Weak salmon run on Yukon River halts harvesting in First Nations – Yukon News Tr’ondëk Hwëch’in and Vuntut Gwitchin First Nations ask members not to harvest salmon
Yukon’s $22-million wildfire budget may not cover ‘historic’ season – Yukon News Data shows the territory has seen three-and-a-half times more fires than the 25-year average
Mining risks for Pacific Northwest salmon murky due to lack of transparent data The impact of mining on key salmon watersheds in northwestern Canada and the U.S. is impossible to gauge because of a lack of transparency and access to data, a cross-border study finds.
Chum fishing will remain closed on the Yukon amid projections for another low fall run – Alaska Public Media Fish and Game is projecting that fewer than 300,000 fall chum will return to the Yukon River.
No new fires in last 24 hours in Yukon: Wildland Fire – Yukon News Evacuation alert lifted for Stewart Crossing
Demise of Yukon River Chum Salmon Remains Point of Contention – Fishermens News On a cool, cloudy summer day at Emmonak, on Alaska’s Lower Yukon River, not a single commercial fishing boat was delivering its catch to Kwik’Pak Fisheries.
Historic 2022 wildfire season has Yukon well past 25-year average for area burned | CBC News Yukon is experiencing a historic number of fires in the territory, with total burned areas surpassing the 25-year average.
Kaska First Nation ‘not too happy’ with mining project advancement The chief of a Kaska First Nation is concerned Kudz Ze Kayah mine will impact the Finalyson caribou herd, furthering weakening its population.
Yukon’s Victoria Gold, Minto mines face increased security deposits after reclamation review – Yukon News
Yukon’s Victoria Gold, Minto mines face increased security deposits after reclamation review – Yukon News The deposits are due in September
Portion of Yukon’s Klondike Highway closed as wildfire burns nearby | CBC News Wildfires in Yukon have prompted the closure of several roads and highways around the territory including, as of Sunday night, the Klondike Highway between Pelly Crossing and Stewart Crossing.