Walsh Cove 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: NE side of West Redonda Island, facing Waddington ChannelNE of Campbell River (city), New Westminster Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°16'05''N, 124°48'10''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92K/7

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Order in Council 1192, 10 August 1989, containing 85 hectares (39 hectares upland and 46 hectares foreshore) more or less. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 17-2000: Protected Areas of British Columbia Act, 29 June 2000; the whole still containing approximately 85 hectares (39 hectares of upland and 46 hectares of foreshore).

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