Sue Channel 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: 2 sides of Sue Channel, between Douglas and Devastation Channels S of Kitimat, Range 4 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°43'38''N, 128°50'56''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 103H/10

Origin Notes and History:

Established per Bill 50-2004: Parks and Protected Areas Statutes Amendment Act, 17 May 2004; 2 sites on Sue Channel, the whole containing approximately 209 hectares (85 hectares of upland and 124 hectares of foreshore).

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

1. Hawkesbury Island Site: 73 hectares (36 hectares of upland and 37 hectares of foreshore) at 53° 42' 14" x 128° 54' 21"; 2. Loretta Island Site: 136 hectares (49 hectares of upland and 87 hectares of foreshore) at 53° 43' 38" x 128° 50' 56".

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