William S. Cohen Papers | Senate Materials
on Land and Resource Management
MS 18.104.22.168.4 Land and Resource Management 1979-1996 23 boxes
Arranged alphabetically. This subseries deals with a variety of
issues concerning the use and development of land and cultural
resources in Maine. Records include several topics related to Acadia
National Park, including the park boundary, funding and improvements
to park infrastructure, Isle au Haut, environmental concerns, and
economic impacts of the park. Records also include the 1988 Northern
Forest Lands Study, which was conducted by the U.S. Forest Service
to assess the impact of potential land ownership changes in the
northern regions of New England and New York. Other issues covered
are wetlands protection, and the timber industry.
Access to records in this sub series is restricted until 2017.
Consult the Special Collections Department for further information.
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