Savary Island Facts



It's a great place. Here are some salient facts:

* It is located 30k northwest of Powell River in Georgia Straight.

* It is 7.5 km long and 0.37 to 1 km wide.

* It comprises 450 hectares (1,100 acres)

* Its elevation profile is saddle-shaped, with the central dunefield the lowest area and higher land rising to the east and west.

* The highest point is approximately 55 meters.

* The island has no natural inland waterbodies or permanent watercourses.

* It has the highest human density of any island in the Georgia Strait.

* It is in the rainshadow of Vancouver Island, so it only get between 950 mm and 1,300 mm of rain or snow annually.




* It is the southern-most island in the Discovery Islands group.
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