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[111th CONGRESS Senate Bills]
[From the U.S. Government Printing Office via GPO Access]
[DOCID: s22pcs.txt]
[Placed on Calendar Senate]
Calendar No. 13
111th CONGRESS
1st Session
S. 22
To designate certain land as components of the National Wilderness
Preservation System, to authorize certain programs and activities in
the Department of the Interior and the Department of Agriculture, and
for other purposes.
_______________________________________________________________________
IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
January 7, 2009
Mr. Bingaman introduced the following bill; which was read the first
time
January 8, 2009
Read the second time and placed on the calendar
_______________________________________________________________________
A BILL
To designate certain land as components of the National Wilderness
Preservation System, to authorize certain programs and activities in
the Department of the Interior and the Department of Agriculture, and
for other purposes.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the
United States of America in Congress assembled,
SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE; TABLE OF CONTENTS.
(a) Short Title.--This Act may be cited as the ``Omnibus Public
Land Management Act of 2009''.
(b) Table of Contents.--The table of contents of this Act is as
follows:
Sec. 1. Short title; table of contents.
TITLE I--ADDITIONS TO THE NATIONAL WILDERNESS PRESERVATION SYSTEM
Subtitle A--Wild Monongahela Wilderness
Sec. 1001. Designation of wilderness, Monongahela National Forest, West
Virginia.
Sec. 1002. Boundary adjustment, Laurel Fork South Wilderness,
Monongahela National Forest.
Sec. 1003. Monongahela National Forest boundary confirmation.
Sec. 1004. Enhanced Trail Opportunities.
Subtitle B--Virginia Ridge and Valley Wilderness
Sec. 1101. Definitions.
Sec. 1102. Designation of additional National Forest System land in
Jefferson National Forest, Virginia, as
wilderness or a wilderness study area.
Sec. 1103. Designation of Kimberling Creek Potential Wilderness Area,
Jefferson National Forest, Virginia.
Sec. 1104. Seng Mountain and Bear Creek Scenic Areas, Jefferson
National Forest, Virginia.
Sec. 1105. Trail plan and development.
Sec. 1106. Maps and boundary descriptions.
Sec. 1107. Effective date.
Subtitle C--Mt. Hood Wilderness, Oregon
Sec. 1201. Definitions.
Sec. 1202. Designation of wilderness areas.
Sec. 1203. Designation of streams for wild and scenic river protection
in the Mount Hood area.
Sec. 1204. Mount Hood National Recreation Area.
Sec. 1205. Protections for Crystal Springs, Upper Big Bottom, and
Cultus Creek.
Sec. 1206. Land exchanges.
Sec. 1207. Tribal provisions; planning and studies.
Subtitle D--Copper Salmon Wilderness, Oregon
Sec. 1301. Designation of the Copper Salmon Wilderness.
Sec. 1302. Wild and Scenic River Designations, Elk River, Oregon.
Sec. 1303. Protection of tribal rights.
Subtitle E--Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument, Oregon
Sec. 1401. Definitions.
Sec. 1402. Voluntary grazing lease donation program.
Sec. 1403. Box R Ranch land exchange.
Sec. 1404. Deerfield land exchange.
Sec. 1405. Soda Mountain Wilderness.
Sec. 1406. Effect.
Subtitle F--Owyhee Public Land Management
Sec. 1501. Definitions.
Sec. 1502. Owyhee Science Review and Conservation Center.
Sec. 1503. Wilderness areas.
Sec. 1504. Designation of wild and scenic rivers.
Sec. 1505. Land identified for disposal.
Sec. 1506. Tribal cultural resources.
Sec. 1507. Recreational travel management plans.
Sec. 1508. Authorization of appropriations.
Subtitle G--Sabinoso Wilderness, New Mexico
Sec. 1601. Definitions.
Sec. 1602. Designation of the Sabinoso Wilderness.
Subtitle H--Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore Wilderness
Sec. 1651. Definitions.
Sec. 1652. Designation of Beaver Basin Wilderness.
Sec. 1653. Administration.
Sec. 1654. Effect.
Subtitle I--Oregon Badlands Wilderness
Sec. 1701. Definitions.
Sec. 1702. Oregon Badlands Wilderness.
Sec. 1703. Release.
Sec. 1704. Land exchanges.
Sec. 1705. Protection of tribal treaty rights.
Subtitle J--Spring Basin Wilderness, Oregon
Sec. 1751. Definitions.
Sec. 1752. Spring Basin Wilderness.
Sec. 1753. Release.
Sec. 1754. Land exchanges.
Sec. 1755. Protection of tribal treaty rights.
Subtitle K--Eastern Sierra and Northern San Gabriel Wilderness,
California
Sec. 1801. Definitions.
Sec. 1802. Designation of wilderness areas.
Sec. 1803. Administration of wilderness areas.
Sec. 1804. Release of wilderness study areas.
Sec. 1805. Designation of wild and scenic rivers.
Sec. 1806. Bridgeport Winter Recreation Area.
Sec. 1807. Management of area within Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest.
Sec. 1808. Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest.
Subtitle L--Riverside County Wilderness, California
Sec. 1851. Wilderness designation.
Sec. 1852. Wild and scenic river designations, Riverside County,
California.
Sec. 1853. Additions and technical corrections to Santa Rosa and San
Jacinto Mountains National Monument.
Subtitle M--Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks Wilderness,
California
Sec. 1901. Definitions.
Sec. 1902. Designation of wilderness areas.
Sec. 1903. Administration of wilderness areas.
Sec. 1904. Authorization of appropriations.
Subtitle N--Rocky Mountain National Park Wilderness, Colorado
Sec. 1951. Definitions.
Sec. 1952. Rocky Mountain National Park Wilderness, Colorado.
Sec. 1953. Grand River Ditch and Colorado-Big Thompson projects.
Sec. 1954. East Shore Trail Area.
Sec. 1955. National forest area boundary adjustments.
Sec. 1956. Authority to lease Leiffer tract.
Subtitle O--Washington County, Utah
Sec. 1971. Definitions.
Sec. 1972. Wilderness areas.
Sec. 1973. Zion National Park wilderness.
Sec. 1974. Red Cliffs National Conservation Area.
Sec. 1975. Beaver Dam Wash National Conservation Area.
Sec. 1976. Zion National Park wild and scenic river designation.
Sec. 1977. Washington County comprehensive travel and transportation
management plan.
Sec. 1978. Land disposal and acquisition.
Sec. 1979. Management of priority biological areas.
Sec. 1980. Public purpose conveyances.
Sec. 1981. Conveyance of Dixie National Forest land.
Sec. 1982. Transfer of land into trust for Shivwits Band of Paiute
Indians.
Sec. 1983. Authorization of appropriations.
TITLE II--BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT AUTHORIZATIONS
Subtitle A--National Landscape Conservation System
Sec. 2001. Definitions.
Sec. 2002. Establishment of the National Landscape Conservation System.
Sec. 2003. Authorization of appropriations.
Subtitle B--Prehistoric Trackways National Monument
Sec. 2101. Findings.
Sec. 2102. Definitions.
Sec. 2103. Establishment.
Sec. 2104. Administration.
Sec. 2105. Authorization of appropriations.
Subtitle C--Fort Stanton-Snowy River Cave National Conservation Area
Sec. 2201. Definitions.
Sec. 2202. Establishment of the Fort Stanton-Snowy River Cave National
Conservation Area.
Sec. 2203. Management of the Conservation Area.
Sec. 2204. Authorization of appropriations.
Subtitle D--Snake River Birds of Prey National Conservation Area
Sec. 2301. Snake River Birds of Prey National Conservation Area.
Subtitle E--Dominguez-Escalante National Conservation Area
Sec. 2401. Definitions.
Sec. 2402. Dominguez-Escalante National Conservation Area.
Sec. 2403. Dominguez Canyon Wilderness Area.
Sec. 2404. Maps and legal descriptions.
Sec. 2405. Management of Conservation Area and Wilderness.
Sec. 2406. Management plan.
Sec. 2407. Advisory council.
Sec. 2408. Authorization of appropriations.
Subtitle F--Rio Puerco Watershed Management Program
Sec. 2501. Rio Puerco Watershed Management Program.
Subtitle G--Land Conveyances and Exchanges
Sec. 2601. Carson City, Nevada, land conveyances.
Sec. 2602. Southern Nevada limited transition area conveyance.
Sec. 2603. Nevada Cancer Institute land conveyance.
Sec. 2604. Turnabout Ranch land conveyance, Utah.
Sec. 2605. Boy Scouts land exchange, Utah.
Sec. 2606. Douglas County, Washington, land conveyance.
Sec. 2607. Twin Falls, Idaho, land conveyance.
Sec. 2608. Sunrise Mountain Instant Study Area release, Nevada.
Sec. 2609. Park City, Utah, land conveyance.
Sec. 2610. Release of reversionary interest in certain lands in Reno,
Nevada.
Sec. 2611. Tuolumne Band of Me-Wuk Indians of the Tuolumne Rancheria.
TITLE III--FOREST SERVICE AUTHORIZATIONS
Subtitle A--Watershed Restoration and Enhancement
Sec. 3001. Watershed restoration and enhancement agreements.
Subtitle B--Wildland Firefighter Safety
Sec. 3101. Wildland firefighter safety.
Subtitle C--Wyoming Range
Sec. 3201. Definitions.
Sec. 3202. Withdrawal of certain land in the Wyoming range.
Sec. 3203. Acceptance of the donation of valid existing mining or
leasing rights in the Wyoming range.
Subtitle D--Land Conveyances and Exchanges
Sec. 3301. Land conveyance to City of Coffman Cove, Alaska.
Sec. 3302. Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest land conveyance,
Montana.
Sec. 3303. Santa Fe National Forest; Pecos National Historical Park
Land Exchange.
Sec. 3304. Santa Fe National Forest Land Conveyance, New Mexico.
Sec. 3305. Kittitas County, Washington, land conveyance.
Sec. 3306. Mammoth Community Water District use restrictions.
Sec. 3307. Land exchange, Wasatch-Cache National Forest, Utah.
Sec. 3308. Boundary adjustment, Frank Church River of No Return
Wilderness.
Sec. 3309. Sandia pueblo land exchange technical amendment.
Subtitle E--Colorado Northern Front Range Study
Sec. 3401. Purpose.
Sec. 3402. Definitions.
Sec. 3403. Colorado Northern Front Range Mountain Backdrop Study.
TITLE IV--FOREST LANDSCAPE RESTORATION
Sec. 4001. Purpose.
Sec. 4002. Definitions.
Sec. 4003. Collaborative Forest Landscape Restoration Program.
Sec. 4004. Authorization of appropriations.
TITLE V--RIVERS AND TRAILS
Subtitle A--Additions to the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System
Sec. 5001. Fossil Creek, Arizona.
Sec. 5002. Snake River Headwaters, Wyoming.
Sec. 5003. Taunton River, Massachusetts.
Subtitle B--Wild and Scenic Rivers Studies
Sec. 5101. Missisquoi and Trout Rivers Study.
Subtitle C--Additions to the National Trails System
Sec. 5201. Arizona National Scenic Trail.
Sec. 5202. New England National Scenic Trail.
Sec. 5203. Ice Age Floods National Geologic Trail.
