Feature Type:Former First Nation Village - A place formerly inhabited by First Nations' people, with no current population or that is usually uninhabited.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Pronounced: at lish
Relative Location: At the mouth of Artlish River, E side of Tahsish Inlet, Kyuquot Sound, Rupert Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°07'00''N, 127°05'15''W at the approximate population centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92L/3

Origin Notes and History:

Ah:tliish (Former Fist Nation Village) adopted 1 April 2011, per the provisions of the Maa-nulth Treaty.

Source: BC place name cards, files, correspondence and/or research by BC Chief Geographer/Geographical Names Office.