January 10, 2023
The territory’s new wetlands stewardship policy is a high-level guide that will support environmental and socio-economic assessment, regulatory approval and licensing, and land-use
December 14, 2022
The governments of Canada and Yukon announced today that they have finalized the Canada-Yukon Nature Agreement to advance nature conservation and protection across the territory.
November 21, 2022
The Yukon state of the environment interim report for 2022 shows environmental trends e and changes to the Yukon’s water systems, air quality, lands, fish and wildlife.
November 18, 2022
The Nelchina caribou threshold hunt will open for licensed harvest on December 1.
November 16, 2022
The new Animal Protection and Control Act receives assent in the Legislative Assembly.
November 9, 2022
The Government of Yukon and Carcross/Tagish First Nation are pleased to announce the final management plan for the Tagish River Habitat Protection Area.
November 3, 2022
The Yukon is continuing to move forward more responsible waste management in the territory. Starting January 1, 2023, single-use paper bags will be banned in the Yukon.
November 1, 2022
Engagement opens on Extended Producer Responsibility in the Yukon.
Government of Yukon representatives part of Yukon delegation to attend COP27 United Nations climate conference
October 31, 2022
A Yukon delegation will attend COP 27 United Nations climate conference.