Sec. 5204. Washington-Rochambeau Revolutionary Route National Historic
Trail.
Sec. 5205. Pacific Northwest National Scenic Trail.
Sec. 5206. Trail of Tears National Historic Trail.
Subtitle D--National Trail System Amendments
Sec. 5301. National Trails System willing seller authority.
Sec. 5302. Revision of feasibility and suitability studies of existing
national historic trails.
Sec. 5303. Chisholm Trail and Great Western Trails Studies.
TITLE VI--DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR AUTHORIZATIONS
Subtitle A--Cooperative Watershed Management Program
Sec. 6001. Definitions.
Sec. 6002. Program.
Sec. 6003. Effect of subtitle.
Subtitle B--Competitive Status for Federal Employees in Alaska
Sec. 6101. Competitive status for certain Federal employees in the
State of Alaska.
Subtitle C--Management of the Baca National Wildlife Refuge
Sec. 6201. Baca National Wildlife Refuge.
Subtitle D--Paleontological Resources Preservation
Sec. 6301. Definitions.
Sec. 6302. Management.
Sec. 6303. Public awareness and education program.
Sec. 6304. Collection of paleontological resources.
Sec. 6305. Curation of resources.
Sec. 6306. Prohibited acts; criminal penalties.
Sec. 6307. Civil penalties.
Sec. 6308. Rewards and forfeiture.
Sec. 6309. Confidentiality.
Sec. 6310. Regulations.
Sec. 6311. Savings provisions.
Sec. 6312. Authorization of appropriations.
Subtitle E--Izembek National Wildlife Refuge Land Exchange
Sec. 6401. Definitions.
Sec. 6402. Land exchange.
Sec. 6403. King Cove Road.
Sec. 6404. Administration of conveyed lands.
Sec. 6405. Failure to begin road construction.
Subtitle F--Wolf Livestock Loss Demonstration Project
Sec. 6501. Definitions.
Sec. 6502. Wolf compensation and prevention program.
Sec. 6503. Authorization of appropriations.
TITLE VII--NATIONAL PARK SERVICE AUTHORIZATIONS
Subtitle A--Additions to the National Park System
Sec. 7001. Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park, New Jersey.
Sec. 7002. William Jefferson Clinton Birthplace Home National Historic
Site.
Sec. 7003. River Raisin National Battlefield Park.
Subtitle B--Amendments to Existing Units of the National Park System
Sec. 7101. Funding for Keweenaw National Historical Park.
Sec. 7102. Location of visitor and administrative facilities for Weir
Farm National Historic Site.
Sec. 7103. Little River Canyon National Preserve boundary expansion.
Sec. 7104. Hopewell Culture National Historical Park boundary
expansion.
Sec. 7105. Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve boundary
adjustment.
Sec. 7106. Minute Man National Historical Park.
Sec. 7107. Everglades National Park.
Sec. 7108. Kalaupapa National Historical Park.
Sec. 7109. Boston Harbor Islands National Recreation Area.
Sec. 7110. Thomas Edison National Historical Park, New Jersey.
Sec. 7111. Women's Rights National Historical Park.
Sec. 7112. Martin Van Buren National Historic Site.
Sec. 7113. Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park.
Sec. 7114. Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historical Park.
Sec. 7115. New River Gorge National River.
Sec. 7116. Technical corrections.
Sec. 7117. Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park, Ohio.
Sec. 7118. Fort Davis National Historic Site.
Subtitle C--Special Resource Studies
Sec. 7201. Walnut Canyon study.
Sec. 7202. Tule Lake Segregation Center, California.
Sec. 7203. Estate Grange, St. Croix.
Sec. 7204. Harriet Beecher Stowe House, Maine.
Sec. 7205. Shepherdstown battlefield, West Virginia.
Sec. 7206. Green McAdoo School, Tennessee.
Sec. 7207. Harry S Truman Birthplace, Missouri.
Sec. 7208. Battle of Matewan special resource study.
Sec. 7209. Butterfield Overland Trail.
Sec. 7210. Cold War sites theme study.
Sec. 7211. Battle of Camden, South Carolina.
Sec. 7212. Fort San Geronimo, Puerto Rico.
Subtitle D--Program Authorizations
Sec. 7301. American Battlefield Protection Program.
Sec. 7302. Preserve America Program.
Sec. 7303. Save America's Treasures Program.
Sec. 7304. Route 66 Corridor Preservation Program.
Sec. 7305. National Cave and Karst Research Institute.
Subtitle E--Advisory Commissions
Sec. 7401. Na Hoa Pili O Kaloko-Honokohau Advisory Commission.
Sec. 7402. Cape Cod National Seashore Advisory Commission.
Sec. 7403. National Park System Advisory Board.
Sec. 7404. Concessions Management Advisory Board.
Sec. 7405. St. Augustine 450th Commemoration Commission.
TITLE VIII--NATIONAL HERITAGE AREAS
Subtitle A--Designation of National Heritage Areas
Sec. 8001. Sangre de Cristo National Heritage Area, Colorado.
Sec. 8002. Cache La Poudre River National Heritage Area, Colorado.
Sec. 8003. South Park National Heritage Area, Colorado.
Sec. 8004. Northern Plains National Heritage Area, North Dakota.
Sec. 8005. Baltimore National Heritage Area, Maryland.
Sec. 8006. Freedom's Way National Heritage Area, Massachusetts and New
Hampshire.
Sec. 8007. Mississippi Hills National Heritage Area.
Sec. 8008. Mississippi Delta National Heritage Area.
Sec. 8009. Muscle Shoals National Heritage Area, Alabama.
Sec. 8010. Kenai Mountains-Turnagain Arm National Heritage Area,
Alaska.
Subtitle B--Studies
Sec. 8101. Chattahoochee Trace, Alabama and Georgia.
Sec. 8102. Northern Neck, Virginia.
Subtitle C--Amendments Relating to National Heritage Corridors
Sec. 8201. Quinebaug and Shetucket Rivers Valley National Heritage
Corridor.
Sec. 8202. Delaware And Lehigh National Heritage Corridor.
Sec. 8203. Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor.
Sec. 8204. John H. Chafee Blackstone River Valley National Heritage
Corridor.
TITLE IX--BUREAU OF RECLAMATION AUTHORIZATIONS
Subtitle A--Feasibility Studies
Sec. 9001. Snake, Boise, and Payette River systems, Idaho.
Sec. 9002. Sierra Vista Subwatershed, Arizona.
Sec. 9003. San Diego Intertie, California.
Subtitle B--Project Authorizations
Sec. 9101. Tumalo Irrigation District Water Conservation Project,
Oregon.
Sec. 9102. Madera Water Supply Enhancement Project, California.
Sec. 9103. Eastern New Mexico Rural Water System project, New Mexico.
Sec. 9104. Rancho Cailfornia Water District project, California.
Sec. 9105. Jackson Gulch Rehabilitation Project, Colorado.
Sec. 9106. Rio Grande Pueblos, New Mexico.
Sec. 9107. Upper Colorado River endangered fish programs.
Sec. 9108. Santa Margarita River, California.
Sec. 9109. Elsinore Valley Municipal Water District.
Sec. 9110. North Bay Water Reuse Authority.
Sec. 9111. Prado Basin Natural Treatment System Project, California.
Sec. 9112. Bunker Hill Groundwater Basin, California.
Sec. 9113. GREAT Project, California.
Sec. 9114. Yucaipa Valley Water District, California.
Sec. 9115. Arkansas Valley Conduit, Colorado.
Subtitle C--Title Transfers and Clarifications
Sec. 9201. Transfer of McGee Creek pipeline and facilities.
Sec. 9202. Albuquerque Biological Park, New Mexico, title
clarification.
Sec. 9203. Goleta Water District Water Distribution System, California.
Subtitle D--San Gabriel Basin Restoration Fund
Sec. 9301. Restoration Fund.
Subtitle E--Lower Colorado River Multi-Species Conservation Program
Sec. 9401. Definitions.
Sec. 9402. Implementation and water accounting.
Sec. 9403. Enforceability of program documents.
Sec. 9404. Authorization of appropriations.
Subtitle F--Secure Water
Sec. 9501. Findings.
Sec. 9502. Definitions.
Sec. 9503. Reclamation climate change and water program.
Sec. 9504. Water management improvement.
Sec. 9505. Hydroelectric power assessment.
Sec. 9506. Climate change and water intragovernmental panel.
Sec. 9507. Water data enhancement by United States Geological Survey.
Sec. 9508. National water availability and use assessment program.
Sec. 9509. Research agreement authority.
Sec. 9510. Effect.
Subtitle G--Aging Infrastructure
Sec. 9601 Definitions.
Sec. 9602. Guidelines and inspection of project facilities and
technical assistance to transferred works
operating entities.
Sec. 9603. Extraordinary operation and maintenance work performed by
the Secretary.
Sec. 9604. Relationship to Twenty-First Century Water Works Act.
Sec. 9605. Authorization of appropriations.
TITLE X--WATER SETTLEMENTS
Subtitle A--San Joaquin River Restoration Settlement
PART I--San Joaquin River Restoration Settlement Act
Sec. 10001. Short title.
Sec. 10002. Purpose.
Sec. 10003. Definitions.
Sec. 10004. Implementation of settlement.
Sec. 10005. Acquisition and disposal of property; title to facilities.
Sec. 10006. Compliance with applicable law.
Sec. 10007. Compliance with Central Valley Project Improvement Act.
Sec. 10008. No private right of action.
Sec. 10009. Appropriations; Settlement Fund.
Sec. 10010. Repayment contracts and acceleration of repayment of
construction costs.
Sec. 10011. California Central Valley Spring Run Chinook salmon.
PART II--Study to Develop Water Plan; Report
Sec. 10101. Study to develop water plan; report.
PART III--Friant Division Improvements
Sec. 10201. Federal facility improvements.
Sec. 10202. Financial assistance for local projects.
Sec. 10203. Authorization of appropriations.
Subtitle B--Northwestern New Mexico Rural Water Projects
Sec. 10301. Short title.
Sec. 10302. Definitions.
Sec. 10303. Compliance with environmental laws.
Sec. 10304. No reallocation of costs.
Sec. 10305. Interest rate.
PART I--Amendments to the Colorado River Storage Project Act and Public
Law 87-483
Sec. 10401. Amendments to the Colorado River Storage Project Act.
Sec. 10402. Amendments to Public Law 87-483.
Sec. 10403. Effect on Federal water law.
PART II--Reclamation Water Settlements Fund
Sec. 10501. Reclamation Water Settlements Fund.
PART III--Navajo-Gallup Water Supply Project
Sec. 10601. Purposes.
Sec. 10602. Authorization of Navajo-Gallup Water Supply Project.
Sec. 10603. Delivery and use of Navajo-Gallup Water Supply Project
water.
Sec. 10604. Project contracts.
Sec. 10605. Navajo Nation Municipal Pipeline.
Sec. 10606. Authorization of conjunctive use wells.
Sec. 10607. San Juan River Navajo Irrigation Projects.
Sec. 10608. Other irrigation projects.
Sec. 10609. Authorization of appropriations.
PART IV--Navajo Nation Water Rights
Sec. 10701. Agreement.
Sec. 10702. Trust Fund.
Sec. 10703. Waivers and releases.
Sec. 10704. Water rights held in trust.
