Flood Glacier

Feature Type:Glacier - Mass of permanent snow and ice flowing from an area of snow accumulation on higher ground.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows N and W around Dominion Mountain, just inside BC-Alaska boundary, N of Stikine (locality), Cassiar Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 57°11'00''N, 131°55'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 104G/4
Related Maps: 104F/1

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted in 1935 on Geological Survey map 310A, Stikine River Area, as identified on International Boundary Atlas (BC - Alaska) maps, and in the 1930 BC Gazetteer. Subsequently re-approved on 104G and 104 F. (Names list, R. Dickison February 27, 1930. Board File 1274).

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