this is a misleading statement as the Neches River will come under the W&SR Act at the time the .


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New River Wild and Scenic Study Act of 1992 by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs. Download PDF EPUB FB2

New River Wild and Scenic River Study — West Virginia and Virginia EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The Study of the New River in West Virginia and Virginia was authorized by the U.S.

Congress to evaluate whether a mile section of the river and adjacent federal lands from the U.S. Route Bridge in Glen Lyn, Virginia, downstream to the maximum. Get this from a library. New River Wild and Scenic Study Act of report (to accompany H.R.

) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office). [United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs.]. The Nashua River Wild and Scenic River Study Act is a bill that would amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate certain segments concerning the Nashua River in Massachusetts for study for potential addition to the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System.

The bill was introduced into the United States House of Representatives during the th United States CongressIntroduced in: th United States Congress. Get this from a library. Delaware River Wild and Scenic Rivers Act of report together with dissenting views (to accompany H.R. ) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office).

[United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs.]. The York River Wild and Scenic River Study Act of is a bill that would require the National Park Service (NPS) to study a segment of the York River in the state of Maine for potential addition to the Wild and Scenic Rivers System.

The study would be to determine how the proposed designation would affect current recreational and commercial activities. PUBLIC LAW –9—MAR. 12, JOHN D. DINGELL, JR. CONSERVATION, MANAGEMENT, AND RECREATION ACT dkrause on DSKBC28HB2PROD with PUBLAWS VerDate Sep 11 Jkt PO Frm Fmt Sfmt E:\PUBLAW\PUBL PUBL The National Wild and Scenic Rivers System was created by the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act of (Public Law ), enacted by the U.S.

Congress to preserve certain rivers with outstanding natural, cultural, and recreational values in a free-flowing condition for the enjoyment of present and future generations.

The Act is notable for safeguarding the special character of these rivers, while. WILD AND SCENIC RIVERS ACT, AN ACT TO PROVIDE FOR A NATIONAL WILD AND SCENIC RIVERS SYSTEM, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES, (82 Stat.

) Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That (a) this Act may be cited as the "Wild and Scenic Rivers Act." (b) It is hereby declared to be the policy of the United.

River protections now making federal land management work for rivers Rivers. They refresh the land and the creatures and plants that inhabit it, guide our explorations, render stories of nature and of human history, connect communities.

In a nation of highly developed working rivers subjected to impoundments, diversions, streambank alterations, and other damage or neglect, a. River Watershed Association, I thank you for the opportunity to offer testimony on HRwhich would amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate segments of the Nashua, Squannacook, and Nissitissit Rivers in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts for study for potential addition to the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System.

The Wild & Scenic Rivers Act 5 (c) Before approving or disapproving for inclusion in the national wild and scenic rivers system any river de signate d as a wild, scenic or recr eationa l river by or pursua nt to an act of the State legislature, the Secretary of the Interior shall submit the proposal to the Secretary.

Start studying Wild and Scenic Rivers Act. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. The Sudbury, Assabet and Concord Wild and Scenic River Study Act (P.L.

) directed the National Park Service to study a mile segment of the rivers for. Wild and Scenic Rivers Act. Legislation. By: United States Code Date: October 2, Source: U.S. Code. "Wild and Scenic Rivers Act." Ti Chap Sections, About the Author: The U.S. Code is the set of general and permanent laws that govern the United House of Representatives prepares the Code and revisions are published every six years.

The legislative history of the Act and the Compact amply supports the conclusion of the court. Prior to its passage by Congress and approval by the President, the National Scenic Act was the subject of years of study, hearings, draft legislation, and initiatives, at both the state and national level.(16) The Act was the result of a consensus forged through participation by citizens.

Wild and Scenic Rivers Act (P.L.as amended) (16 U.S.C. ) 1An Act To provide for a National Wild and Scenic Rivers System, and for other purposes. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, that, (a) this Act may be cited as the "Wild and Scenic Rivers Act.".

The National Wild and Scenic Rivers Act was an outgrowth of the recommendations of a Presidential commission, the Outdoor Recreation Resources Review Commission (ORRRC).

This forward-thinking commission saw that it was important to protect wild rivers and scenic rivers from development that would substantially change their wild or scenic nature. Act Public Law nd Congress. Oct. 26, [S.

] An Act. To provide for the establishment of the Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site in the State of Kansas, and for other purposes. Title IV deals with New River Wild and Scenic Study; and Title V deals with Boston Harbor Islands Study.] Approved October The Adirondack Park Agency administers the State's Wild, Scenic and Recreational Rivers System Act for private lands adjacent to designated rivers in the Park.

There are miles of designated rivers in NYS, with close to miles occuring within the Park. The National Park Service Partnership Wild and Scenic Rivers Program is dedicated to protecting nationally significant river resources through locally based partnerships.

Legislation sponsored by former U.S. Congresswoman Niki Tsongas was signed into law on Decem which authorized the Nashua River Wild and Scenic Rivers Study Committee. Wild and Scenic Rivers Study Appendix E: Wild and Scenic Rivers Study E-1 Wild and Scenic River Review Introduction The Wild and Scenic Rivers Act, (Pub.L.

as amended: 16 U.S.C. ) (Act) established a method for providing Federal protection for .water quality, and diverse fish populations and habitat. Inthe Upper McKenzie River Management Plan and accompanying Environmental Assessment was completed to comply with law established by the National Wild and Scenic Rivers Act.

This comprehensive River Management Plan tiered to the Willamette Forest Plan.Sec. Designation of the Eightmile River within the national wild and scenic rivers system. (a) It is declared to be the policy of the state of Connecticut that the portion of the Eightmile River watershed which is the subject of the authorized study by the Eightmile River Wild and Scenic River Study Committee for purposes of designation as a national wild and scenic rivers system be.