Wilderness Act of 1964 (16 U.S.C. 1131-1136), Glossary and Terms, Amusement, Recreation & Ticket Services
List of United States Amusement & Recreation Services, Ticket Service, Guide Service
"Wilderness Act of 1964 (16 U.S.C. 1131-1136)"
Act of Congress that established federal Wilderness Areas. As defined, Wilderness Areas are undeveloped federal lands without permanent improvements or human habitation that are protected and managed so as to preserve natural conditions. The Act prohibits the use of mechanized vehicles and construction in Wilderness Areas.