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" Act, an area of undeveloped Federal land retaining its primeval character and influence, without permanent improvements or human habitation, which is protected and managed so as to preserve its natural conditions... "
Management Planning for Nature Conservation: A Theoretical Basis & Practical ... - Page 123
by Mike Alexander - 2007 - 426 pages
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Skipping Cow Timber Sale, Tongass National Forest: Final EIS Environmental ...

United States. Forest Service. Alaska Region - 2000
...natural ponds. Wilderness Areas designated under the 1964 Wilderness Act. Wilderness is defined as undeveloped federal land retaining its primeval character...without permanent improvements or human habitation. Wilderness areas are protected and managed to preserve their natural conditions, which generally appear...
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Keepers of the Wilderness

Arturo Longoria - 2000 - 115 pages
...means an area off limits to those who seek work. Wilderness, the federal statute says, is not just land "retaining its primeval character and influence,...without permanent improvements or human habitation"; it is land "where the earth and its community of life are untrammeled by man, where man himself is...
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Marine and Coastal Protected Areas: A Guide for Planners and Managers

Rodney V. Salm, Rodney V Salm, John R. Clark, Erkki Siirila - 2000 - 370 pages
...modified land, and/or sea, retaining its natural character and influence, without permanent or significant habitation, which is protected and managed so as to preserve its natural condition. Objectives of management: - to ensure that future generations have the opportunity to experience...
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Financing Protected Areas: Guidelines for Protected Area Managers

IUCN World Commission on Protected Areas - 2000 - 58 pages
...modified land and/or sea retaining its natural character and influence without permanent or significant habitation which is protected and managed so as to preserve its natural condition. (Strict Nature Reserve/Wilderness Area) Category II A natural area of land and/or sea designated...
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Land Tenure Lexicon: A Glossary of Terms from English and French Speaking ...

2000 - 74 pages
...modified land, and/or sea, retaining its natural character and influence, without permanent or significant habitation, which is protected and managed so as to preserve its natural condition. 2. National Park. Natural area of land and/or sea, designated to (a) protect the ecological...
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Lob Trees in the Wilderness: The Human and Natural History of the Boundary ...

Clifford Elmer Ahlgren, Isabel Ahlgren
...himself is a visitor who does not remain. An area of Wilderness is further defined to mean in this Act an area of undeveloped Federal land retaining its...influence, without permanent improvements or human hahitation, which is protected and managed so as to preserve its natural condition and which (1) generally...
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Record of Decision: For Amendments to the Survey and Manage, Protection ...

Baldwin Ranger District (Mich.) - 2001 - 145 pages
...- Areas designated by Congressional action under the 1964 Wilderness Act. Wilderness is defined as undeveloped federal land retaining its primeval character...without permanent improvements or human habitation. Wilderness areas are protected and managed to preserve their natural conditions, which generally appear...
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The Environment: Principles and Applications

Chris C. Park - 2001 - 660 pages
...community of life are untrammelled by man Es/'c1, where man himself is a visitor who does not remain ... an area of undeveloped federal land retaining its...primeval character and influence, without permanent improvement or human habitation. Wilderness areas are carefully managed to preserve their natural state...
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Beyond Contentment

Glen Onley - 2001 - 240 pages
...as part of the Santa Fe National Forest. The Wilderness Act of 1964 describes a wilderness as ". . . an area of undeveloped Federal land retaining its primeval character and influence . . . which is protected and managed so as to preserve its natural conditions ..." As intended by its...
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Guidelines for Tourism in Parks and Protected Areas of East Asia

Paul F. J. Eagles, Margaret E. Bowman, Chang-hung Tao (Teresa) - 2001 - 99 pages
...modified land, and/or sea, retaining its natural character and influence, without permanent or significant habitation, which is protected and managed so as to preserve its natural condition. CATEGORY II: National Park - Natural area of land and/or sea, designated to a) protect the...
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