Emar Lakes 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: E of Lac des Roches, W side of North Thompson River NW of Little Fort, Kamloops Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 51°28'45''N, 120°23'45''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92P/8

Origin Notes and History:

Established per Order in Council 585, 30 April 1996, containing 1575 ha. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 29: Park Amendment Act 1997, the whole containing 1618 ha. more or less.

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