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  • Challenge 2: National Wild & Scenic Rivers

    Created by an Act of Congress in 1968, the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act calls on the nation to protect rivers for the benefit and enjoyment of present and future generations. They preserve select rivers with outstanding scenic, recreational, geologic, fish and wildlife, historic, cultural or other important values in free-flowing condition. In 2002, three rivers in El Yunque National Forest were designated as Wild & Scenic. Which are they?