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17 Pa. Code § 17.3. General management guideline.

§ 17.3. General management guideline.

 The protection of Natural Areas will be guided by the need to maintain their significant ecologic values. Generally, physical and biological processes will not be subject to direct human intervention. Activities which interfere with these processes or threaten to degrade the inherent values of these areas will be prohibited. Management of surrounding lands may not adversely impact these areas.


   The provisions of this §  17.3 adopted August 20, 1993, effective August 21, 1993, 23 Pa.B. 3943.

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