[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 3 (Thursday, January 5, 2017)]
[Pages 1360-1361]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2016-31952]



National Park Service

[NPS-IMR-GRTE-22122; PA.P0218630A.01.1]

Boundary and Classification Descriptions and Final Maps for Snake 
River Headwaters, Grand Teton National Park, Yellowstone National Park, 
John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Memorial Parkway, and National Elk Refuge

AGENCY: National Park Service, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of availability.


SUMMARY: In accordance with the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act, the 
National Park Service has transmitted the final boundary and 
classification descriptions and maps of the Snake River Headwaters Wild 
and Scenic River to Congress. The classification and boundaries become 
effective as stated under DATES below.

DATES: The boundaries and classification of the Snake River Headwaters 
Wild and Scenic River become effective 90 days after they are 
transmitted to Congress.

ADDRESSES: Maps may be viewed on the National Park Service Planning, 
Environment and Public Comment (PEPC) Web site [http://parkplanning.nps.gov/GRTE-YELL_SnakeRiverHeadwaters_FinalBoundaryMaps] 
and at any National Park Service office through the LandsNet Web site 
[http://landsnet.nps.gov/tractsnet/documents/grte/Miscellaneous/grte_SnakeRiverHeadwatersWSR_136-124480.pdf]. Hard copies may also be 
viewed at Grand Teton National Park Headquarters, 1 Moose Warehouse--
170, Moose, WY 83012 and at Yellowstone National Park Headquarters, 2 
Bravo Officers Row, Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: National Park Service Denver Service 
Center, 12795 W. Alameda Parkway, Denver, CO 80228, 303-969-2724; 
[email protected]. Individuals who use telecommunication devices 
for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service 
(FIRS) at 1-800-877-8339 between 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m., Eastern Time, 
Monday through Friday.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On March 30, 2009, President Barack Obama 
signed Public Law 111-11 (123 Stat. 1147) known as the Craig Thomas 
Snake Headwaters Legacy Act of 2008, that amended the Wild and Scenic 
Rivers Act to add approximately 388 miles of rivers and streams of the 
Snake River

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Headwaters to the national wild and scenic rivers system, to be 
administered by the Secretary of the Interior. The headwaters encompass 
an entire watershed and include 13 rivers and 25 separate river 
segments that flow across National Park Service, U.S. Forest Service, 
and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service lands, as well as a small portion of 
state and private lands. The boundary establishment addressed in this 
notice includes only those lands managed by the National Park Service 
and those at the National Elk Refuge, which are managed by the U.S. 
Fish and Wildlife Service. As specified by Public Law 111-11 (123 Stat. 
1147, 16 U.S.C. 1274 (a)(12)), the boundary becomes effective 90 days 
after the final boundary description and maps are forwarded to 

    Dated: October 12, 2016.
Sue E. Masica,
Regional Director, Intermountain Region, National Park Service.
[FR Doc. 2016-31952 Filed 1-4-17; 8:45 am]