Powell River Regional District

Feature Type:Regional District - A division of the province incorporated as a regional district.
Status: Lookup the official name
Relative Location: E & S from Toba Inlet, including and Texada & Lasqueti Islands
Latitude-Longitude: 50°00'00''N, 124°30'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 92F/15
Related Maps:
92F/10 92F/15 92F/16 92F/8
92F/9 92J/12 92J/5 92K/1
92K/16 92K/2 92K/7 92K/8
92K/9

Origin Notes and History:

Incorporated as Powell River Regional District 19 December 1967; name confirmed 4 April 1974 on MCR-5, sheet 3. Name changed to qathet Regional District per Order in Council 354, 5 July 2018, and Letters Patent.

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