Wild and Scenic Rivers

Congress created the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System in 1968 with the passage of the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act. These free-flowing rivers with outstanding natural, cultural, and recreational values are preserved for the enjoyment of present and future generations.

Niobrara Wild and Scenic River

Wild and Scenic River Program

Protect free flow, water quality, and outstanding natural, cultural and recreational values of rivers.

Last updated: June 28, 2017