Regional District of North Okanagan

Feature Type:Regional District - A division of the province incorporated as a regional district.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Vernon and area E to the Monashee Mountains
Latitude-Longitude: 50°25'00''N, 118°45'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 82L/7
Related Maps:
82E/15 82E/16 82L/1 82L/10
82L/11 82L/15 82L/16 82L/2
82L/3 82L/5 82L/6 82L/7
82L/8 82L/9

Origin Notes and History:

Incorporated as Regional District of North Okanagan 9 November 1965; name confirmed 4 April 1974 on MCR 5, Sheet 3. Link to the regional district's own internet site through http://www.civicnet.gov.bc.ca/

Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office