16 U.S. Code SUBCHAPTER I— ESTABLISHMENT AND ADMINISTRATION

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  1. § 471. Repealed. Pub. L. 94–579, title VII, § 704(a), Oct. 21, 1976, 90 Stat. 2792
  2. § 471a. Forest reserves in New Mexico and Arizona restricted
  3. § 471b. Repealed. Pub. L. 94–579, title VII, § 704(a), Oct. 21, 1976, 90 Stat. 2792
  4. § 471c. Lands in California set aside as reserved forest lands
  5. § 471d. Additional forest reserves in California
  6. § 471e. Extension of boundaries of Sequoia National Forest
  7. § 471f. Cradle of Forestry in America in Pisgah National Forest; establishment; statement of purposes; publication in Federal Register
  8. § 471g. Administration, protection, and development; use of natural resources
  9. § 471h. Cooperation with public and private agencies, organizations, and individuals; acceptance of contributions and gifts
  10. § 471i. Pinelands National Reserve
  11. § 471j. Headwaters Forest and Elk River Property acquisition
  12. § 472. Laws affecting national forest lands
  13. § 472a. Timber sales on National Forest System lands
  14. § 473. Revocation, modification, or vacation of orders or proclamations establishing national forests
  15. § 474. Surveys; plats and field notes; maps; effect under Act June 4, 1897
  16. § 475. Purposes for which national forests may be established and administered
  17. § 476. Repealed. Pub. L. 94–588, § 13, Oct. 22, 1976, 90 Stat. 2958
  18. § 477. Use of timber and stone by settlers
  19. § 478. Egress or ingress of actual settlers; prospecting
  20. § 478a. Townsites
  21. § 479. Sites for schools and churches
  22. § 479a. Conveyance of National Forest System lands for educational purposes
  23. § 480. Civil and criminal jurisdiction
  24. § 481. Use of waters
  25. § 482. Mineral lands; restoration to public domain; location and entry
  26. § 482a. Mining rights in Prescott National Forest
  27. § 482b. Mount Hood National Forest; mining rights
  28. § 482c. Patents affecting forest lands
  29. § 482d. Perfection of claims within forest
  30. § 482e. Lincoln National Forest; mining rights
  31. § 482f. Patents affecting forest lands
  32. § 482g. Perfection of claims within forest
  33. § 482h. Coronado National Forest; mining rights
  34. § 482h–1. Protection of scenic values of forest
  35. § 482h–2. Cutting of timber; reservation of patent rights
  36. § 482h–3. Perfection of mining claims
  37. § 482i. Plumas National Forest; offer of lands; additions; mining rights
  38. § 482j. Santa Fe National Forest; mining rights; protection of scenic values
  39. § 482k. Patents affecting forest lands
  40. § 482l. Perfection of mining claims within forest
  41. § 482m. Teton National Forest in Wyoming; additional lands
  42. § 482n. Coconino National Forest; mining rights; protection of scenic values
  43. § 482n–1. Cutting of timber within forest; reservation of patent rights
  44. § 482n–2. Perfection of mining claims within forest
  45. § 482n–3. Sedona-Oak Creek area
  46. § 482o. Kaibab National Forest; mining rights; protection of scenic values
  47. § 482p. Patents affecting lands within forest
  48. § 482q. Perfection of mining claims within forest
  49. §§ 483, 484. Repealed. Pub. L. 86–596, § 3, July 6, 1960, 74 Stat. 335
  50. § 484a. Exchange of lands in national forests; public schools; deposit of funds by school authority with insufficient exchange land; limitations on use
  51. § 485. Exchange of lands in national forests; cutting timber in national forests in exchange for lands therein
  52. § 485a. Omitted
  53. § 486. Exchange of lands in national forests; reservations of timber, minerals, or easements
  54. §§ 486a to 486w. Omitted
  55. § 487. Cutting timber on land added to Siskiyou National Forest
  56. § 487a. Cutting timber on lands added to Rogue River National Forest
  57. § 488. Establishment of exterior boundaries of national forests
  58. § 489. Repealed. Pub. L. 87–869, § 5, Oct. 23, 1962, 76 Stat. 1157
  59. § 490. Deposits from timber purchasers to defray cost of disposing of debris