Subtitle C--Shoshone-Paiute Tribes of the Duck Valley Reservation Water
Rights Settlement
Sec. 10801. Findings.
Sec. 10802. Purposes.
Sec. 10803. Definitions.
Sec. 10804. Approval, ratification, and confirmation of agreement;
authorization.
Sec. 10805. Tribal water rights.
Sec. 10806. Duck Valley Indian Irrigation Project.
Sec. 10807. Development and Maintenance Funds.
Sec. 10808. Tribal waiver and release of claims.
Sec. 10809. Miscellaneous.
TITLE XI--UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY AUTHORIZATIONS
Sec. 11001. Reauthorization of the National Geologic Mapping Act of
1992.
Sec. 11002. New Mexico water resources study.
TITLE XII--OCEANS
Subtitle A--Ocean Exploration
PART I--Exploration
Sec. 12001. Purpose.
Sec. 12002. Program established.
Sec. 12003. Powers and duties of the Administrator.
Sec. 12004. Ocean exploration and undersea research technology and
infrastructure task force.
Sec. 12005. Ocean Exploration Advisory Board.
Sec. 12006. Authorization of appropriations.
PART II--NOAA Undersea Research Program Act of 2009
Sec. 12101. Short title.
Sec. 12102. Program established.
Sec. 12103. Powers of program director.
Sec. 12104. Administrative structure.
Sec. 12105. Research, exploration, education, and technology programs.
Sec. 12106. Competitiveness.
Sec. 12107. Authorization of appropriations.
Subtitle B--Ocean and Coastal Mapping Integration Act
Sec. 12201. Short title.
Sec. 12202. Establishment of program.
Sec. 12203. Interagency committee on ocean and coastal mapping.
Sec. 12204. Biannual reports.
Sec. 12205. Plan.
Sec. 12206. Effect on other laws.
Sec. 12207. Authorization of appropriations.
Sec. 12208. Definitions.
Subtitle C--Integrated Coastal and Ocean Observation System Act of 2009
Sec. 12301. Short title.
Sec. 12302. Purposes.
Sec. 12303. Definitions.
Sec. 12304. Integrated coastal and ocean observing system.
Sec. 12305. Interagency financing and agreements.
Sec. 12306. Application with other laws.
Sec. 12307. Report to Congress.
Sec. 12308. Public-private use policy.
Sec. 12309. Independent cost estimate.
Sec. 12310. Intent of Congress.
Sec. 12311. Authorization of appropriations.
Subtitle D--Federal Ocean Acidification Research and Monitoring Act of
2009
Sec. 12401. Short title.
Sec. 12402. Purposes.
Sec. 12403. Definitions.
Sec. 12404. Interagency subcommittee.
Sec. 12405. Strategic research plan.
Sec. 12406. NOAA ocean acidification activities.
Sec. 12407. NSF ocean acidification activities.
Sec. 12408. NASA ocean acidification activities.
Sec. 12409. Authorization of appropriations.
Subtitle E--Coastal and Estuarine Land Conservation Program
Sec. 12501. Short title.
Sec. 12502. Authorization of Coastal and Estuarine Land Conservation
Program.
TITLE XIII--MISCELLANEOUS
Sec. 13001. Management and distribution of North Dakota trust funds.
Sec. 13002. Amendments to the Fisheries Restoration and Irrigation
Mitigation Act of 2000.
Sec. 13003. Amendments to the Alaska Natural Gas Pipeline Act.
Sec. 13004. Additional Assistant Secretary for Department of Energy.
Sec. 13005. Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute.
Sec. 13006. Authorization of appropriations for National Tropical
Botanical Garden.
TITLE XIV--CHRISTOPHER AND DANA REEVE PARALYSIS ACT
Sec. 14001. Short title.
Subtitle A--Paralysis Research
Sec. 14101. Activities of the National Institutes of Health with
respect to research on paralysis.
Subtitle B--Paralysis Rehabilitation Research and Care
Sec. 14201. Activities of the National Institutes of Health with
respect to research with implications for
enhancing daily function for persons with
paralysis.
Subtitle C--Improving Quality of Life for Persons With Paralysis and
Other Physical Disabilities
Sec. 14301. Programs to improve quality of life for persons with
paralysis and other physical disabilities.
TITLE XV--SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION FACILITIES AUTHORIZATION
Sec. 15101. Laboratory and support space, Edgewater, Maryland.
Sec. 15102. Laboratory space, Gamboa, Panama.
Sec. 15103. Construction of greenhouse facility.
TITLE I--ADDITIONS TO THE NATIONAL WILDERNESS PRESERVATION SYSTEM
Subtitle A--Wild Monongahela Wilderness
SEC. 1001. DESIGNATION OF WILDERNESS, MONONGAHELA NATIONAL FOREST, WEST
VIRGINIA.
(a) Designation.--In furtherance of the purposes of the Wilderness
Act (16 U.S.C. 1131 et seq.), the following Federal lands within the
Monongahela National Forest in the State of West Virginia are
designated as wilderness and as either a new component of the National
Wilderness Preservation System or as an addition to an existing
component of the National Wilderness Preservation System:
(1) Certain Federal land comprising approximately 5,144
acres, as generally depicted on the map entitled ``Big Draft
Proposed Wilderness'' and dated March 11, 2008, which shall be
known as the ``Big Draft Wilderness''.
(2) Certain Federal land comprising approximately 11,951
acres, as generally depicted on the map entitled ``Cranberry
Expansion Proposed Wilderness'' and dated March 11, 2008, which
shall be added to and administered as part of the Cranberry
Wilderness designated by section 1(1) of Public Law 97-466 (96
Stat. 2538).
(3) Certain Federal land comprising approximately 7,156
acres, as generally depicted on the map entitled ``Dolly Sods
Expansion Proposed Wilderness'' and dated March 11, 2008, which
shall be added to and administered as part of the Dolly Sods
Wilderness designated by section 3(a)(13) of Public Law 93-622
(88 Stat. 2098).
(4) Certain Federal land comprising approximately 698
acres, as generally depicted on the map entitled ``Otter Creek
Expansion Proposed Wilderness'' and dated March 11, 2008, which
shall be added to and administered as part of the Otter Creek
Wilderness designated by section 3(a)(14) of Public Law 93-622
(88 Stat. 2098).
(5) Certain Federal land comprising approximately 6,792
acres, as generally depicted on the map entitled ``Roaring
Plains Proposed Wilderness'' and dated March 11, 2008, which
shall be known as the ``Roaring Plains West Wilderness''.
(6) Certain Federal land comprising approximately 6,030
acres, as generally depicted on the map entitled ``Spice Run
Proposed Wilderness'' and dated March 11, 2008, which shall be
known as the ``Spice Run Wilderness''.
(b) Maps and Legal Description.--
(1) Filing and availability.--As soon as practicable after
the date of the enactment of this Act, the Secretary of
Agriculture, acting through the Chief of the Forest Service,
shall file with the Committee on Natural Resources of the House
of Representatives and the Committee on Energy and Natural
Resources of the Senate a map and legal description of each
wilderness area designated or expanded by subsection (a). The
maps and legal descriptions shall be on file and available for
public inspection in the office of the Chief of the Forest
Service and the office of the Supervisor of the Monongahela
National Forest.
(2) Force and effect.--The maps and legal descriptions
referred to in this subsection shall have the same force and
effect as if included in this subtitle, except that the
Secretary may correct errors in the maps and descriptions.
(c) Administration.--Subject to valid existing rights, the Federal
lands designated as wilderness by subsection (a) shall be administered
by the Secretary in accordance with the Wilderness Act (16 U.S.C. 1131
et seq.). The Secretary may continue to authorize the competitive
running event permitted from 2003 through 2007 in the vicinity of the
boundaries of the Dolly Sods Wilderness addition designated by
paragraph (3) of subsection (a) and the Roaring Plains West Wilderness
Area designated by paragraph (5) of such subsection, in a manner
compatible with the preservation of such areas as wilderness.
(d) Effective Date of Wilderness Act.--With respect to the Federal
lands designated as wilderness by subsection (a), any reference in the
Wilderness Act (16 U.S.C. 1131 et seq.) to the effective date of the
Wilderness Act shall be deemed to be a reference to the date of the
enactment of this Act.
(e) Fish and Wildlife.--As provided in section 4(d)(7) of the
Wilderness Act (16 U.S.C. 1133(d)(7)), nothing in this section affects
the jurisdiction or responsibility of the State of West Virginia with
respect to wildlife and fish.
SEC. 1002. BOUNDARY ADJUSTMENT, LAUREL FORK SOUTH WILDERNESS,
MONONGAHELA NATIONAL FOREST.
(a) Boundary Adjustment.--The boundary of the Laurel Fork South
Wilderness designated by section 1(3) of Public Law 97-466 (96 Stat.
2538) is modified to exclude two parcels of land, as generally depicted
on the map entitled ``Monongahela National Forest Laurel Fork South
Wilderness Boundary Modification'' and dated March 11, 2008, and more
particularly described according to the site-specific maps and legal
descriptions on file in the office of the Forest Supervisor,
Monongahela National Forest. The general map shall be on file and
available for public inspection in the Office of the Chief of the
Forest Service.
(b) Management.--Federally owned land delineated on the maps
referred to in subsection (a) as the Laurel Fork South Wilderness, as
modified by such subsection, shall continue to be administered by the
Secretary of Agriculture in accordance with the Wilderness Act (16
U.S.C. 1131 et seq.).
SEC. 1003. MONONGAHELA NATIONAL FOREST BOUNDARY CONFIRMATION.
(a) In General.--The boundary of the Monongahela National Forest is
confirmed to include the tracts of land as generally depicted on the
map entitled ``Monongahela National Forest Boundary Confirmation'' and
dated March 13, 2008, and all Federal lands under the jurisdiction of
the Secretary of Agriculture, acting through the Chief of the Forest
Service, encompassed within such boundary shall be managed under the
laws and regulations pertaining to the National Forest System.
(b) Land and Water Conservation Fund.--For the purposes of section
7 of the Land and Water Conservation Fund Act of 1965 (16 U.S.C. 460l-
9), the boundaries of the Monongahela National Forest, as confirmed by
subsection (a), shall be considered to be the boundaries of the
Monongahela National Forest as of January 1, 1965.
SEC. 1004. ENHANCED TRAIL OPPORTUNITIES.
(a) Plan.--
(1) In general.--The Secretary of Agriculture, in
consultation with interested parties, shall develop a plan to
provide for enhanced nonmotorized recreation trail
opportunities on lands not designated as wilderness within the
Monongahela National Forest.
(2) Nonmotorized recreation trail defined.--For the
purposes of this subsection, the term ``nonmotorized recreation
trail'' means a trail designed for hiking, bicycling, and
equestrian use.
(b) Report.--Not later than two years after the date of the
enactment of this Act, the Secretary of Agriculture shall submit to
Congress a report on the implementation of the plan required under
subsection (a), including the identification of priority trails for
development.
(c) Consideration of Conversion of Forest Roads to Recreational
Uses.--In considering possible closure and decommissioning of a Forest
Service road within the Monongahela National Forest after the date of
the enactment of this Act, the Secretary of Agriculture, in accordance
with applicable law, may consider converting the road to nonmotorized
uses to enhance recreational opportunities within the Monongahela
National Forest.
