Great Egg Harbor additions to the wild and scenic rivers system
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Great Egg Harbor additions to the wild and scenic rivers system report (to accompany H.R. 5853) (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 -- New Jersey.,
  • Great Egg Harbor River (N.J.)

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Edition Notes

SeriesReport / 102d Congress, 2d session, House of Representatives -- 102-952.
The Physical Object
Pagination8 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17785466M

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Great Egg Harbor additions to the wild and scenic rivers system: report (to accompany H.R. ) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office). Author: United States. The River gradually widens as it picks up the waters of 17 tributaries on its way to Great Egg Harbor and the Atlantic Ocean. Established by Congress in , nearly all of this mile river system rests within the Pinelands National Reserve. This National Park Service unit is unusual in that local jurisdictions continue to administer the lands. The National Park Service manages rivers in parks and works with communities and other partners to help support river conservation and river recreation across the country. Explore the site to find rivers . The Great Egg Harbor River was studied and designated into the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System in based on its outstandingly remarkable cultural, historic, recreational and natural resource values and became a cooperatively-managed unit of the National Park System.

national wild and scenic rivers system by Congress in based on its outstanding-ly remarkable cultural, historic, recreation-al, and natural resource values, thereby becoming a cooperatively managed unit of the national park system. The Great Egg Harbor was the first national wild and sce-nic river to incorporate an extensive tidal. Great Egg HaTbor River Wild and Scenic River Study Final Eligibility and Classification Report (August, ). The free-ftowing qualities and nationally significant resources make the Great Egg Harbor River and certain tributaries eligible for possible inclusion in the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System. made substantial additions in and The mileage of the Wild and Scenic Rivers System was more than doubled by designation of rivers in Alaska in the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act of (ANILCA; P.L. 96 , 16 U.S.C. §§ et seq.).File Size: KB. The Great Egg Harbor Watershed Association (GEHWA) was formed in to promote the protection of the Great Egg Harbor River and the Great Egg Harbor Watershed through its designation by Congress into the federal Wild & Scenic Rivers Program. GEHWA became incorporated as a C3, Federal tax exempt not for profit organization in , and.

Reserve designated by UNESCO under the Man and Biosphere program. Thirty-nine miles of the Great Egg Harbor River and 89 miles of its tributaries were designated as National Wild and Scenic Rivers in recognition of their relatively pristine condition. A river conservation plan has . The Great Egg Harbor River is a mile-long ( km)river in southern New Jersey in the United is one of the major rivers that traverse the largely pristine Pinelands, draining square miles ( km2) of wetlands into the Atlantic Ocean at Great Egg Harbor, from which it takes its name. Get this from a library! Designation of Segments of the Great Egg Harbor River as Components of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System.. [United States.]. The Natural Resource Inventorv of the Great Egg Harbor River Watershed in Hamilton Township, Atlantic Countv, New Jersev is dedicated to the citizens of Hamilton Township to assist'them in safeguarding their River and its Watershed. This Inventory,supplementing the Township's original Natural Resource Inventory(), is provided for the use of.