Jedediah 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: Between S end Texada Island and Lasqueti Island, Nanaimo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°30'07''N, 124°12'17''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92F/9
Related Maps: 92F/8
92F/9

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Bill 53: Park Amendment Act 1995, 13 July 1995, containing 243 ha. Area expanded per Bill 38-2008: Protected Areas of British Columbia (Conservancies and Parks) Amendment Act, 23 May 2008; the whole now containing approximately 603 hectares (293 hectares of upland and 310 hectares of foreshore).

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