Cariboo Regional District

Feature Type:Regional District - A division of the province incorporated as a regional district.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: From Quesnel & Bowron Lakes westward to the Coast Mountains
Latitude-Longitude: 52°20'00''N, 123°10'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 93B/6
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Origin Notes and History:

Incorporated as Cariboo Regional District 9 July 1968, containing 31,881 sq miles; 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