BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Monkman Park
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
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Provincial Park - Legally defined land area, under provincial jurisdiction, for camping, outdoor recreation, and preservation of wildlife
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Relative Location: S of Tumbler Ridge, NE of Prince George, Peace River Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 54°34'00''N, 121°11'15''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.: 93I/11
Related MapClick here for an explanation of Related Maps.: 93I/10
93I/11
93I/14
93I/6
93I/7
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Origin Notes and History:

Established by Order in Council 1726, 30 July 1981, containing 32,000 hectares, more or less. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 17-2000: Protected Areas of British Columbia Act, 29 June 2000; the whole still containing 32,000 ha. more or less. Boundary description corrected per Bill 50-2004: Parks and Protected Areas Statutes Amendment Act, 17 May 2004; the whole containing approximately 62,867 hectares.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office