Cowichan Valley Regional District
Feature Type:Regional District - A division of the province incorporated as a regional district.
Status: Official
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: SW Vancouver Island, between Port Alberni and Victoria, Alberni Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 48°49'59"N, 124°13'04"W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: WGS84
NTS Map: 92C/16
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Origin Notes and History:

Incorporated as Cowichan Valley Regional District 26 September 1967; name confirmed 4 April 1974 on MCR-5, sheet 3. Link to the regional district's own internet site through

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