Monuments Established January 20, 1993, to January 20, 2001

National Monuments Established by Bill Clinton via the Antiquities Act:

January 20, 1993, to January 20, 2001

 

Grand Staircase-Escalante, UT, Proclamation No. 6920, 61 Fed Reg. 50223 (September 18, 1996)

Area reserved: “approximately 1.7 million acres.”

Click here to see the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument PDF

 

Agua Fria, AZ, Proclamation No. 7263, 65 Fed. Reg. 2817 (January 11, 2000)

Area reserved: “approximately 71,100 acres.”

Click here to see the Agua Fria National Monument PDF

 

California Coastal, CA, Proclamation No. 7264, 65 Fed. Reg. 2821 (January 11, 2000)

Area reserved: “all unappropriated or unreserved lands and interests in lands owned or controlled by the United States in the form of islands, rocks, exposed reefs, and pinnacles above mean high tide within 12 nautical miles of the shoreline of the State of California. The Federal land and interests in land reserved are encompassed in the entire 840 mile Pacific coastline.”

(The “Fact Sheet on California Coastal National Monument” from the White House Office of the Press Secretary noted: “Because of the scattered small bits of land involved, acreage cannot be readily calculated.”)

(See: http://clinton6.nara.gov/2000/01/2000-01-11-fact-sheet-on-california-coastal-national-monument.html)

Click here to see the California Coastal National Monument PDF

 

Grand Canyon-Parashant, AZ, Proclamation No. 7265, 65 Fed. Reg. 2825 (January 11, 2000)

Area reserved: “approximately 1,014,000 acres.”

Click here to see the Grand Canyon-Parashant National Monument PDF

 

Giant Sequoia, CA, Proclamation No. 7295, 65 Fed. Reg. 24095 (April 15, 2000)

Area reserved: “approximately 327,769 acres.”

Click here to see the Giant Sequoia National Monument PDF

 

Canyons of the Ancients, CO, Proclamation No. 7317, 65 Fed. Reg. 37243 (June 9, 2000)

Area reserved: “approximately 164,000 acres.”

Click here to see the Canyons of the Ancients National Monument PDF

 

Cascade-Siskiyou, OR, Proclamation No. 7318, 65 Fed. Reg. 37249 (June 9, 2000)

Area reserved: “approximately 52,000 acres.”

Click here to see the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument PDF

 

Hanford Reach, WA, Proclamation No. 7319, 65 Fed. Reg. 37253 (June 9, 2000)

Area reserved: “approximately 195,000 acres.”

Click here to see the Hanford Reach National Monument PDF

 

Ironwood Forest, AZ, Proclamation No. 7320, 65 Fed. Reg. 37259 (June 9, 2000)

Area reserved: “approximately 128,917 acres.”

Click here to see the Ironwood Forest National Monument PDF

 

President Lincoln and Soldiers’ Home, Washington, D.C., Proclamation No. 7329, 65 Fed. Reg. 43673 (July 7, 2000)

Area reserved: “approximately 2.3 acres” (in text), or “2.27 acres” (from diagram).

Click here to see the President Lincoln and Soldiers’ Home National Monument PDF

 

Vermilion Cliffs, AZ, Proclamation No. 7374, 65 Fed. Reg. 69227 (November 9, 2000)

Area reserved: “approximately 293,000 acres.”

Click here to see the Vermilion Cliffs National Monument PDF

 

Carrizo Plain, CA, Proclamation No. 7393, 66 Fed. Reg. 7339 (January 17, 2001)

Area reserved: “approximately 204,107 acres.”

Click here to see the Carrizo Plain National Monument PDF

 

Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks, NM, Proclamation No. 7394, 66 Fed. Reg. 7343 (January 17, 2001)

Area reserved: “approximately 4,148 acres.”

Click here to see the Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument PDF

 

Minidoka Internment, ID, Proclamation No. 7395, 66 Fed. Reg. 7347 (January 17, 2001)

Area reserved: “approximately 72.75 acres.”

Click here to see the Minidoka Internment National Monument PDF

 

Pompeys Pillar, MT, Proclamation No. 7396, 66 Fed. Reg. 7351 (January 17, 2001)

Area reserved: “approximately 51 acres.”

Click here to see the Pompeys Pillar National Monument PDF

 

Sonoran Desert, AZ, Proclamation No. 7397, 66 Fed. Reg. 7354 (January 17, 2001)

Area reserved: “approximately 486,149 acres.”

Click here to see the Sonoran Desert National Monument PDF

 

Upper Missouri River Breaks, MT, Proclamation No. 7398, 66 Fed. Reg. 7359 (January 17, 2001)

Area reserved: “approximately 377,346 acres.”

Click here to see the Upper Missouri River Breaks National Monument PDF

 

Virgin Islands Coral Reef, U.S. Virgin Islands, Proclamation No. 7399, 66 Fed. Reg. 7364 (January 17, 2001)

Area reserved: “approximately 12,708 marine acres.”

Click here to see the Virgin Islands Coral Reef National Monument PDF

 

Governors Island, NY, Proclamation No. 7402, 66 Fed. Reg. 7855 (January 19, 2001)

Area reserved: “approximately 20 acres.”

Click here to see the Governors Island National Monument PDF

 

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