Bishop 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: SW side of Ts^'il?os (a.k.a. Ts'yl-os) Provincial Park, SW of Chilko Lake, Range 1 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°55'00''N, 124°02'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92K/16
Related Maps: 92J/13
92K/16
92N/1

Origin Notes and History:

Established per Bill 29: Park Amendment Act 1997, 23 July 1997, containing 19,906 ha. Redescribed per Bill 50-2004: Parks and Protected Areas Statutes Amendment Act, 17 May 2004; the whole containing approximately 19,947 hectares.

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