Fiordland Recreation Area

Feature Type:Provincial Recreation Area - Lands which are designated by provincial Order in Council, and developed and maintained to facilitate their use and enjoyment for outdoor recreation.
Relative Location: In vicinity of Mussel and Kynoch Inlets, E of Princess Royal Island, Range 3 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°51'00''N, 128°00'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 93D/13
Related Maps: 103A/16

Origin Notes and History:

Fiordland Recreation Area established by Order in Council 470, 14 March 1987, containing 91,000 ha. more or less. Recreation Area status cancelled and re-established as a Conservation Area per Bill 28-2006: Park (Conservancy Enabling) Act, 3 May 2006.

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