Subtitle B--Virginia Ridge and Valley Wilderness
SEC. 1101. DEFINITIONS.
In this subtitle:
(1) Scenic areas.--The term ``scenic areas'' means the Seng
Mountain National Scenic Area and the Bear Creek National
Scenic Area.
(2) Secretary.--The term ``Secretary'' means the Secretary
of Agriculture.
SEC. 1102. DESIGNATION OF ADDITIONAL NATIONAL FOREST SYSTEM LAND IN
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST AS WILDERNESS OR A WILDERNESS
STUDY AREA.
(a) Designation of Wilderness.--Section 1 of Public Law 100-326 (16
U.S.C. 1132 note; 102 Stat. 584, 114 Stat. 2057), is amended--
(1) in the matter preceding paragraph (1), by striking
``System--'' and inserting ``System:'';
(2) by striking ``certain'' each place it appears and
inserting ``Certain'';
(3) in each of paragraphs (1) through (6), by striking the
semicolon at the end and inserting a period;
(4) in paragraph (7), by striking ``; and'' and inserting a
period; and
(5) by adding at the end the following:
``(9) Certain land in the Jefferson National Forest
comprising approximately 3,743 acres, as generally depicted on
the map entitled `Brush Mountain and Brush Mountain East' and
dated May 5, 2008, which shall be known as the `Brush Mountain
East Wilderness'.
``(10) Certain land in the Jefferson National Forest
comprising approximately 4,794 acres, as generally depicted on
the map entitled `Brush Mountain and Brush Mountain East' and
dated May 5, 2008, which shall be known as the `Brush Mountain
Wilderness'.
``(11) Certain land in the Jefferson National Forest
comprising approximately 4,223 acres, as generally depicted on
the map entitled `Seng Mountain and Raccoon Branch' and dated
April 28, 2008, which shall be known as the `Raccoon Branch
Wilderness'.
``(12) Certain land in the Jefferson National Forest
comprising approximately 3,270 acres, as generally depicted on
the map entitled `Stone Mountain' and dated April 28, 2008,
which shall be known as the `Stone Mountain Wilderness'.
``(13) Certain land in the Jefferson National Forest
comprising approximately 8,470 acres, as generally depicted on
the map entitled `Garden Mountain and Hunting Camp Creek' and
dated April 28, 2008, which shall be known as the `Hunting Camp
Creek Wilderness'.
``(14) Certain land in the Jefferson National Forest
comprising approximately 3,291 acres, as generally depicted on
the map entitled `Garden Mountain and Hunting Camp Creek' and
dated April 28, 2008, which shall be known as the `Garden
Mountain Wilderness'.
``(15) Certain land in the Jefferson National Forest
comprising approximately 5,476 acres, as generally depicted on
the map entitled `Mountain Lake Additions' and dated April 28,
2008, which is incorporated in the Mountain Lake Wilderness
designated by section 2(6) of the Virginia Wilderness Act of
1984 (16 U.S.C. 1132 note; Public Law 98-586).
``(16) Certain land in the Jefferson National Forest
comprising approximately 308 acres, as generally depicted on
the map entitled `Lewis Fork Addition and Little Wilson Creek
Additions' and dated April 28, 2008, which is incorporated in
the Lewis Fork Wilderness designated by section 2(3) of the
Virginia Wilderness Act of 1984 (16 U.S.C. 1132 note; Public
Law 98-586).
``(17) Certain land in the Jefferson National Forest
comprising approximately 1,845 acres, as generally depicted on
the map entitled `Lewis Fork Addition and Little Wilson Creek
Additions' and dated April 28, 2008, which is incorporated in
the Little Wilson Creek Wilderness designated by section 2(5)
of the Virginia Wilderness Act of 1984 (16 U.S.C. 1132 note;
Public Law 98-586).
``(18) Certain land in the Jefferson National Forest
comprising approximately 2,219 acres, as generally depicted on
the map entitled `Shawvers Run Additions' and dated April 28,
2008, which is incorporated in the Shawvers Run Wilderness
designated by paragraph (4).
``(19) Certain land in the Jefferson National Forest
comprising approximately 1,203 acres, as generally depicted on
the map entitled `Peters Mountain Addition' and dated April 28,
2008, which is incorporated in the Peters Mountain Wilderness
designated by section 2(7) of the Virginia Wilderness Act of
1984 (16 U.S.C. 1132 note; Public Law 98-586).
``(20) Certain land in the Jefferson National Forest
comprising approximately 263 acres, as generally depicted on
the map entitled `Kimberling Creek Additions and Potential
Wilderness Area' and dated April 28, 2008, which is
incorporated in the Kimberling Creek Wilderness designated by
section 2(2) of the Virginia Wilderness Act of 1984 (16 U.S.C.
1132 note; Public Law 98-586).''.
(b) Designation of Wilderness Study Area.--The Virginia Wilderness
Act of 1984 (16 U.S.C. 1132 note; Public Law 98-586) is amended--
(1) in the first section, by inserting ``as'' after
``cited''; and
(2) in section 6(a)--
(A) by striking ``certain'' each place it appears
and inserting ``Certain'';
(B) in each of paragraphs (1) and (2), by striking
the semicolon at the end and inserting a period;
(C) in paragraph (3), by striking ``; and'' and
inserting a period; and
(D) by adding at the end the following:
``(5) Certain land in the Jefferson National Forest
comprising approximately 3,226 acres, as generally depicted on
the map entitled `Lynn Camp Creek Wilderness Study Area' and
dated April 28, 2008, which shall be known as the `Lynn Camp
Creek Wilderness Study Area'.''.
SEC. 1103. DESIGNATION OF KIMBERLING CREEK POTENTIAL WILDERNESS AREA,
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST, VIRGINIA.
(a) Designation.--In furtherance of the purposes of the Wilderness
Act (16 U.S.C. 1131 et seq.), certain land in the Jefferson National
Forest comprising approximately 349 acres, as generally depicted on the
map entitled ``Kimberling Creek Additions and Potential Wilderness
Area'' and dated April 28, 2008, is designated as a potential
wilderness area for incorporation in the Kimberling Creek Wilderness
designated by section 2(2) of the Virginia Wilderness Act of 1984 (16
U.S.C. 1132 note; Public Law 98-586).
(b) Management.--Except as provided in subsection (c) and subject
to valid existing rights, the Secretary shall manage the potential
wilderness area in accordance with the Wilderness Act (16 U.S.C. 1131
et seq.).
(c) Ecological Restoration.--
(1) In general.--For purposes of ecological restoration
(including the elimination of nonnative species, removal of
illegal, unused, or decommissioned roads, and any other
activity necessary to restore the natural ecosystems in the
potential wilderness area), the Secretary may use motorized
equipment and mechanized transport in the potential wilderness
area until the date on which the potential wilderness area is
incorporated into the Kimberling Creek Wilderness.
(2) Limitation.--To the maximum extent practicable, the
Secretary shall use the minimum tool or administrative practice
necessary to accomplish ecological restoration with the least
amount of adverse impact on wilderness character and resources.
(d) Wilderness Designation.--The potential wilderness area shall be
designated as wilderness and incorporated in the Kimberling Creek
Wilderness on the earlier of--
(1) the date on which the Secretary publishes in the
Federal Register notice that the conditions in the potential
wilderness area that are incompatible with the Wilderness Act
(16 U.S.C. 1131 et seq.) have been removed; or
(2) the date that is 5 years after the date of enactment of
this Act.
SEC. 1104. SENG MOUNTAIN AND BEAR CREEK SCENIC AREAS, JEFFERSON
NATIONAL FOREST, VIRGINIA.
(a) Establishment.--There are designated as National Scenic Areas--
(1) certain National Forest System land in the Jefferson
National Forest, comprising approximately 5,192 acres, as
generally depicted on the map entitled ``Seng Mountain and
Raccoon Branch'' and dated April 28, 2008, which shall be known
as the ``Seng Mountain National Scenic Area''; and
(2) certain National Forest System land in the Jefferson
National Forest, comprising approximately 5,128 acres, as
generally depicted on the map entitled ``Bear Creek'' and dated
April 28, 2008, which shall be known as the ``Bear Creek
National Scenic Area''.
(b) Purposes.--The purposes of the scenic areas are--
(1) to ensure the protection and preservation of scenic
quality, water quality, natural characteristics, and water
resources of the scenic areas;
(2) consistent with paragraph (1), to protect wildlife and
fish habitat in the scenic areas;
(3) to protect areas in the scenic areas that may develop
characteristics of old-growth forests; and
(4) consistent with paragraphs (1), (2), and (3), to
provide a variety of recreation opportunities in the scenic
areas.
(c) Administration.--
(1) In general.--The Secretary shall administer the scenic
areas in accordance with--
(A) this subtitle; and
(B) the laws (including regulations) generally
applicable to the National Forest System.
(2) Authorized uses.--The Secretary shall only allow uses
of the scenic areas that the Secretary determines will further
the purposes of the scenic areas, as described in subsection
(b).
(d) Management Plan.--
(1) In general.--Not later than 2 years after the date of
enactment of this Act, the Secretary shall develop as an
amendment to the land and resource management plan for the
Jefferson National Forest a management plan for the scenic
areas.
(2) Effect.--Nothing in this subsection requires the
Secretary to revise the land and resource management plan for
the Jefferson National Forest under section 6 of the Forest and
Rangeland Renewable Resources Planning Act of 1974 (16 U.S.C.
1604).
(e) Roads.--
(1) In general.--Except as provided in paragraph (2), after
the date of enactment of this Act, no roads shall be
established or constructed within the scenic areas.
(2) Limitation.--Nothing in this subsection denies any
owner of private land (or an interest in private land) that is
located in a scenic area the right to access the private land.
(f) Timber Harvest.--
(1) In general.--Except as provided in paragraphs (2) and
(3), no harvesting of timber shall be allowed within the scenic
areas.
(2) Exceptions.--The Secretary may authorize harvesting of
timber in the scenic areas if the Secretary determines that the
harvesting is necessary to--
(A) control fire;
(B) provide for public safety or trail access; or
(C) control insect and disease outbreaks.
(3) Firewood for personal use.--Firewood may be harvested
for personal use along perimeter roads in the scenic areas,
subject to any conditions that the Secretary may impose.
(g) Insect and Disease Outbreaks.--The Secretary may control insect
and disease outbreaks--
(1) to maintain scenic quality;
(2) to prevent tree mortality;
(3) to reduce hazards to visitors; or
(4) to protect private land.
(h) Vegetation Management.--The Secretary may engage in vegetation
manipulation practices in the scenic areas to maintain the visual
quality and wildlife clearings in existence on the date of enactment of
this Act.
(i) Motorized Vehicles.--
(1) In general.--Except as provided in paragraph (2),
motorized vehicles shall not be allowed within the scenic
areas.
(2) Exceptions.--The Secretary may authorize the use of
motorized vehicles--
(A) to carry out administrative activities that
further the purposes of the scenic areas, as described
in subsection (b);
(B) to assist wildlife management projects in
existence on the date of enactment of this Act; and
(C) during deer and bear hunting seasons--
(i) on Forest Development Roads 49410 and
84b; and
(ii) on the portion of Forest Development
Road 6261 designated on the map described in
subsection (a)(2) as ``open seasonally''.
