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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.




January 2, 2014 - Whistle Bend Phases 3-7 – Public Meeting

The Whitehorse Designated Office of YESAB will be hosting a public meeting on January 9, 2014 for the evaluation of the proposed Whistle Bend Phases 3-7 Project.  The meeting will take place at the Gold Rush Inn, General Store from … Continue

December 16, 2013 - Over 100 People Attend Public Meeting

On December 11, 2013 YESAB hosted over 100 people at a public meeting regarding the Whitehorse Diesel – Natural Gas Conversion Project (project number 2013-0115).  The purpose of the meeting was to gather views and information from the public a

November 6, 2013 - Stuart Van Bibber Appointed to YESAB

Stuart Van Bibber has been appointed to the Board by the Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development. Mr. Van Bibber was a YESAA Coordinator for the Council of Yukon First Nations during the negotiations of YE

November 1, 2013 - YESAB Delivers Presentation to the Select Committee Regarding the Risk and Benefits of Hydraulic Fracturing

Stephen J. Mills, Chair of YESAB gave a presentation to the Select Committee Regarding the Risks and Benefits of Hydraulic Fracturing.  The presentation offered insight and statistics on the YESAA process and the purpose and requirements of YESAA in

October 15, 2013 - YESAB visits Fort McPherson

YESAB staff from the Mayo and Dawson City Designated Offices traveled to Fort McPherson in late September to host a community dinner, deliver presentations on YESAA and attend meetings with a number of local groups. Meetings were attended by elders,