Marl Creek 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: Junction of Marl Creek and Columbia River, just NE of Glacier National Park, Kootenay Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 51°30'26''N, 117°12'06''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 82N/11
Related Maps: 82N/11
82N/6

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Order in Council 1499, 6 June 1961. Redescribed per OIC 612/75. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 17-2000: Protected Areas of British Columbia Act, 29 June 2000; the whole containing 167 ha. more or less.

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