National Park Service October 27, 2005 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, Personal Watercraft Use
Document Number: 05-21426
Type: Rule
Date: 2005-10-27
Agency: Department of the Interior, National Park Service
This final rule designates areas where personal watercraft (PWC) may be used in Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, Michigan. This final rule implements the provisions of the National Park Service (NPS) general regulations authorizing parks to allow the use of PWC by promulgating a special regulation. The NPS Management Policies 2001 require individual parks to determine whether PWC use is appropriate for a specific park area based on an evaluation of that area's enabling legislation, resources and values, other visitor uses, and overall management objectives.