Wild & Scenic Rivers

Sisquoc WSR
Fact Sheet: Sisquoc Wild & Scenic River
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The Sisquoc River was added to the federal system by Congress in 1992, as part of the Los Padres Condor Range and Rivers Act, which protected 84 miles of wild…

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Sespe Creek.
Fact Sheet: Sespe Creek Wild & Scenic River
Fact Sheet: Sespe Creek Wild & Scenic River 724 1024 California Wilderness Coalition

Sespe Creek was added to the federal system by Congress in 1992, as part of the Los Padres Condor Range and Rivers Act, which protected 84 miles of wild and…

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Fuller Mill Creek
Fact Sheet: North Fork San Jacinto & Fuller Mill Creek Wild & Scenic River
Fact Sheet: North Fork San Jacinto & Fuller Mill Creek Wild & Scenic River 669 1024 California Wilderness Coalition

From its sources in Mt. San Jacinto State Park Wilderness, the North Fork San Jacinto River and its tributary, Fuller Mill Creek, flow west and south into the San Bernardino…

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Fact Sheet: Kings Wild & Scenic River
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From the crest of the Sierra Nevada, the Middle and South Forks Kings River flows west through the Sequoia-Kings Canyon National Park to their confluence on National Forest lands. From…

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Fact Sheet: South Fork Kern Wild & Scenic River
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The Kern River is one of the few river systems in the Sierra Nevada that flows in a north/south orientation. Congress added the North Fork to the federal system in…

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Fact Sheet: North Fork Kern Wild & Scenic River
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The Kern River is one of the few river systems in the Sierra Nevada that flows in a north/south orientation. Congress added the North Fork to the federal system in…

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Fact Sheet: Middle Fork Feather Wild & Scenic River
Fact Sheet: Middle Fork Feather Wild & Scenic River 1024 692 California Wilderness Coalition

The Middle Fork Feather River in the northern Sierra Nevada was one of the original six rivers and the only California waterway protected with the initial establishment of the federal…

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Fact Sheet: Eel Wild & Scenic River
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More of the Eel River is protected as wild and scenic than any other river system in California. The 398 miles of protected river include segments of the main Eel,…

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Fact Sheet: Cottonwood Creek Wild & Scenic River
Fact Sheet: Cottonwood Creek Wild & Scenic River 691 1024 California Wilderness Coalition

Cottonwood Creek flows southeast from the crest of the 14,000-foot high White Mountains into the Great Basin Desert. Congress protected the river in 2009 as part of an omnibus bill…

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Fact Sheet: Black Butte Wild & Scenic River
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A major tributary of the Middle Eel, the Black Butte River was added to the federal system by Congress in 2006, with the passage of the Northern California Coastal Wild…

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