United States Code
USC most recently checked for updates: Sep 28, 2023
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).
Not later than 2 years after
Nothing in this subsection requires the Secretary to revise the land and resource management plan for the Jefferson National Forest under section 1604 of this title.
Except as provided in paragraph (2), after
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.
Except as provided in paragraphs (2) and (3), no harvesting of timber shall be allowed within the scenic areas.
Firewood may be harvested for personal use along perimeter roads in the scenic areas, subject to any conditions that the Secretary may impose.
The Secretary may engage in vegetation manipulation practices in the scenic areas to maintain the visual quality and wildlife clearings in existence on
Except as provided in paragraph (2), motorized vehicles shall not be allowed within the scenic areas.
The Secretary shall administer the scenic areas in a manner that maintains and enhances water quality.