(j) Wildfire Suppression.--Wildfire suppression within the scenic
areas shall be conducted--
(1) in a manner consistent with the purposes of the scenic
areas, as described in subsection (b); and
(2) using such means as the Secretary determines to be
appropriate.
(k) Water.--The Secretary shall administer the scenic areas in a
manner that maintains and enhances water quality.
(l) Withdrawal.--Subject to valid existing rights, all Federal land
in the scenic areas is withdrawn from--
(1) location, entry, and patent under the mining laws; and
(2) operation of the mineral leasing and geothermal leasing
laws.
SEC. 1105. TRAIL PLAN AND DEVELOPMENT.
(a) Trail Plan.--The Secretary, in consultation with interested
parties, shall establish a trail plan to develop--
(1) in a manner consistent with the Wilderness Act (16
U.S.C. 1131 et seq.), hiking and equestrian trails in the
wilderness areas designated by paragraphs (9) through (20) of
section 1 of Public Law 100-326 (16 U.S.C. 1132 note) (as added
by section 1102(a)(5)); and
(2) nonmotorized recreation trails in the scenic areas.
(b) Implementation Report.--Not later than 2 years after the date
of enactment of this Act, the Secretary shall submit to Congress a
report that describes the implementation of the trail plan, including
the identification of priority trails for development.
(c) Sustainable Trail Required.--The Secretary shall develop a
sustainable trail, using a contour curvilinear alignment, to provide
for nonmotorized travel along the southern boundary of the Raccoon
Branch Wilderness established by section 1(11) of Public Law 100-326
(16 U.S.C. 1132 note) (as added by section 1102(a)(5)) connecting to
Forest Development Road 49352 in Smyth County, Virginia.
SEC. 1106. MAPS AND BOUNDARY DESCRIPTIONS.
(a) In General.--As soon as practicable after the date of enactment
of this Act, the Secretary shall file with the Committee on Energy and
Natural Resources of the Senate and the Committee on Natural Resources
and the Committee on Agriculture of the House of Representatives maps
and boundary descriptions of--
(1) the scenic areas;
(2) the wilderness areas designated by paragraphs (9)
through (20) of section 1 of Public Law 100-326 (16 U.S.C. 1132
note) (as added by section 1102(a)(5));
(3) the wilderness study area designated by section 6(a)(5)
of the Virginia Wilderness Act of 1984 (16 U.S.C. 1132 note;
Public Law 98-586) (as added by section 1102(b)(2)(D)); and
(4) the potential wilderness area designated by section
1103(a).
(b) Force and Effect.--The maps and boundary descriptions filed
under subsection (a) shall have the same force and effect as if
included in this subtitle, except that the Secretary may correct any
minor errors in the maps and boundary descriptions.
(c) Availability of Map and Boundary Description.--The maps and
boundary descriptions filed under subsection (a) shall be on file and
available for public inspection in the Office of the Chief of the
Forest Service.
(d) Conflict.--In the case of a conflict between a map filed under
subsection (a) and the acreage of the applicable areas specified in
this subtitle, the map shall control.
SEC. 1107. EFFECTIVE DATE.
Any reference in the Wilderness Act (16 U.S.C. 1131 et seq.) to the
effective date of that Act shall be considered to be a reference to the
date of enactment of this Act for purposes of administering--
(1) the wilderness areas designated by paragraphs (9)
through (20) of section 1 of Public Law 100-326 (16 U.S.C. 1132
note) (as added by section 1102(a)(5)); and
(2) the potential wilderness area designated by section
1103(a).
Subtitle C--Mt. Hood Wilderness, Oregon
SEC. 1201. DEFINITIONS.
In this subtitle:
(1) Secretary.--The term ``Secretary'' means the Secretary
of Agriculture.
(2) State.--The term ``State'' means the State of Oregon.
SEC. 1202. DESIGNATION OF WILDERNESS AREAS.
(a) Designation of Lewis and Clark Mount Hood Wilderness Areas.--In
accordance with the Wilderness Act (16 U.S.C. 1131 et seq.), the
following areas in the State of Oregon are designated as wilderness
areas and as components of the National Wilderness Preservation System:
(1) Badger creek wilderness additions.--Certain Federal
land managed by the Forest Service, comprising approximately
4,140 acres, as generally depicted on the maps entitled
``Badger Creek Wilderness--Badger Creek Additions'' and
``Badger Creek Wilderness--Bonney Butte'', dated July 16, 2007,
which is incorporated in, and considered to be a part of, the
Badger Creek Wilderness, as designated by section 3(3) of the
Oregon Wilderness Act of 1984 (16 U.S.C. 1132 note; 98 Stat.
273).
(2) Bull of the woods wilderness addition.--Certain Federal
land managed by the Forest Service, comprising approximately
10,180 acres, as generally depicted on the map entitled ``Bull
of the Woods Wilderness--Bull of the Woods Additions'', dated
July 16, 2007, which is incorporated in, and considered to be a
part of, the Bull of the Woods Wilderness, as designated by
section 3(4) of the Oregon Wilderness Act of 1984 (16 U.S.C.
1132 note; 98 Stat. 273).
(3) Clackamas wilderness.--Certain Federal land managed by
the Forest Service, comprising approximately 9,470 acres, as
generally depicted on the maps entitled ``Clackamas
Wilderness--Big Bottom'', ``Clackamas Wilderness--Clackamas
Canyon'', ``Clackamas Wilderness--Memaloose Lake'', ``Clackamas
Wilderness--Sisi Butte'', and ``Clackamas Wilderness--South
Fork Clackamas'', dated July 16, 2007, which shall be known as
the ``Clackamas Wilderness''.
(4) Mark o. hatfield wilderness additions.--Certain Federal
land managed by the Forest Service, comprising approximately
25,960 acres, as generally depicted on the maps entitled ``Mark
O. Hatfield Wilderness--Gorge Face'' and ``Mark O. Hatfield
Wilderness--Larch Mountain'', dated July 16, 2007, which is
incorporated in, and considered to be a part of, the Mark O.
Hatfield Wilderness, as designated by section 3(1) of the
Oregon Wilderness Act of 1984 (16 U.S.C. 1132 note; 98 Stat.
273).
(5) Mount hood wilderness additions.--Certain Federal land
managed by the Forest Service, comprising approximately 18,450
acres, as generally depicted on the maps entitled ``Mount Hood
Wilderness--Barlow Butte'', ``Mount Hood Wilderness--Elk Cove/
Mazama'', ``Richard L. Kohnstamm Memorial Area'', ``Mount Hood
Wilderness--Sand Canyon'', ``Mount Hood Wilderness--Sandy
Additions'', ``Mount Hood Wilderness--Twin Lakes'', and ``Mount
Hood Wilderness--White River'', dated July 16, 2007, and the
map entitled ``Mount Hood Wilderness--Cloud Cap'', dated July
20, 2007, which is incorporated in, and considered to be a part
of, the Mount Hood Wilderness, as designated under section 3(a)
of the Wilderness Act (16 U.S.C. 1132(a)) and enlarged by
section 3(d) of the Endangered American Wilderness Act of 1978
(16 U.S.C. 1132 note; 92 Stat. 43).
(6) Roaring river wilderness.--Certain Federal land managed
by the Forest Service, comprising approximately 36,550 acres,
as generally depicted on the map entitled ``Roaring River
Wilderness--Roaring River Wilderness'', dated July 16, 2007,
which shall be known as the ``Roaring River Wilderness''.
(7) Salmon-huckleberry wilderness additions.--Certain
Federal land managed by the Forest Service, comprising
approximately 16,620 acres, as generally depicted on the maps
entitled ``Salmon-Huckleberry Wilderness--Alder Creek
Addition'', ``Salmon-Huckleberry Wilderness--Eagle Creek
Addition'', ``Salmon-Huckleberry Wilderness--Hunchback
Mountain'', ``Salmon-Huckleberry Wilderness--Inch Creek'',
``Salmon-Huckleberry Wilderness--Mirror Lake'', and ``Salmon-
Huckleberry Wilderness--Salmon River Meadows'', dated July 16,
2007, which is incorporated in, and considered to be a part of,
the Salmon-Huckleberry Wilderness, as designated by section
3(2) of the Oregon Wilderness Act of 1984 (16 U.S.C. 1132 note;
98 Stat. 273).
(8) Lower white river wilderness.--Certain Federal land
managed by the Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management,
comprising approximately 2,870 acres, as generally depicted on
the map entitled ``Lower White River Wilderness--Lower White
River'', dated July 16, 2007, which shall be known as the
``Lower White River Wilderness''.
(b) Richard L. Kohnstamm Memorial Area.--Certain Federal land
managed by the Forest Service, as generally depicted on the map
entitled ``Richard L. Kohnstamm Memorial Area'', dated July 16, 2007,
is designated as the ``Richard L. Kohnstamm Memorial Area''.
(c) Potential Wilderness Area; Additions to Wilderness Areas.--
(1) Roaring river potential wilderness area.--
(A) In general.--In furtherance of the purposes of
the Wilderness Act (16 U.S.C. 1131 et seq.), certain
Federal land managed by the Forest Service, comprising
approximately 900 acres identified as ``Potential
Wilderness'' on the map entitled ``Roaring River
Wilderness'', dated July 16, 2007, is designated as a
potential wilderness area.
(B) Management.--The potential wilderness area
designated by subparagraph (A) shall be managed in
accordance with section 4 of the Wilderness Act (16
U.S.C. 1133).
(C) Designation as wilderness.--On the date on
which the Secretary publishes in the Federal Register
notice that the conditions in the potential wilderness
area designated by subparagraph (A) are compatible with
the Wilderness Act (16 U.S.C. 1131 et seq.), the
potential wilderness shall be--
(i) designated as wilderness and as a
component of the National Wilderness
Preservation System; and
(ii) incorporated into the Roaring River
Wilderness designated by subsection (a)(6).
(2) Addition to the mount hood wilderness.--On completion
of the land exchange under section 1206(a)(2), certain Federal
land managed by the Forest Service, comprising approximately
1,710 acres, as generally depicted on the map entitled ``Mount
Hood Wilderness--Tilly Jane'', dated July 20, 2007, shall be
incorporated in, and considered to be a part of, the Mount Hood
Wilderness, as designated under section 3(a) of the Wilderness
Act (16 U.S.C. 1132(a)) and enlarged by section 3(d) of the
Endangered American Wilderness Act of 1978 (16 U.S.C. 1132
note; 92 Stat. 43) and subsection (a)(5).
(3) Addition to the salmon-huckleberry wilderness.--On
acquisition by the United States, the approximately 160 acres
of land identified as ``Land to be acquired by USFS'' on the
map entitled ``Hunchback Mountain Land Exchange, Clackamas
County'', dated June 2006, shall be incorporated in, and
considered to be a part of, the Salmon-Huckleberry Wilderness,
as designated by section 3(2) of the Oregon Wilderness Act of
1984 (16 U.S.C. 1132 note; 98 Stat. 273) and enlarged by
subsection (a)(7).
(d) Maps and Legal Descriptions.--
(1) In general.--As soon as practicable after the date of
enactment of this Act, the Secretary shall file a map and a
legal description of each wilderness area and potential
wilderness area designated by this section, with--
(A) the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources
of the Senate; and
(B) the Committee on Natural Resources of the House
of Representatives.
