BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Sea Bird Island
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
Island - Land area surrounded by water or marsh
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: In the Fraser River below Harrison Hot Springs (municipality), Yale Division Yale Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 49°16'38''N, 121°43'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
DatumClick here for an explanation of Datum.: NAD83
NTS MapClick here for an explanation of NTS Map.: 92H/5
Related MapClick here for an explanation of Related Maps.: 92H/4
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Origin Notes and History:

Seabird Island adopted in the 1930 BC Gazetteer; confirmed 6 October 1936 on Geological Survey sheet 421A, Hope. Form of name changed to Sea Bird Island 22 August 1967 on 92H/SW.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office