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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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Imagining Wild America

John R. Knott - 2009 - 236 pages
...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...without permanent improvements or human habitation. '9 Wildness can be found in areas that could not be said to be "untrammeled" (unfettered) or "primeval,"...
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Steens Mountain Cooperative Management and Protection Act ..., Volume 4

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Resources. Subcommittee on National Parks, Recreation, and Public Lands - 2002 - 94 pages
...where man is a visitor who does not remain... an area retaining its primeval character and influence... which is protected and managed so as to preserve its natural conditions" and which "has outstanding opportunities for solitude..." (Wilderness Act, Section 2(c)). As part of the National...
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Conservation Biology

Andrew S. Pullin - 2002 - 345 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: protected area managed mainly for ecosystem protection and recreation...
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A Scientific Theology: Nature

Alister E. McGrath - 2001 - 325 pages
...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...so as to preserve its natural conditions, and which generally appears to have been affected primarily by the forces of nature, with the imprint of man's...
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Mojave Lands: Interpretive Planning and the National Preserve

Elisabeth M. Hamin - 2003 - 253 pages
...the preserve. The Wilderness Act of 1964 defines such areas as usually at least five thousand acres of "undeveloped Federal land retaining its primeval...influence, without permanent improvements or human habitations." All wilderness areas, regardless of the managing agency, must be managed to retain their...
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The Full Value of Parks: From Economics to the Intangible

David Harmon, Allen D. Putney - 2003 - 347 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 Natural area of land and/or sea, designated to (a) protect the ecological integrity of one...
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Washington's Wilderness Areas: The Complete Guide

Kai Huschke - 2003 - 256 pages
...Olympic NF, Hood Canal RD, 360-877-5254 BEST SEASON: Summer through fall An area or wilderness is. . .an area of undeveloped Federal land retaining its primeval character and influence... of sufficient size as to make practicable its preservation AS DELINEATED IN THE WILDERNESS ACT of 1964,...
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Miscellaneous Public Lands and Forest Bills: Hearing Before the Subcommittee ...

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Subcommittee on Public Lands and Forests - 2004 - 65 pages
...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...and managed so as to preserve its natural conditions ..." In general, the public supports protection of these lands. The primary argument is not a conflict...
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Miscellaneous Public Lands and Forest Bills: Hearing Before the Subcommittee ...

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Subcommittee on Public Lands and Forests - 2004 - 65 pages
...himself if a visitor who doe* not remain ... on area of undeveloped Federal land retaining its primeial character and influence, without permanent improvements...habitation, which is protected and managed so as to preseri-e its natural conditions ." In general, the public supports protection of these lands. The...
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Guidelines for Planning and Managing Mountain Protected Areas

Lawrence S. Hamilton, Linda McMillan - 2004 - 83 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 ". 1 1 . Any permitted activities such as hot air ballooning, hang-gliding, paragliding,...
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