Coosa Bald National Scenic Area

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Coosa Bald National Scenic Area
IUCN category V (protected landscape/seascape)
Map showing the location of Coosa Bald National Scenic Area
Map showing the location of Coosa Bald National Scenic Area
Location Union County, Georgia, USA
Nearest city Blue Ridge, Georgia
Coordinates 34°46′00″N 83°58′00″W / 34.76667°N 83.96667°W / 34.76667; -83.96667Coordinates: 34°46′00″N 83°58′00″W / 34.76667°N 83.96667°W / 34.76667; -83.96667
Area 7,100 acres (29 km2)
Established 1991
Governing body U.S. Forest Service

Coosa Bald National Scenic Area is a federally designated National Scenic Area within Chattahoochee National Forest in northern Georgia, USA. The 7,100-acre (2,900 ha) scenic area is administered by the U.S. Forest Service. The scenic area was established at the same time as the nearby Ed Jenkins National Recreation Area.[1]

The National Scenic Area was established by Public Law 102-217, known as the "Chattahoochee National Forest Protection Act" of 1991,[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Indian Nations National Wildlife and Scenic Area". U.S. Forest Service. Retrieved July 6, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Public Law 102-217" (PDF). December 11, 1991. Retrieved July 8, 2012.