Codville Lagoon Marine Park

Feature Type:Provincial Marine Park - A park designated and administered by the Province, primarily for water-oriented activities, that may or may not be only accessible by boat.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: SW side of King Island, SW of Bella Coola, Range 3 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°03'43''N, 127°51'05''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 93D/4

Origin Notes and History:

Codville Lagoon Marine Park was established per OIC 1495/92, 16 September 1992; confirmed on 12 November 1992 on 93D/4. Merged with Sagar Lake Provincial Park, the expanded park still to be called Codville Lagoon Marine Park, per Bill 53: Park Amendment Act 1995, 13 July 1995, the whole now containing 755 ha. more or less. Boundary redescribed per Bill 24-2007\4: Parks and Protected Areas Statutes Amendment Act, 3 May 2007; the whole containing approximately 867 hectares (520 hectares of upland and 347 hectares of foreshore).

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