Bligh Island 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.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Entrance to Nootka Sound, W side Vancouver Island, Nootka Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°38'00''N, 126°32'30''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 92E/10
Related Maps: 92E/10
92E/9

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Bill 53: Park Amendment Act 1995, 13 July 1995; containing 4,456 ha. more or less.

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