Stuart Lake Marine Park

Feature Type:Provincial Marine Park - A park designated and administered by the Province, primarily for water-oriented activities, that may or may not be only accessible by boat.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: 3 sites on Stuart Lake, NW of Fort St. James, Range 5 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 54°38'55''N, 125°00'29''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 93K/11
Related Maps: 93K/10
93K/11

Origin Notes and History:

Established per Bill 15-2001: Protected Areas of British Columbia Amendment Act, 2001, 11 April 2001. Boundary redescribed per Bill 50-2004: Parks and Protected Areas Statutes Amendment Act, 17 May 2004; the whole containing approximately 227 hectares (122 hectares of upland and 105 hectares of foreshore).

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

1. Jus K'etl'o Bay site: 70 hectares (41 hectares of upland and 29 hectares of foreshore) at 54º 38' 55" - 125º 00'20". 2. North Arm Site: 23 hectares (9 hectares of upland and 14 hectares of foreshore) at 54º 40' 12" - 125º 09' 23". 3. Two Islands Site: 134 hectares (72 hectares of upland and 62 hectares of foreshore) at 54º 35' 34" - 124º 39' 04".

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