Sheemahant Conservancy

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Sheemahant Conservancy is a protected area on BC’s Central Coast.

Sheemahant Conservancy

Sheemahant Conservancy was established as part of the government’s land use decision for the Central Coast planning area.

Located near the northeast end of Owikeno Lake, this conservancy protects a unique freshwater delta and wetland complex. The area receives heavy use by grizzly bears and sockeye salmon spawn in the narrows of Owikeno Lake. The area is of high cultural importance to First Nations.

Overview provided by BC Parks

Related First Nations

  • Wuikinuxv Nation