Burns 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: E end Burns Lake, SE of Houston, Range 5 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 54°11'58''N, 125°43'18''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 93K/4

Origin Notes and History:

Established per Order in Council 63, 25 January 2001, the whole containing 65 ha. more or less. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 15-2001: Protected Areas of British Columbia Amendment Act, 2001, 11 April 2001; the whole still containing 65 ha. more or less.

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