Nanook Dome

Feature Type:Dome - Mass of rock or ice with a rounded top, elevated above the surrounding terrain.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Nust NE of Mount Edziza in Mount Edziza Provincial Park, SE of Telegraph Creek (community), Cassiar Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 57°43'03''N, 130°37'05''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 104G/10

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 2 January 1980 on 104G, as submitted by Geological Survey of Canada.

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

Word is of Tlingit origin, and adopted by the Tahltan for hereditary head of the family.

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