Bodega Ridge 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: Galiano Island, toward N end, Cowichan Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 48°57'28''N, 123°32'04''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92B/13

Origin Notes and History:

Established per Bill 15-2001: Protected Areas of British Columbia Amendment Act, 11 April 2001; the whole containing 149 ha. more or less. Redescribed per Bill 50-2004: Parks and Protected Areas Statutes Amendment Act, 17 May 2004; the whole containing approximately 233 hectares (195 hectares of upland and 38 hectares of foreshore). Boundary redescribed per Bill 8-2015: Protected Areas of British Columbia Amendment Act, 25 March 2015, the whole now containing approximately 397 hectares (321 hectares of upland and 76 hectares of foreshore).

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