(2) Force of law.--The maps and legal descriptions filed
under paragraph (1) shall have the same force and effect as if
included in this subtitle, except that the Secretary may
correct typographical errors in the maps and legal
descriptions.
(3) Public availability.--Each map and legal description
filed under paragraph (1) shall be on file and available for
public inspection in the appropriate offices of the Forest
Service and Bureau of Land Management.
(4) Description of land.--The boundaries of the areas
designated as wilderness by subsection (a) that are immediately
adjacent to a utility right-of-way or a Federal Energy
Regulatory Commission project boundary shall be 100 feet from
the boundary of the right-of-way or the project boundary.
(e) Administration.--
(1) In general.--Subject to valid existing rights, each
area designated as wilderness by this section shall be
administered by the Secretary that has jurisdiction over the
land within the wilderness, in accordance with the Wilderness
Act (16 U.S.C. 1131 et seq.), except that--
(A) any reference in that Act to the effective date
shall be considered to be a reference to the date of
enactment of this Act; and
(B) any reference in that Act to the Secretary of
Agriculture shall be considered to be a reference to
the Secretary that has jurisdiction over the land
within the wilderness.
(2) Incorporation of acquired land and interests.--Any land
within the boundary of a wilderness area designated by this
section that is acquired by the United States shall--
(A) become part of the wilderness area in which the
land is located; and
(B) be managed in accordance with this section, the
Wilderness Act (16 U.S.C. 1131 et seq.), and any other
applicable law.
(f) Buffer Zones.--
(1) In general.--As provided in the Oregon Wilderness Act
of 1984 (16 U.S.C. 1132 note; Public Law 98-328), Congress does
not intend for designation of wilderness areas in the State
under this section to lead to the creation of protective
perimeters or buffer zones around each wilderness area.
(2) Activities or uses up to boundaries.--The fact that
nonwilderness activities or uses can be seen or heard from
within a wilderness area shall not, of itself, preclude the
activities or uses up to the boundary of the wilderness area.
(g) Fish and Wildlife.--Nothing in this section affects the
jurisdiction or responsibilities of the State with respect to fish and
wildlife.
(h) Fire, Insects, and Diseases.--As provided in section 4(d)(1) of
the Wilderness Act (16 U.S.C. 1133(d)(1)), within the wilderness areas
designated by this section, the Secretary that has jurisdiction over
the land within the wilderness (referred to in this subsection as the
``Secretary'') may take such measures as are necessary to control fire,
insects, and diseases, subject to such terms and conditions as the
Secretary determines to be desirable and appropriate.
(i) Withdrawal.--Subject to valid rights in existence on the date
of enactment of this Act, the Federal land designated as wilderness by
this section is withdrawn from all forms of--
(1) entry, appropriation, or disposal under the public land
laws;
(2) location, entry, and patent under the mining laws; and
(3) disposition under all laws pertaining to mineral and
geothermal leasing or mineral materials.
SEC. 1203. DESIGNATION OF STREAMS FOR WILD AND SCENIC RIVER PROTECTION
IN THE MOUNT HOOD AREA.
(a) Wild and Scenic River Designations, Mount Hood National
Forest.--
(1) In general.--Section 3(a) of the Wild and Scenic Rivers
Act (16 U.S.C. 1274(a)) is amended by adding at the end the
following:
``(171) South fork clackamas river, oregon.--The 4.2-mile
segment of the South Fork Clackamas River from its confluence
with the East Fork of the South Fork Clackamas to its
confluence with the Clackamas River, to be administered by the
Secretary of Agriculture as a wild river.
``(172) Eagle creek, oregon.--The 8.3-mile segment of Eagle
Creek from its headwaters to the Mount Hood National Forest
boundary, to be administered by the Secretary of Agriculture as
a wild river.
``(173) Middle fork hood river.--The 3.7-mile segment of
the Middle Fork Hood River from the confluence of Clear and Coe
Branches to the north section line of section 11, township 1
south, range 9 east, to be administered by the Secretary of
Agriculture as a scenic river.
``(174) South fork roaring river, oregon.--The 4.6-mile
segment of the South Fork Roaring River from its headwaters to
its confluence with Roaring River, to be administered by the
Secretary of Agriculture as a wild river.
``(175) Zig zag river, oregon.--The 4.3-mile segment of the
Zig Zag River from its headwaters to the Mount Hood Wilderness
boundary, to be administered by the Secretary of Agriculture as
a wild river.
``(176) Fifteenmile creek, oregon.--
``(A) In general.--The 11.1-mile segment of
Fifteenmile Creek from its source at Senecal Spring to
the southern edge of the northwest quarter of the
northwest quarter of section 20, township 2 south,
range 12 east, to be administered by the Secretary of
Agriculture in the following classes:
``(i) The 2.6-mile segment from its source
at Senecal Spring to the Badger Creek
Wilderness boundary, as a wild river.
``(ii) The 0.4-mile segment from the Badger
Creek Wilderness boundary to the point 0.4
miles downstream, as a scenic river.
``(iii) The 7.9-mile segment from the point
0.4 miles downstream of the Badger Creek
Wilderness boundary to the western edge of
section 20, township 2 south, range 12 east as
a wild river.
``(iv) The 0.2-mile segment from the
western edge of section 20, township 2 south,
range 12 east, to the southern edge of the
northwest quarter of the northwest quarter of
section 20, township 2 south, range 12 east as
a scenic river.
``(B) Inclusions.--Notwithstanding section 3(b),
the lateral boundaries of both the wild river area and
the scenic river area along Fifteenmile Creek shall
include an average of not more than 640 acres per mile
measured from the ordinary high water mark on both
sides of the river.
``(177) East fork hood river, oregon.--The 13.5-mile
segment of the East Fork Hood River from Oregon State Highway
35 to the Mount Hood National Forest boundary, to be
administered by the Secretary of Agriculture as a recreational
river.
``(178) Collawash river, oregon.--The 17.8-mile segment of
the Collawash River from the headwaters of the East Fork
Collawash to the confluence of the mainstream of the Collawash
River with the Clackamas River, to be administered by the
Secretary of Agriculture in the following classes:
``(A) The 11.0-mile segment from the headwaters of
the East Fork Collawash River to Buckeye Creek, as a
scenic river.
``(B) The 6.8-mile segment from Buckeye Creek to
the Clackamas River, as a recreational river.
``(179) Fish creek, oregon.--The 13.5-mile segment of Fish
Creek from its headwaters to the confluence with the Clackamas
River, to be administered by the Secretary of Agriculture as a
recreational river.''.
(2) Effect.--The amendments made by paragraph (1) do not
affect valid existing water rights.
(b) Protection for Hood River, Oregon.--Section 13(a)(4) of the
``Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area Act'' (16 U.S.C.
544k(a)(4)) is amended by striking ``for a period not to exceed twenty
years from the date of enactment of this Act,''.
SEC. 1204. MOUNT HOOD NATIONAL RECREATION AREA.
(a) Designation.--To provide for the protection, preservation, and
enhancement of recreational, ecological, scenic, cultural, watershed,
and fish and wildlife values, there is established the Mount Hood
National Recreation Area within the Mount Hood National Forest.
(b) Boundary.--The Mount Hood National Recreation Area shall
consist of certain Federal land managed by the Forest Service and
Bureau of Land Management, comprising approximately 34,550 acres, as
generally depicted on the maps entitled ``National Recreation Areas--
Mount Hood NRA'', ``National Recreation Areas--Fifteenmile Creek NRA'',
and ``National Recreation Areas--Shellrock Mountain'', dated February
2007.
(c) Map and Legal Description.--
(1) Submission of legal description.--As soon as
practicable after the date of enactment of this Act, the
Secretary shall file a map and a legal description of the Mount
Hood National Recreation Area with--
(A) the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources
of the Senate; and
(B) the Committee on Natural Resources of the House
of Representatives.
(2) Force of law.--The map and legal description filed
under paragraph (1) shall have the same force and effect as if
included in this subtitle, except that the Secretary may
correct typographical errors in the map and the legal
description.
(3) Public availability.--The map and legal description
filed under paragraph (1) shall be on file and available for
public inspection in the appropriate offices of the Forest
Service.
(d) Administration.--
(1) In general.--The Secretary shall--
(A) administer the Mount Hood National Recreation
Area--
(i) in accordance with the laws (including
regulations) and rules applicable to the
National Forest System; and
(ii) consistent with the purposes described
in subsection (a); and
(B) only allow uses of the Mount Hood National
Recreation Area that are consistent with the purposes
described in subsection (a).
(2) Applicable law.--Any portion of a wilderness area
designated by section 1202 that is located within the Mount
Hood National Recreation Area shall be administered in
accordance with the Wilderness Act (16 U.S.C. 1131 et seq.).
(e) Timber.--The cutting, sale, or removal of timber within the
Mount Hood National Recreation Area may be permitted--
(1) to the extent necessary to improve the health of the
forest in a manner that--
(A) maximizes the retention of large trees--
(i) as appropriate to the forest type; and
(ii) to the extent that the trees promote
stands that are fire-resilient and healthy;
(B) improves the habitats of threatened,
endangered, or sensitive species; or
(C) maintains or restores the composition and
structure of the ecosystem by reducing the risk of
uncharacteristic wildfire;
(2) to accomplish an approved management activity in
furtherance of the purposes established by this section, if the
cutting, sale, or removal of timber is incidental to the
management activity; or
(3) for de minimus personal or administrative use within
the Mount Hood National Recreation Area, where such use will
not impair the purposes established by this section.
(f) Road Construction.--No new or temporary roads shall be
constructed or reconstructed within the Mount Hood National Recreation
Area except as necessary--
(1) to protect the health and safety of individuals in
cases of an imminent threat of flood, fire, or any other
catastrophic event that, without intervention, would cause the
loss of life or property;
(2) to conduct environmental cleanup required by the United
States;
(3) to allow for the exercise of reserved or outstanding
rights provided for by a statute or treaty;
(4) to prevent irreparable resource damage by an existing
road; or
(5) to rectify a hazardous road condition.
(g) Withdrawal.--Subject to valid existing rights, all Federal land
within the Mount Hood National Recreation Area is withdrawn from--
(1) all forms of entry, appropriation, or disposal under
the public land laws;
(2) location, entry, and patent under the mining laws; and
(3) disposition under all laws relating to mineral and
geothermal leasing.
(h) Transfer of Administrative Jurisdiction.--
(1) In general.--Administrative jurisdiction over the
Federal land described in paragraph (2) is transferred from the
Bureau of Land Management to the Forest Service.
(2) Description of land.--The land referred to in paragraph
(1) is the approximately 130 acres of land administered by the
Bureau of Land Management that is within or adjacent to the
Mount Hood National Recreation Area and that is identified as
``BLM Lands'' on the map entitled ``National Recreation Areas--
Shellrock Mountain'', dated February 2007.
SEC. 1205. PROTECTIONS FOR CRYSTAL SPRINGS, UPPER BIG BOTTOM, AND
CULTUS CREEK.
