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" A wilderness, in contrast with those areas where man and his own works dominate the landscape, is hereby recognized as an area where the earth and its community of life are untrammeled by man, where man himself is a visitor who does not remain. "
Management Planning for Nature Conservation: A Theoretical Basis & Practical ... - Page 123
by Mike Alexander - 2007 - 426 pages
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Highway 12: A Long and Winding Road

2004 - 15 pages
...of 1964 describes a wilderness as "an area where the earth and its community of life are untrammeled by man, where man himself is a visitor who does not remain." Much of what you see across the river as you travel along Highway 12 is the Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness,...
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Conflicting Integration: The Environmental Law of the European Union

Elli Louka - 2004 - 310 pages
...wilderness... is hereby recognized as an area where the earth and its community of life are untrammeled by man, where man himself is a visitor who does not remain." Marcus Colchester, Beyond "Participation:" Indigenous Peoples, Biological Diversity Conservation and...
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Forest Conservation Policy: A Reference Handbook

V. Alaric Sample, Antony S. Cheng - 2004 - 322 pages
...undeveloped Federal lands, primarily the western National Forests, to protect landscapes "untrammeled by Man . . . where Man himself is a visitor who does not remain" (16 USC 1131 [note]). Some of these areas were protected by the Forest Service itself. With the help...
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Shapers of the Great Debate on Conservation: A Biographical Dictionary

Rachel White, Rachel White Scheuering - 2004 - 312 pages
...defined in the act's preamble as places where "the earth and its community of life are untrammeled by man, where man himself is a visitor who does not remain." Its mandate — that these lands "shall be administered for the use and enjoyment of the American people...
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New Mexico

Brian Bell, John Gattuso - 2004 - 353 pages
...where, in the words of the 1964 Wilderness Act, "the earth and its community of life are untrammeled by man, where man himself is a visitor who does not remain." The Wilderness Act was inspired by the work of Aldo Leopold, a forest ranger, ecologist and gifted...
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Colorado's Continental Divide Trail: The Official Guide

Tom Lorang Jones - 2004 - 336 pages
...designated in 1993 by federal law to be "an area where the earth and its community of life are untrammeled by man, where man himself is a visitor who does not remain." Its 12,300 acres are part of a larger core of primitive land encompassing the nearby Ptarmigan, Byers...
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Land and Resource Management Plan: Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests

United States. Forest Service. Southern Region - 2004
...landscape; is hereby recognized as an area where the earth and its community of life are untrammeled by man, where man himself is a visitor who does not remain. wilderness study area - One of the areas selected by the Chief of the Forest Service from an inventory...
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Defending Wild Washington: A Citizen's Action Guide

Edward A. Whitesell - 2004 - 414 pages
...Wilderness Act defines wilderness as "an area where the earth and its community of life are untrammeled by man, where man himself is a visitor who does not remain." Wilderness areas are generally designated in places that were not previously impacted by intensive...
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Biodiversity and Environmental Philosophy: An Introduction

Sahotra Sarkar - 2005
...landscape, is hereby recognized as an area where the earth and its community of life are untrammeled by man, where man himself is a visitor who does not...remain. An area of wilderness is further defined to mean ... an area of undeveloped . . . land retaining its primeval character and influence, without permanent...
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Development in Lincoln County, Nevada; Designate Wilderness in Oregon; and ...

United States, United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Subcommittee on Public Lands and Forests, U S Government Printing Office - 2005 - 123 pages
...original Wilderness Act of 1964 as, "an area where the earth and its community of life are untrammeled by man, where man himself is a visitor who does not remain ... an area of undeveloped Federal land retaining its primeval character and influence, without permanent improvements...
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