Catala 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.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: W side Vancouver Island in entrance to Esperanza Inlet, Nootka Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°50'10''N, 127°03'30''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92E/14

Origin Notes and History:

Established per Bill 53: Park Amendment Act 1995, 13 July 1995; containing 850 ha. Boundary redescribed per Bill 50-2004: Parks and Protected Areas Statutes Amendment Act, 17 May 2004; the whole now containing approximately 955 hectares (259 hectares of upland and 696 hectares of foreshore).

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