Nazcha Hills

Feature Type:Hills - Elevation of terrain rising prominently above the surrounding land. Plural of Hill.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: N of Badman Point on the Kawdy Plateau, NW of Dease Lake, Cassiar Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 59°09'30''N, 131°02'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 104O/3

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 21 December 1944 on 104/NE. Re-approved 17 January 1951 on 104O.

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

The traditional name, meaning "where mountains form a line." Four equi-distant hills running east-west, rising prominently from the plateau floor.

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