Arbutus Grove Park

Feature Type:Provincial Park - Legally defined land area, under provincial jurisdiction, for camping, outdoor recreation, and preservation of wildlife.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: S side Nanoose Harbour, NW of Nanaimo, Nanoose Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°14'57''N, 124°09'04''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92F/1
Related Maps: 92F/1

Origin Notes and History:

Established per Order in Council 2156, 21 July 1966, containing 22 ha. more or less; name confirmed 22 July 1975 on 92 F/8. Converted from OIC to Statute designation per Bill 50/2004: Parks and Protected Areas Statutes Amendment Act, 17 May 2004; the whole containing approximately 22 hectares.

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