Kennedy Island Conservancy was established as part of government’s land use decision for the North Coast planning area. This area was an important gathering location for First Nations travelling on the Skeena River and contains a number of important cultural modified trees and other cultural values.
Conservancy Size: 4,970 hectares – 4,382 hectares of upland and 588 hectares of foreshore
Date Established: June 27, 2008
The conservancy is located approximately 20 kilometres south of Prince Rupert.
BC Parks honours Indigenous Peoples’ connection to the land and respects the importance of their diverse teachings, traditions, and practices within these territories. This park webpage may not adequately represent the full history of this park and the connection of Indigenous Peoples to this land. We are working in partnership with Indigenous Peoples to update our websites so that they better reflect the history and cultures of these special places.