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 If there is local news or events about YESAB or YESAA we’ll do our best to place them here.  Check back regularly to stay current.




May 8, 2017 - Bruce Warnsby, Appointed to the Board

YESAB is pleased to announce that Bruce Warnsby has been appointed to the Board.  Bruce is a Tr’ondëk Hwëch’in Citizen and worked in Final Agreement implementation negotiations for the First Nation. He attended the Faculty of Law at the University of

March 28, 2017 - Kudz Ze Kayah Mine Project moves into Adequacy Review Stage

The Executive Committee has started the Adequacy Review of the Kudz Ze Kayah Mine Project screening. The proposed project consists of an open pit and underground copper, zinc, lead, silver and gold mine, located approximately 115 km southwest of Ross

February 16, 2017 - Public Engagement Forums – All Season Access to Rau Property

ATAC Resources is proposing the construction of a 65 km all season road from the Hanson Lakes Road to the Tiger gold deposit. The all season road is proposed as a gated access controlled road and is intended to facilitate … Continue reading

January 12, 2017 - 2016 Assessment Statistics Now Available

YESAB releases annual assessment statistics related to all projects assessed at Designated Offices and the Executive Committee. Sector specific statistics on placer and quartz mining related projects are also included.  In 2016 YESAB received 209 pro

October 21, 2016 - Fall Edition of The Voice: YESAB’s Newsletter Now Available

This summer has brought about some changes at YESAB. In this edition of The Voice Newsletter we’ll offer readers a bit of insight and  explanation about the continued improvement initiatives at the Executive Committee, new board appointments made in