Shuswap River Islands 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: In Shuswap River between Mabel Lake and Enderby, SE of Salmon Arm (municipality), Kamloops Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°33'10''N, 118°53'36''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 82L/10

Origin Notes and History:

Established per Bill 50-2004: Parks and Protected Areas Statutes Amendment Act, 17 May 2004; the whole containing approximately 185 hectares (159 hectares of upland and 26 hectares of foreshore).

Source: BC place name cards, files, correspondence and/or research by BC Chief Geographer/Geographical Names Office.