Congress has also designated the park lands below the canyon rims for additional protection within the National Wilderness Preservation System.
GENERAL MANAGEMENT PLAN
VISITOR USE STUDY
WILDERNESS AND BACKCOUNTRY MANAGEMENT PLAN ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT
NOTE: The public comment period ended on October 27, 2011.
Did You Know?
Black Canyon is home to the fastest bird in the world, the Peregrine falcon. Scientists estimate that Peregrines can reach speeds of over 200 mph in an aerial dive.