Franklin D. Roosevelt

Executive Order 7925—Enlarging the Salt Plains Wildlife Refuge

July 05, 1938


By virtue of and pursuant to the authority vested in me as President of the United States and by the act of June 25, 1910, ch. 421, 36 Stat. 847, as amended by the act of August 24, 1912, ch. 369, 37 Stat. 497, and in order to effectuate further the purposes of the Migratory Bird Conservation Act (45 Stat. 1222), it is ordered that the following-described public land, comprising 5.60 acres, more or less, in Alfalfa County, Oklahoma, be, and it is hereby, withdrawn from settlement, location, sale, or entry, and reserved and set apart for the use of the Department of Agriculture, subject to valid existing rights, as an addition to the Salt Plains Wildlife Refuge, established by Executive Order No. 5314 of March 26, 1930:


T. 26 N., R. 9 W., sec. 11, lot 5.

Executive Order No. 6964 of February 5, 1935, withdrawing for classification and other purposes all vacant, unreserved, and unappropriated public lands in Oklahoma and certain other states, is hereby revoked as to the above-described land.

Signature of Franklin D. Roosevelt

The White House,
July 5, 1938.

Franklin D. Roosevelt, Executive Order 7925—Enlarging the Salt Plains Wildlife Refuge Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project

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