Fran├žois Lake 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: S side Fran├žois Lake, at E end, Range 4 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°58'00''N, 125°10'40''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 93F/14
Related Maps: 93F/14

Origin Notes and History:

Established per Bill 86, Park Amendment Act 1999, 28 June 1999, containing 7,214 hectares, more or less. [identified in Bill 50-2004, Parks and Protected Areas Statutes Amendment Act, 2004, as Francois Lake Park, ie. without the cedilla - assumed to be a typographical error.]

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