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If you are not in the area, please avoid visiting Sayward at this time.  Currently there are no critical infrastructure or residential homes impacted or at risk. Fire is believed to be human-caused.

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Electoral Area A

Everything you need to know for the Kyuquot/Nootka-Sayward area.

From Sayward to Kyuquot/Nootka and Everything In-Between

Electoral Area A covers approximately 9,050 square kilometres and is comprised of the Villages of Gold River, Tahsis & Zeballos. The region runs from the northern boundary of the City of Campbell River to just north of the Village of Sayward, and extends west to the western shore of Vancouver Island, including the world-famous Kyuquot Sounds and Nootka Sound. The region is known for stunning landscapes and waterways, abundance of wildlife, recreational opportunities including hiking, camping, cave exploration, mountain biking and world-class fishing.

The area contains 13 provincial parks, including four marine parks, and a portion of the Strathcona Provincial Park from which the regional district gets its name. For more information on the amazing parks and protected areas with Electoral Area A, please visit BC Parks.



Contact for this Area