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YCS helps people get outside and promotes awareness, appreciation, and understanding of the Yukon’s ecosystems.


YCS supports the conservation and protection of Yukon wild places.


YCS supports humane, sustainable and responsible management of wildlife.


YCS is a watchdog for industrial development and researches smart solutions for our territory.


Wellgreen is a proposed rare earth metals mine in the south-west corner of the Yukon. It is near the boundary of the Kluane National Park.

The Wellgreen tailings pond and processing site. Picture by Gerry Whitley. The main vertical road shown in the picture is the Alaska Highway. The full picture is available in the photo gallery at the bottom of this page.

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