Executive Order 7532
By virtue of and pursuant to the authority vested in me as President of the United States, and in order to effectuate further the purposes of the Migratory Bird Conservation Act (45 Stat. 1222), it is ordered that the following described area, containing 8.42 acres, more or less, situated in Hampton Bays, Suffolk County, Long Island, New York, together with all buildings thereon, be, and it is hereby, reserved and set apart, subject to valid existing rights, for the use of the Department of Agriculture as a refuge and breeding ground for migratory birds and other wildlife:
|The property known as the Shinnecock Bay Light Station Reservation bounding on Shinnecock Bay, and more definitely described as follows:
The above-described property was acquired by the United States by purchase and is primarily under the jurisdiction of the Department of Commerce, and its reservation as a wildlife refuge is subject to the use thereof by that Department for lighthouse purposes; and the use thereof by the Department of Agriculture shall be without interference with any existing or future uses or regulations of the Department of Commerce.
This refuge shall be known as the Shinnecock Migratory Bird Refuge.
- Amended by:
- Executive Order 8184, June 28, 1939
- See Related:
- Proclamation 2416, July 25, 1940 (renamed reservation)
- Revoked by:
- Public Land Order 801, February 5, 1952 ( 17 FR 1357 )