Dune Za Keyih 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: Gataga River area, between Denetiah and Kwadacha Wilderness Provincial Parks, Cassiar Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 58°24'00''N, 126°18'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 94L/8
Related Maps:
94F/13 94F/14 94K/3 94K/4
94K/5 94L/1 94L/10 94L/11
94L/2 94L/6 94L/7 94L/8

Origin Notes and History:

Dune Za Keyih Park [a.k.a. Frog-Gataga Park] established per Bill 15-2001: Protected Areas of British Columbia Amendment Act, 2001, 11 April 2001; the whole containing 330,254 ha. more or less. Redescribed per Bill 38-2008: Protected Areas of British Columbia (Conservancies and Parks) Amendment Act, 23 May 2008; the whole containing approximately 330,774 hectares.

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