News & Events
The Gerry Couture Stewardship award fosters public awareness of, and appreciation for, the personal dedication required to conserve and manage the Yukon's natural resources. The award consists of a Gerry Couture Stewardship Medal and a $1000 prize. Deadline for nominations or applications is Friday Nov. 1.
Thursday Oct 3 6-8:30pm Doors open at 5pm.
Environmental Debate at the Beringia Centre
Global Climate Strike
Global Climate Strike Whitehorse
Friday, September 27, 2019 at 12 PM – 1 PM
In front of City Hall, 2121 2nd Ave, Whitehorse
Whitehorse Climate Strike & FridaysforFuture
A celebration for the signing of the Peel Watershed final land use plan. Friday Sept 27th at Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre
Join us at the Parnell House on September 6th, 12-2 pm for a BBQ to celebrate YCS, our volunteers, and members. Everyone welcome.
An op-ed in the Yukon News from our energy analyst, Cody Reaume.
Abandoned Mines & Road Ecology: Dawson City Double Feature
Friday, June 28, 2019 at 5:30 PM – 8 PM
Downtown Hotel, Dawson, Yukon
We are deeply disappointed to see Yukon Energy deploying more thermal energy without comparable progress on renewable energy projects. We encourage everyone to have their say by filling out Yukon Energy’s survey.
What happens when a mine owner walks away? Find out in this informative presentation about the financial aspects of mine abandonment in the Yukon. YCS will be bringing this presentation to certain Yukon communities in the summer of 2019.
Calling all Yukon artists! Apply to Created at the Canyon by Monday June 3, 11:59 PM.
Our Annual General Meeting is taking place Thursday March 28, 2019, at 5:30 pm, at the Alpine Bakery. Everyone is welcome to join us!
This official Sub-regional Land Use Planning meeting is being held Wednesday February 6, 6-8pm, at the Kwanlin Dun Cultural Centre in Whitehorse.
Read a fully-referenced version of our January 16 Yukon News editorial about a recent decision by the Yukon Utilities Board to end all Yukon utility efforts to reduce energy consumption in the territory.
Yukon government is accepting comments until Dec. 17 on what its new Climate Change, Energy & Green Economy plan should look like. Read our recommendations and have your say!
Peel Watershed Land Use Plan - Next Steps