Links on Wilderness.net
National, Regional and Local Wilderness Organizations (NGOs) A listing of societies, organizations, coalitions and other wilderness-related advocacy and stewardship groups.
Career and Volunteer Opportunities A listing of sites providing information about wilderness- and environmentally-related career and
Acreage Change (in acres)
Public Law 100-524
October 24, 1988
Applicable Wilderness Law(s)
Congaree Swamp National Monument Expansion and Wilderness Act - Public Law 100-524 (10/24/1988) Congaree Swamp National Monument Expansion and Wilderness Act NOTE: This law authorized potential wilderness to be converted to designated wilderness after any non-Federal interests in land had been acquired and all non-conforming uses ceased. Approximately 6,690 acres of potential wilderness was converted in 2014. The converted acreage comprises all but about 60 acres of designated potential wilderness in Congaree National Park. The approximately 90 acres of private land still remaining within the park's designated potential wilderness are not affected.
download 100-524 - Relevant legislation found on page(s): 1.
Public Law 108-199
January 23, 2004
Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2004 - Public law 108-199 (1/23/2004) Making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2004, and for other purposes. NOTE: Changed the name of the Congaree Swamp National Monument Wilderness to the Congaree National Park Wilderness.
download 108-199 - Relevant legislation found on page(s): 440.
General Trip Planning Information
For information about planning your trip to Congaree National Park, please visit the park website http://www.nps.gov/cong