Sustut 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 SW into upper Skeena River, N of Hazelton, Cassiar Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 56°19'01''N, 127°21'49''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 94D/6

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 23 April 1940 on 94D/ E.

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

"Bear Wallow" (River and Lake) identified on BC name cards as old or other name for Sustut (River and Lake).

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

Headwaters at 56 35 - 126 27.

Source: Canadian Geographical Names Database, Ottawa