  60. § 491. Omitted
  61. § 492. Earth, stone, and timber for Departments of the Army and Navy, and Government works in Alaska
  62. § 493. Omitted
  63. § 494. Calaveras Bigtree National Forest
  64. § 495. Leases of lands for sanitariums or hotels
  65. § 496. Disposition of funds
  66. § 497. Use and occupation of lands for hotels, resorts, summer homes, stores, and facilities for industrial, commercial, educational or public uses
  67. § 497a. Occupancy and use under permit of lands in Alaska for various purposes; period of permit; size of allotment; prohibitions; termination
  68. § 497b. Ski area permits
  69. § 497c. Ski area permit rental charge
  70. § 497d. Recreation residence fees
  71. § 497e. Enhancing Forest Service administration of rights-of-way and land uses
  72. § 498. Cooperative work agreements: disposal of moneys received; refund of excess; payment from appropriation; conflict of interest
  73. § 499. Disposal of money received by or on account of Forest Service; refund of excess and moneys erroneously collected; receipts from permits
  74. § 500. Payment and evaluation of receipts to State or Territory for schools and roads; moneys received; projections of revenues and estimated payments
  75. § 501. Expenditures from receipts for roads and trails; cooperation with State authorities; evaluation of receipts
  76. § 501a. Omitted
  77. § 502. Rental of property for Forest Service; forage, care, and housing of animals; storage of vehicles and other equipment; pack stock; loss, damage, or destruction of horses, vehicles, and other equipment
  78. § 503. Repealed. Pub. L. 85–767, § 2[1], Aug. 27, 1958, 72 Stat. 919
  79. § 503a. Omitted
  80. § 504. Purchases of tree seeds, cones, forage plant seed, and nursery stock for national forests
  81. § 504a. Sale of forest-tree seed and nursery stock to States and political subdivisions; disposition of moneys; exchanges; limitation
  82. § 505. Use of national forests established on land reserved for purposes of national defense; maintenance available
  83. § 505a. Interchange of lands between Department of Agriculture and military departments of Department of Defense; report to Congress
  84. § 505b. Laws applicable
  85. §§ 506 to 508. Repealed. Pub. L. 87–869, § 4, Oct. 23, 1962, 76 Stat. 1157
  86. § 508a. Omitted
  87. § 508b. National forests in Minnesota; authority to prospect, develop, mine, remove, and utilize mineral resources
  88. § 509. Repealed. Pub. L. 87–869, § 4, Oct. 23, 1962, 76 Stat. 1157
  89. §§ 510, 510a. Omitted
  90. § 511. Reinstatement of entries canceled or relinquished
  91. § 512. Omitted
  92. § 513. Repealed. Pub. L. 94–588, § 17(a)(1), (2), Oct. 22, 1976, 90 Stat. 2961
  93. § 514. Repealed. Pub. L. 94–588, § 17(a)(6), Oct. 22, 1976, 90 Stat. 2962
  94. § 515. Examination, location, and purchase of forested, cut-over, or denuded lands; consent of State legislature to acquisition of land by the United States
  95. § 516. Exchange of lands in the public interest; equal value; cutting and removing timber; publication of contemplated exchange
  96. § 517. Title to lands to be acquired
  97. § 517a. Payment of awards in condemnation proceedings
  98. § 518. Acquisition of lands not defeated by rights-of-way, easements, and reservations
  99. § 519. Agricultural lands included in tracts acquired; sale for homesteads
  100. § 519a. Transfer of forest reservation lands for military purposes
  101. § 520. Regulations as to mineral resources
  102. § 521. Lands acquired to be reserved, held, and administered as national forest lands; designation
  103. § 521a. Administration, management, and consolidation of certain lands
  104. § 521b. Report of Secretary of Agriculture prior to purchase or exchange of land; contents; waiting period
  105. § 521c. Definitions
  106. § 521d. Sale, exchange, or interchange of National Forest System land
  107. § 521e. Small parcels and road rights-of-way
  108. § 521f. Costs of conveyance and value of improvements
