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Yukon Conservation Society - 2015 Annual General Meeting
Tues March 17th 5:30pm, 302 Hawkins Street

Join us to learn about our work over the past year and our projects for the coming year. We will also ask our members to approve some changes to our bylaws. Meet our new Executive Director and some new board members, and touch base with all the familiar folks as well. The AGM is an opportunity to nominate new members to our volunteer board. If you would like to nominate someone, or are interested in joining the YCS board yourself, now is the time. Any nominations should be submitted to YCS by Thursday March 12, 2015. Please contact us if you are interested in finding out more about the roles and responsibilities of board members.

Please RSVP your plans to attend so that we may ensure quorum (and seating) - ycsoffice@ycs.yk.ca or 668-5678. Refreshments will be served! _________________________________________________________________

Next Generation Hydro

In regards to the Next Generation Hydro initiative, here is YCS's response to a questionnaire initiated by them. _________________________________________________________________

Protect the Peel!

launched a legal action to force the Yukon Government to implement a Land Use Plan that will protect 54,000 square kilometres of wilderness in northern Yukon’s Peel River Watershed.

The following are some of the legal documents filed with the Yukon Supreme Court.

...and here is the executive summary of the Berger opinion of the compensation of owners of mineral claims.

to the Peel legal case!

There is a an entire website devoted to protecting the peel - www.protectpeel.ca - it's worth a visit!! There's also more Peel Watershed info on this website.


This page was last updated (apart from the Twitter feed) Feb 24th, 2015

Original Web work by Mike Mason, updates by YCS staff