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PUBLIC LAW 100-000—MMMM. DD, 1988

102 STAT. 2736

PUBLIC LAW 100-547—OCT. 28, 1988

Public Law 100-547 100th Congress

An Act Oct. 28, 1988 [H.R. 5395]

Sipsey Wild and Scenic River and Alabama Addition Act of 1988. Public lands.

To designate the Sipsey River as a component of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System, to designate certain areas as additions to the Sipsey Wilderness, to designate certain areas as conditions to the Cheaha Wilderness, and to preserve over thirty thousand acres of pristine natural treasures in the Bankhead National Forest for the aesthetic and recreational benefit of future generations of Alabamians, and for other purposes.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That this Act may be cited as the "Sipsey Wild and Scenic River and Alabama Addition Act ofl988". TITLE I—WILD AND SCENIC RIVER DESIGNATION SEC. 101. DESIGNATION.

Section 3(a) of the Wild and Scenic Riyers Act (82 Stat. 906, as amended; 16 U.S.C. 1274(a)) is amended by adding the following new paragraph: "(

)(A) SIPSEY FORK OF THE WEST FORK, ALABAMA.—Segments of

the Sipsey Fork and several tributaries; to be administered by the Secretary of Agriculture in the classifications indicated, as follows: "(1) Sipsey Fork from the confluence of Sandy Creek upstream to Forest Highway 26, as a scenic river; and "(2) Sipsey Fork from Forest Highway 26 upstream to it origin at the confluence of Thompson Creek and Hubbard Creek, as a wild river; and "(3) Hubbard Creek from its confluence with Thompson Creek upstream to Forest Road 210, as a wild river; and "(4) Thompson Creek from its confluence with Hubbard Creek upstream to its origin in section 4, township 8 south, range 9 west, as a wild river; and "(5) Tedford Creek from its confluence with Thompson Creek upstream to section 17, township 8 south, range 9 west, as a wild river; and "(6) Mattox Creek from it confluence with Thompson Creek upstream to section 36 of township 7 south, range 9 west, as a wild river; and "(7) Borden Creek from its confluence with the Sipsey Fork upstream to Forest Road 208, as a wild river; and "(8) Borden Creek from Forest Road 208 upstream to its confluence with Montgomery Creek, as a scenic river; and "(9) Montgomery Creek from its confluence with Borden Creek upstream to the southwest quarter of the southwest quarter of section 36, township 7 south, range 8 west, as a scenic river; and "(10) Flannigan Creek from its confluence with Borden Creek upstream to Forest Road 208, as a wild river; and "(11) Flannigan Creek from Forest Road 208 upstream to section 4, township 8 south, range 8 west, as a scenic river; and