Artlish Caves Park

Feature Type:Provincial Park - Legally defined land area, under provincial jurisdiction, for camping, outdoor recreation, and preservation of wildlife.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Between Atluck and Zeballos Lakes, NW side Vancouver Island, Rupert Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°08'25''N, 126°54'24''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92L/2

Origin Notes and History:

Established per Order in Council 589, 30 April 1996, containing 234 ha. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation and boundary adjusted per Bill 29: Park Amendment Act 1997, 23 July 1997. Area measurement corrected per Bill 86, Park Amendment Act 1999, 28 June 1999; the whole containing 285 hectares more or less.

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