(a) Crystal Springs Watershed Special Resources Management Unit.--
(1) Establishment.--
(A) In general.--On completion of the land exchange
under section 1206(a)(2), there shall be established a
special resources management unit in the State
consisting of certain Federal land managed by the
Forest Service, as generally depicted on the map
entitled ``Crystal Springs Watershed Special Resources
Management Unit'', dated June 2006 (referred to in this
subsection as the ``map''), to be known as the
``Crystal Springs Watershed Special Resources
Management Unit'' (referred to in this subsection as
the ``Management Unit'').
(B) Exclusion of certain land.--The Management Unit
does not include any National Forest System land
otherwise covered by subparagraph (A) that is
designated as wilderness by section 1202.
(C) Withdrawal.--
(i) In general.--Subject to valid rights in
existence on the date of enactment of this Act,
the Federal land designated as the Management
Unit is withdrawn from all forms of--
(I) entry, appropriation, or
disposal under the public land laws;
(II) location, entry, and patent
under the mining laws; and
(III) disposition under all laws
pertaining to mineral and geothermal
leasing or mineral materials.
(ii) Exception.--Clause (i)(I) does not
apply to the parcel of land generally depicted
as ``HES 151'' on the map.
(2) Purposes.--The purposes of the Management Unit are--
(A) to ensure the protection of the quality and
quantity of the Crystal Springs watershed as a clean
drinking water source for the residents of Hood River
County, Oregon; and
(B) to allow visitors to enjoy the special scenic,
natural, cultural, and wildlife values of the Crystal
Springs watershed.
(3) Map and legal description.--
(A) Submission of legal description.--As soon as
practicable after the date of enactment of this Act,
the Secretary shall file a map and a legal description
of the Management Unit with--
(i) the Committee on Energy and Natural
Resources of the Senate; and
(ii) the Committee on Natural Resources of
the House of Representatives.
(B) Force of law.--The map and legal description
filed under subparagraph (A) shall have the same force
and effect as if included in this subtitle, except that
the Secretary may correct typographical errors in the
map and legal description.
(C) Public availability.--The map and legal
description filed under subparagraph (A) shall be on
file and available for public inspection in the
appropriate offices of the Forest Service.
(4) Administration.--
(A) In general.--The Secretary shall--
(i) administer the Management Unit--
(I) in accordance with the laws
(including regulations) and rules
applicable to units of the National
Forest System; and
(II) consistent with the purposes
described in paragraph (2); and
(ii) only allow uses of the Management Unit
that are consistent with the purposes described
in paragraph (2).
(B) Fuel reduction in proximity to improvements and
primary public roads.--To protect the water quality,
water quantity, and scenic, cultural, natural, and
wildlife values of the Management Unit, the Secretary
may conduct fuel reduction and forest health management
treatments to maintain and restore fire-resilient
forest structures containing late successional forest
structure characterized by large trees and multistoried
canopies, as ecologically appropriate, on National
Forest System land in the Management Unit--
(i) in any area located not more than 400
feet from structures located on--
(I) National Forest System land; or
(II) private land adjacent to
National Forest System land;
(ii) in any area located not more than 400
feet from the Cooper Spur Road, the Cloud Cap
Road, or the Cooper Spur Ski Area Loop Road;
and
(iii) on any other National Forest System
land in the Management Unit, with priority
given to activities that restore previously
harvested stands, including the removal of
logging slash, smaller diameter material, and
ladder fuels.
(5) Prohibited activities.--Subject to valid existing
rights, the following activities shall be prohibited on
National Forest System land in the Management Unit:
(A) New road construction or renovation of existing
non-System roads, except as necessary to protect public
health and safety.
(B) Projects undertaken for the purpose of
harvesting commercial timber (other than activities
relating to the harvest of merchantable products that
are byproducts of activities conducted to further the
purposes described in paragraph (2)).
(C) Commercial livestock grazing.
(D) The placement of new fuel storage tanks.
(E) Except to the extent necessary to further the
purposes described in paragraph (2), the application of
any toxic chemicals (other than fire retardants),
including pesticides, rodenticides, or herbicides.
(6) Forest road closures.--
(A) In general.--Except as provided in subparagraph
(B), the Secretary may provide for the closure or
gating to the general public of any Forest Service road
within the Management Unit.
(B) Exception.--Nothing in this subsection requires
the Secretary to close the road commonly known as
``Cloud Cap Road'', which shall be administered in
accordance with otherwise applicable law.
(7) Private land.--
(A) Effect.--Nothing in this subsection affects the
use of, or access to, any private property within the
area identified on the map as the ``Crystal Springs
Zone of Contribution'' by--
(i) the owners of the private property; and
(ii) guests to the private property.
(B) Cooperation.--The Secretary is encouraged to
work with private landowners who have agreed to
cooperate with the Secretary to further the purposes of
this subsection.
(8) Acquisition of land.--
(A) In general.--The Secretary may acquire from
willing landowners any land located within the area
identified on the map as the ``Crystal Springs Zone of
Contribution''.
(B) Inclusion in management unit.--On the date of
acquisition, any land acquired under subparagraph (A)
shall be incorporated in, and be managed as part of,
the Management Unit.
(b) Protections for Upper Big Bottom and Cultus Creek.--
(1) In general.--The Secretary shall manage the Federal
land administered by the Forest Service described in paragraph
(2) in a manner that preserves the natural and primitive
character of the land for recreational, scenic, and scientific
use.
(2) Description of land.--The Federal land referred to in
paragraph (1) is--
(A) the approximately 1,580 acres, as generally
depicted on the map entitled ``Upper Big Bottom'',
dated July 16, 2007; and
(B) the approximately 280 acres identified as
``Cultus Creek'' on the map entitled ``Clackamas
Wilderness--South Fork Clackamas'', dated July 16,
2007.
(3) Maps and legal descriptions.--
(A) In general.--As soon as practicable after the
date of enactment of this Act, the Secretary shall file
maps and legal descriptions of the Federal land
described in paragraph (2) with--
(i) the Committee on Energy and Natural
Resources of the Senate; and
(ii) the Committee on Natural Resources of
the House of Representatives.
(B) Force of law.--The maps and legal descriptions
filed under subparagraph (A) shall have the same force
and effect as if included in this subtitle, except that
the Secretary may correct typographical errors in the
maps and legal descriptions.
(C) Public availability.--Each map and legal
description filed under subparagraph (A) shall be on
file and available for public inspection in the
appropriate offices of the Forest Service.
(4) Use of land.--
(A) In general.--Subject to valid existing rights,
with respect to the Federal land described in paragraph
(2), the Secretary shall only allow uses that are
consistent with the purposes identified in paragraph
(1).
(B) Prohibited uses.--The following shall be
prohibited on the Federal land described in paragraph
(2):
(i) Permanent roads.
(ii) Commercial enterprises.
(iii) Except as necessary to meet the
minimum requirements for the administration of
the Federal land and to protect public health
and safety--
(I) the use of motor vehicles; or
(II) the establishment of temporary
roads.
(5) Withdrawal.--Subject to valid existing rights, the
Federal land described in paragraph (2) is withdrawn from--
(A) all forms of entry, appropriation, or disposal
under the public land laws;
(B) location, entry, and patent under the mining
laws; and
(C) disposition under all laws relating to mineral
and geothermal leasing.
SEC. 1206. LAND EXCHANGES.
(a) Cooper Spur-Government Camp Land Exchange.--
(1) Definitions.--In this subsection:
(A) County.--The term ``County'' means Hood River
County, Oregon.
(B) Exchange map.--The term ``exchange map'' means
the map entitled ``Cooper Spur/Government Camp Land
Exchange'', dated June 2006.
(C) Federal land.--The term ``Federal land'' means
the approximately 120 acres of National Forest System
land in the Mount Hood National Forest in Government
Camp, Clackamas County, Oregon, identified as ``USFS
Land to be Conveyed'' on the exchange map.
(D) Mt. hood meadows.--The term ``Mt. Hood
Meadows'' means the Mt. Hood Meadows Oregon, Limited
Partnership.
(E) Non-federal land.--The term ``non-Federal
land'' means--
(i) the parcel of approximately 770 acres
of private land at Cooper Spur identified as
``Land to be acquired by USFS'' on the exchange
map; and
(ii) any buildings, furniture, fixtures,
and equipment at the Inn at Cooper Spur and the
Cooper Spur Ski Area covered by an appraisal
described in paragraph (2)(D).
(2) Cooper spur-government camp land exchange.--
(A) Conveyance of land.--Subject to the provisions
of this subsection, if Mt. Hood Meadows offers to
convey to the United States all right, title, and
interest of Mt. Hood Meadows in and to the non-Federal
land, the Secretary shall convey to Mt. Hood Meadows
all right, title, and interest of the United States in
and to the Federal land (other than any easements
reserved under subparagraph (G)), subject to valid
existing rights.
(B) Compliance with existing law.--Except as
otherwise provided in this subsection, the Secretary
shall carry out the land exchange under this subsection
in accordance with section 206 of the Federal Land
Policy and Management Act of 1976 (43 U.S.C. 1716).
(C) Conditions on acceptance.--
(i) Title.--As a condition of the land
exchange under this subsection, title to the
non-Federal land to be acquired by the
Secretary under this subsection shall be
acceptable to the Secretary.
(ii) Terms and conditions.--The conveyance
of the Federal land and non-Federal land shall
be subject to such terms and conditions as the
Secretary may require.
(D) Appraisals.--
(i) In general.--As soon as practicable
after the date of enactment of this Act, the
Secretary and Mt. Hood Meadows shall select an
appraiser to conduct an appraisal of the
Federal land and non-Federal land.
(ii) Requirements.--An appraisal under
clause (i) shall be conducted in accordance
with nationally recognized appraisal standards,
including--
(I) the Uniform Appraisal Standards
for Federal Land Acquisitions; and
(II) the Uniform Standards of
Professional Appraisal Practice.
(E) Surveys.--
(i) In general.--The exact acreage and
legal description of the Federal land and non-
Federal land shall be determined by surveys
approved by the Secretary.
(ii) Costs.--The responsibility for the
costs of any surveys conducted under clause
(i), and any other administrative costs of
carrying out the land exchange, shall be
determined by the Secretary and Mt. Hood
Meadows.
(F) Deadline for completion of land exchange.--It
is the intent of Congress that the land exchange under
this subsection shall be completed not later than 16
months after the date of enactment of this Act.
(G) Reservation of easements.--As a condition of
the conveyance of the Federal land, the Secretary shall
reserve--
(i) a conservation easement to the Federal
land to protect existing wetland, as identified
by the Oregon Department of State Lands, that
allows equivalent wetland mitigation measures
to compensate for minor wetland encroachments
necessary for the orderly development of the
Federal land; and
(ii) a trail easement to the Federal land
that allows--
(I) nonmotorized use by the public
of existing trails;
(II) roads, utilities, and
infrastructure facilities to cross the
trails; and
(III) improvement or relocation of
the trails to accommodate development
of the Federal land.
(b) Port of Cascade Locks Land Exchange.--
(1) Definitions.--In this subsection:
(A) Exchange map.--The term ``exchange map'' means
the map entitled ``Port of Cascade Locks/Pacific Crest
National Scenic Trail Land Exchange'', dated June 2006.
(B) Federal land.--The term ``Federal land'' means
the parcel of land consisting of approximately 10 acres
of National Forest System land in the Columbia River
Gorge National Scenic Area identified as ``USFS Land to
be conveyed'' on the exchange map.
