Entiako River

Feature Type:River - Watercourse of variable size, which has tributaries and flows into a body of water or a larger watercourse.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows NE into Euchu Reach, Natalkuz Lake (Nechako Reservoir), Range 4 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°24'37''N, 125°16'09''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 93F/6
Related Maps: 93C/13
93F/4
93F/6

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 7 February 1947 on 93/SW as a well-established name, and as labelled on BC Lands' map 1G, 1916, and as identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer.

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

The lower channel (between Entiako Lake and Natalkuz Lake) is labelled "Kestachie River" and the channel above Entiako Lake is labelled "Uhlgaco River" on Map of British Columbia - Northern, 1893.

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

Headwaters at 52 59 - 125 42 on 93C/13.

Source: Canadian Geographical Names Database, Ottawa