Nitinat River 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: Surrounding Nitinat River below Vernon Creek, Barclay Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 48°53'59''N, 124°33'45''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92C/15

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Order in Council 589, 30 April 1996, containing 160 ha. more or less. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 17-2000: Protected Areas of British Columbia Act, 29 June 2000; the whole still containing 160 ha. more or less.

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