Franklin D. Roosevelt

Executive Order 7364—Enlarging Charles Sheldon Wildlife Refuge in Nevada

May 06, 1936

By virtue of and pursuant to the authority vested in me by the Act of June 25, 1910, c. 421, 36 Stat. 847, as amended by the Act of August 24, 1912, c. 369, 37 Stat. 497, and as President of the United States, and in order to effectuate further the purposes of the Migratory Bird Conservation Act (45 Stat. 1222), it is ordered that, subject to valid existing rights, all the public lands of the United States in the following-described area be, and they are hereby, withdrawn from settlement, location, sale, entry, or other form of appropriation and reserved and set apart for the use of the Department of Agriculture as an addition to the existing Charles Sheldon Wildlife Refuge, established by Executive Order No. 5540 of January 26, 1931:


T. 45 N., R. 21 E., secs. 6, 7, and 18.

T. 46 N., R. 21 E., secs. 19, 30, and 31.

The reservation made by this order supersedes as to the above-described lands the temporary withdrawal for classification and other purposes made by Executive Order No. 6910 of November 26, 1934, as amended.

Signature of Franklin D. Roosevelt

May 6, 1936.

Franklin D. Roosevelt, Executive Order 7364—Enlarging Charles Sheldon Wildlife Refuge in Nevada Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project

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