North Yukon

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Renewable Resources Councils are a primary instrument for local renewable resources management as set out in the final agreements. Each Renewable Resources Council, acting in the public interest and consistent with their Final Agreement may make recommendations to the Minister, the affected Yukon First Nation, the Fish and Wildlife Management Board and the Salmon Sub-Committee on any matter related to conservation of fish and wildlife. Each Renewable Resources Council makes provisions for public involvement in the development of its decisions and its recommendations.

The Council’s jurisdiction is the Vuntut Gwitchin First Nation Traditional Territory which includes the community of Old Crow

  • Authority: Vuntut Gwitchin First Nation (“VGFN”) Final Agreement, Chapter 2.12 and 16.6
  • Type: advisory
  • Appointment process: ministerial
  • Requirements: must be a resident within the Vuntut Gwitchin First Nation Traditional Territory
  • Term: 5 years
  • Meetings: the first Tuesday of each month from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the John Tizya Center in Old Crow
  • Department: Environment
  • Honoraria: $125 per day
MANDATE |
MEMBERS |
  • Brandon Kyikavichik, Government of Yukon member from  June 11, 2017, to June 10, 2022, and vice-chair from October 24, 2019, to October 23, 2020
  • Brenda Frost, First Nations member from February 13, 2019, to February 12, 2024
  • David Lord, First Nations member from November 6, 2019, to November 5, 2024, and chair from November 6, 2019, to November 5, 2020
  • Philip Rispin, First Nations member from April 13, 2016, to April 12, 2021
  • Randy Frost, Government of Yukon member from May 8, 2019, to May 7, 2024
  • Stanley Njootli, Government of Yukon member from August 26, 2015, to August 25, 2020
  • Steve Climie, Government of Yukon member from May 8, 2019, to May 7, 2024
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LINKS |
CONTACT |

North Yukon RRC
Box 80
Old Crow, YT
Y0B 1N0
Ph: 867.966-3034
Fax: 867.966.3036
nyrrc@northwestel.net

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Oct 21-22, 2020

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