(C) Non-federal land.--The term ``non-Federal
land'' means the parcels of land consisting of
approximately 40 acres identified as ``Land to be
acquired by USFS'' on the exchange map.
(D) Port.--The term ``Port'' means the Port of
Cascade Locks, Cascade Locks, Oregon.
(2) Land exchange, port of cascade locks-pacific crest
national scenic trail.--
(A) Conveyance of land.--Subject to the provisions
of this subsection, if the Port offers to convey to the
United States all right, title, and interest of the
Port in and to the non-Federal land, the Secretary
shall, subject to valid existing rights, convey to the
Port all right, title, and interest of the United
States in and to the Federal land.
(B) Compliance with existing law.--Except as
otherwise provided in this subsection, the Secretary
shall carry out the land exchange under this subsection
in accordance with section 206 of the Federal Land
Policy and Management Act of 1976 (43 U.S.C. 1716).
(3) Conditions on acceptance.--
(A) Title.--As a condition of the land exchange
under this subsection, title to the non-Federal land to
be acquired by the Secretary under this subsection
shall be acceptable to the Secretary.
(B) Terms and conditions.--The conveyance of the
Federal land and non-Federal land shall be subject to
such terms and conditions as the Secretary may require.
(4) Appraisals.--
(A) In general.--As soon as practicable after the
date of enactment of this Act, the Secretary shall
select an appraiser to conduct an appraisal of the
Federal land and non-Federal land.
(B) Requirements.--An appraisal under subparagraph
(A) shall be conducted in accordance with nationally
recognized appraisal standards, including--
(i) the Uniform Appraisal Standards for
Federal Land Acquisitions; and
(ii) the Uniform Standards of Professional
Appraisal Practice.
(5) Surveys.--
(A) In general.--The exact acreage and legal
description of the Federal land and non-Federal land
shall be determined by surveys approved by the
Secretary.
(B) Costs.--The responsibility for the costs of any
surveys conducted under subparagraph (A), and any other
administrative costs of carrying out the land exchange,
shall be determined by the Secretary and the Port.
(6) Deadline for completion of land exchange.--It is the
intent of Congress that the land exchange under this subsection
shall be completed not later than 16 months after the date of
enactment of this Act.
(c) Hunchback Mountain Land Exchange and Boundary Adjustment.--
(1) Definitions.--In this subsection:
(A) County.--The term ``County'' means Clackamas
County, Oregon.
(B) Exchange map.--The term ``exchange map'' means
the map entitled ``Hunchback Mountain Land Exchange,
Clackamas County'', dated June 2006.
(C) Federal land.--The term ``Federal land'' means
the parcel of land consisting of approximately 160
acres of National Forest System land in the Mount Hood
National Forest identified as ``USFS Land to be
Conveyed'' on the exchange map.
(D) Non-federal land.--The term ``non-Federal
land'' means the parcel of land consisting of
approximately 160 acres identified as ``Land to be
acquired by USFS'' on the exchange map.
(2) Hunchback mountain land exchange.--
(A) Conveyance of land.--Subject to the provisions
of this paragraph, if the County offers to convey to
the United States all right, title, and interest of the
County in and to the non-Federal land, the Secretary
shall, subject to valid existing rights, convey to the
County all right, title, and interest of the United
States in and to the Federal land.
(B) Compliance with existing law.--Except as
otherwise provided in this paragraph, the Secretary
shall carry out the land exchange under this paragraph
in accordance with section 206 of the Federal Land
Policy and Management Act of 1976 (43 U.S.C. 1716).
(C) Conditions on acceptance.--
(i) Title.--As a condition of the land
exchange under this paragraph, title to the
non-Federal land to be acquired by the
Secretary under this paragraph shall be
acceptable to the Secretary.
(ii) Terms and conditions.--The conveyance
of the Federal land and non-Federal land shall
be subject to such terms and conditions as the
Secretary may require.
(D) Appraisals.--
(i) In general.--As soon as practicable
after the date of enactment of this Act, the
Secretary shall select an appraiser to conduct
an appraisal of the Federal land and non-
Federal land.
(ii) Requirements.--An appraisal under
clause (i) shall be conducted in accordance
with nationally recognized appraisal standards,
including--
(I) the Uniform Appraisal Standards
for Federal Land Acquisitions; and
(II) the Uniform Standards of
Professional Appraisal Practice.
(E) Surveys.--
(i) In general.--The exact acreage and
legal description of the Federal land and non-
Federal land shall be determined by surveys
approved by the Secretary.
(ii) Costs.--The responsibility for the
costs of any surveys conducted under clause
(i), and any other administrative costs of
carrying out the land exchange, shall be
determined by the Secretary and the County.
(F) Deadline for completion of land exchange.--It
is the intent of Congress that the land exchange under
this paragraph shall be completed not later than 16
months after the date of enactment of this Act.
(3) Boundary adjustment.--
(A) In general.--The boundary of the Mount Hood
National Forest shall be adjusted to incorporate--
(i) any land conveyed to the United States
under paragraph (2); and
(ii) the land transferred to the Forest
Service by section 1204(h)(1).
(B) Additions to the national forest system.--The
Secretary shall administer the land described in
subparagraph (A)--
(i) in accordance with--
(I) the Act of March 1, 1911
(commonly known as the ``Weeks Law'')
(16 U.S.C. 480 et seq.); and
(II) any laws (including
regulations) applicable to the National
Forest System; and
(ii) subject to sections 1202(c)(3) and
1204(d), as applicable.
(C) Land and water conservation fund.--For the
purposes of section 7 of the Land and Water
Conservation Fund Act of 1965 (16 U.S.C. 460l-9), the
boundaries of the Mount Hood National Forest modified
by this paragraph shall be considered to be the
boundaries of the Mount Hood National Forest in
existence as of January 1, 1965.
(d) Conditions on Development of Federal Land.--
(1) Requirements applicable to the conveyance of federal
land.--
(A) In general.--As a condition of each of the
conveyances of Federal land under this section, the
Secretary shall include in the deed of conveyance a
requirement that applicable construction activities and
alterations shall be conducted in accordance with--
(i) nationally recognized building and
property maintenance codes; and
(ii) nationally recognized codes for
development in the wildland-urban interface and
wildfire hazard mitigation.
(B) Applicable law.--To the maximum extent
practicable, the codes required under subparagraph (A)
shall be consistent with the nationally recognized
codes adopted or referenced by the State or political
subdivisions of the State.
(C) Enforcement.--The requirements under
subparagraph (A) may be enforced by the same entities
otherwise enforcing codes, ordinances, and standards.
(2) Compliance with codes on federal land.--The Secretary
shall ensure that applicable construction activities and
alterations undertaken or permitted by the Secretary on
National Forest System land in the Mount Hood National Forest
are conducted in accordance with--
(A) nationally recognized building and property
maintenance codes; and
(B) nationally recognized codes for development in
the wildland-urban interface development and wildfire
hazard mitigation.
(3) Effect on enforcement by states and political
subdivisions.--Nothing in this subsection alters or limits the
power of the State or a political subdivision of the State to
implement or enforce any law (including regulations), rule, or
standard relating to development or fire prevention and
control.
SEC. 1207. TRIBAL PROVISIONS; PLANNING AND STUDIES.
(a) Transportation Plan.--
(1) In general.--The Secretary shall seek to participate in
the development of an integrated, multimodal transportation
plan developed by the Oregon Department of Transportation for
the Mount Hood region to achieve comprehensive solutions to
transportation challenges in the Mount Hood region--
(A) to promote appropriate economic development;
(B) to preserve the landscape of the Mount Hood
region; and
(C) to enhance public safety.
(2) Issues to be addressed.--In participating in the
development of the transportation plan under paragraph (1), the
Secretary shall seek to address--
(A) transportation alternatives between and among
recreation areas and gateway communities that are
located within the Mount Hood region;
(B) establishing park-and-ride facilities that
shall be located at gateway communities;
(C) establishing intermodal transportation centers
to link public transportation, parking, and recreation
destinations;
(D) creating a new interchange on Oregon State
Highway 26 located adjacent to or within Government
Camp;
(E) designating, maintaining, and improving
alternative routes using Forest Service or State roads
for--
(i) providing emergency routes; or
(ii) improving access to, and travel
within, the Mount Hood region;
(F) the feasibility of establishing--
(i) a gondola connection that--
(I) connects Timberline Lodge to
Government Camp; and
(II) is located in close proximity
to the site of the historic gondola
corridor; and
(ii) an intermodal transportation center to
be located in close proximity to Government
Camp;
(G) burying power lines located in, or adjacent to,
the Mount Hood National Forest along Interstate 84 near
the City of Cascade Locks, Oregon; and
(H) creating mechanisms for funding the
implementation of the transportation plan under
paragraph (1), including--
(i) funds provided by the Federal
Government;
(ii) public-private partnerships;
(iii) incremental tax financing; and
(iv) other financing tools that link
transportation infrastructure improvements with
development.
(b) Mount Hood National Forest Stewardship Strategy.--
(1) In general.--The Secretary shall prepare a report on,
and implementation schedule for, the vegetation management
strategy (including recommendations for biomass utilization)
for the Mount Hood National Forest being developed by the
Forest Service.
(2) Submission to congress.--
(A) Report.--Not later than 1 year after the date
of enactment of this Act, the Secretary shall submit
the report to--
(i) the Committee on Energy and Natural
Resources of the Senate; and
(ii) the Committee on Natural Resources of
the House of Representatives.
(B) Implementation schedule.--Not later than 1 year
after the date on which the vegetation management
strategy referred to in paragraph (1) is completed, the
Secretary shall submit the implementation schedule to--
(i) the Committee on Energy and Natural
Resources of the Senate; and
(ii) the Committee on Natural Resources of
the House of Representatives.
(c) Local and Tribal Relationships.--
(1) Management plan.--
(A) In general.--The Secretary, in consultation
with Indian tribes with treaty-reserved gathering
rights on land encompassed by the Mount Hood National
Forest and in a manner consistent with the memorandum
of understanding entered into between the Department of
Agriculture, the Bureau of Land Management, the Bureau
of Indian Affairs, and the Confederated Tribes and
Bands of the Warm Springs Reservation of Oregon, dated
April 25, 2003, as modified, shall develop and
implement a management plan that meets the cultural
foods obligations of the United States under applicable
treaties, including the Treaty with the Tribes and
Bands of Middle Oregon of June 25, 1855 (12 Stat. 963).
(B) Effect.--This paragraph shall be considered to
be consistent with, and is intended to help implement,
the gathering rights reserved by the treaty described
in subparagraph (A).
(2) Savings provisions regarding relations with indian
tribes.--
(A) Treaty rights.--Nothing in this subtitle
alters, modifies, enlarges, diminishes, or abrogates
the treaty rights of any Indian tribe, including the
off-reservation reserved rights secured by the Treaty
with the Tribes and Bands of Middle Oregon of June 25,
1855 (12 Stat. 963).
(B) Tribal land.--Nothing in this subtitle affects
land held in trust by the Secretary of the Interior for
Indian tribes or individual members of Indian tribes or
other land acquired by the Army Corps of Engineers and
administered by the Secretary of the Interior for the
benefit of Indian tribes and individual members of
Indian tribes.
(d) Recreational Uses.--
(1) Mount hood national forest recreational working