Salmon River

Feature Type:River - Watercourse of variable size, which has tributaries and flows into a body of water or a larger watercourse.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows NE into McEchran Cove, Moresby Island, Queen Charlotte Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°42'09''N, 131°49'01''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 103B/12

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 12-December 1979 on 103B-C, as identified in Preliminary Catalogue of Salmon Streams and Spawning Escapements (Area 2E), published by Fisheries & Oceans, 1978.

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