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Executive Order 7345—Authorizing the Secretary of Agriculture to Acquire Land for Wildlife Conservation Purposes

April 15, 1936

By virtue of and pursuant to the authority vested in me by the Emergency Relief Appropriation Act of 1935 (49 Stat. 115), and Title V of the act of June 15, 1935, 49 Stat. 378, 383, the Secretary of Agriculture is hereby authorized, with funds allocated to him under the said Title V of the act of June 15, 1935, to acquire real property or any interest therein by purchase, condemnation, or otherwise, as he may deem necessary or advisable for game bird and animal refuges and for migratory bird sanctuaries and refuges.

Signature of Franklin D. Roosevelt
FRANKLIN D ROOSEVELT

THE WHITE HOUSE,
April 15, 1936.

Franklin D. Roosevelt, Executive Order 7345—Authorizing the Secretary of Agriculture to Acquire Land for Wildlife Conservation Purposes Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/356154

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