Public Engagement & Information Session On the Review of the 2012 Changes to the Fisheries Act

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The Yukon Fish & Wildlife Management Board and the Yukon Salmon Sub-Committee in coordination with Fisheries & Oceans Canada is holding an Engagement Session open to the public on the Review of the Changes to the Fisheries Act on August 8th, 2017 from 6-9 pm in the Multi Purpose room, at the Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre, Whitehorse.

Come talk fish and fish habitat with us!

Session Objectives

  1. DFO will communicate what it heard from Canadians in the first round of engagement on the review, present the Government’s response to the Standing Committee report, explain the parliamentary process and timelines and explore concepts for policy and program changes.
  2. Provide an opportunity to review and discuss the direction the Government is taking on the review of the changes to the Fisheries Act

To register, or for more information, please contact Tecla Van Bussel at: or 867-393-6942


  • Yukon fish and wildlife enhancement trust
  • Yukon Salmon Sub Committee
  • Renewable Resources Councils
  • Environment Yukon

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