  109. § 521g. Road rights-of-way subject to State or local law
  110. § 521h. Regulations; contents
  111. § 521i. Unaffected lands
  112. § 522. Omitted
  113. § 523. Omitted
  114. § 524. Rights-of-way for dams, reservoirs, or water plants for municipal, mining, and milling purposes
  115. § 525. Rights-of-way for wagon roads or railroads
  116. § 526. Establishment and protection of water rights
  117. § 527. Use of Forest Service funds for administration of certain lands
  118. § 528. Development and administration of renewable surface resources for multiple use and sustained yield of products and services; Congressional declaration of policy and purpose
  119. § 529. Authorization of development and administration consideration to relative values of resources; areas of wilderness
  120. § 530. Cooperation for purposes of development and administration with State and local governmental agencies and others
  121. § 531. Definitions
  122. § 532. Roads and trails system; Congressional findings and declaration of policy
  123. § 533. Grant of easements for road rights-of-way; authority of Secretary of Agriculture; regulations
  124. § 534. Termination and cancellation of easements; notice; hearing
  125. § 535. Forest development roads; acquisition, construction, and maintenance; maximum economy; methods of financing; cost arrangements for construction standards; transfer of unused effective purchaser credit for road construction
  126. § 535a. Forest development roads: prohibition on credits; inclusion of construction costs in notice of sale; special election by small business concerns; construction standards; authorization of harvesting; treatment of road value
  127. § 536. Recording of instruments; furnishing of instruments affecting public domain lands to Secretary of the Interior
  128. § 537. Maintenance and reconstruction by road users; funds for maintenance and reconstruction; availability of deposits until expended, transfer of funds, and refunds
  129. § 538. User fees fund for delayed payments to grantors
  130. § 539. Additions to existing national forests; administration
  131. § 539a. Mining and mineral leasing on certain national forest lands
  132. § 539b. Fisheries on national forest lands in Alaska
  133. § 539c. Cooperative fisheries planning; report to Congress
  134. § 539d. National forest timber utilization program
  135. § 539e. Reports
  136. § 539f. Nonprofit organization user of national forest lands
  137. § 539g. Kings River Special Management Area
  138. § 539h. Greer Spring Special Management Area
  139. § 539i. Fossil Ridge Recreation Management Area
  140. § 539j. Bowen Gulch Protection Area
  141. § 539k. Kelly Butte Special Management Area
  142. § 539l. Designation of James Peak Protection Area, Colorado
  143. § 539l–1. Inholdings
  144. § 539l–2. James Peak Fall River trailhead
  145. § 539l–3. Loop trail study; authorization
  146. § 539l–4. Other administrative provisions
  147. § 539l–5. Wilderness potential
  148. § 539m. Findings and purposes
  149. § 539m–1. Definitions
  150. § 539m–2. T’uf Shur Bien Preservation Trust Area
  151. § 539m–3. Pueblo rights and interests in the Area
  152. § 539m–4. Limitations on Pueblo rights and interests in the Area
  153. § 539m–5. Management of the Area
  154. § 539m–6. Jurisdiction over the Area
  155. § 539m–7. Subdivisions and other property interests
  156. § 539m–8. Extinguishment of claims
  157. § 539m–9. Construction
  158. § 539m–10. Judicial review
  159. § 539m–11. Provisions relating to contributions and land exchange
  160. § 539m–12. Authorization of appropriations
  161. § 539n. Crystal Springs Watershed Special Resources Management Unit
  162. § 539o. Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest
  163. § 539p. Southeast Arizona land exchange and conservation
  164. § 539q. Hermosa Creek watershed protection
  165. § 539r. Rocky Mountain Front Conservation Management Area and wilderness additions
  166. § 539s. Frank and Jeanne Moore Wild Steelhead Special Management Area