Tahsish-Kwois 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: Extending N from head of Tahsis Inlet, Kyuquot Sound, NW side of Vancouver Island, Rupert Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°12'06''N, 127°09'37''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92L/3
Related Maps: 92L/3

Origin Notes and History:

Established per Bill 53: Park Amendment Act 1995, 13 July 1995, the whole containing 10,829 ha. more or less. Boundary redescribed per Bill 10-2009: Protected Areas of British Columbia Amendment Act, 20 October 2009; the whole now containing approximately 10,987 hectares (10,971 hectares of upland and 16 hectares of foreshore).

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