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Power River Watershed Protected Area
About This Protected AreaPower River Watershed Protected Area was established in March 2011 to fulfill Maa-nulth First Nations Final Agreement commitments with regards to the Ka:’yu:’k’t’h’/Che:k’tles7et’h’ First Nations’ harvest of Monumental Cedar and Cypress for cultural purposes.
Located adjacent to Brooks Peninsula Park [a.k.a. Mquqᵂin Park] and Ka:’yu:’k’t’h’/Che:k’tles7et’h’ First Nations Lands at the Power River Estuary (Hisnit), this protected area protects almost the entire Power River watershed, including Power Lake. The protected area is located approximately 35 kilometres from Kyuquot.
Protected Area Size: 1,680 hectares
Date Established: April 11, 2011
Management PlanningManagement Planning Information
- The management plan for Hisnit/Power River Watershed Protected Area was approved in August 2016.