Cowichan Valley Regional District

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Cowichan Valley
Cowichan Valley Regional District
Cowichan Lake
Official logo of Cowichan Valley
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A map of British Columbia depicting its 29 regional districts and equivalent municipalities. One is highlighted in red.
Location in British Columbia
CountryCanada
ProvinceBritish Columbia
Office locationDuncan
Government
 • TypeRegional district
 • BodyBoard of Directors
 • ChairIan Morrison (F)
 • Vice ChairSierra Acton (B)
 • Electoral Areas
  • A - Mill Bay/Malahat
  • B - Shawnigan Lake
  • C - Cobble Hill
  • D - Cowichan Bay
  • E - Cowichan Station/Sahtlam/Glenora
  • F - Cowichan Lake South/Skutz Falls
  • G - Saltair/Gulf Islands
  • H - North Oyster/Diamond
  • I - Youbou/Meade Creek
Area
 • Land3,474.52 km2 (1,341.52 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)[2]
 • Total83,739
 • Density24.1/km2 (62/sq mi)
Websitecvrd.bc.ca

The Cowichan Valley Regional District is a regional district in the Canadian province of British Columbia is on the southern part of Vancouver Island, bordered by the Nanaimo and Alberni-Clayoquot Regional Districts to the north and northwest, and by the Capital Regional District to the south and east. As of the 2011 Census, the Regional District had a population of 80,332. The regional district offices are in Duncan.

Geography[edit]

The Cowichan Valley Regional District covers an area between the Stuart Channel and Saanich Inlet on the east coast of Vancouver Island and the southern part of the West Coast Trail, with Cowichan Lake located in its central region. It includes the Gulf Islands of Thetis, Kuper and Valdes. The total land area is 3,473.12 km² (1,340.98 sq mi).

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External links[edit]

  • Cowichan Valley Regional District
  • Imagine the Cowichan, Simon Fraser University's Imagine BC series
  • "Cowichan Valley Regional District". BC Geographical Names.