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August 9, 2013 - YESAB Board and Staff Tour Faro and Mount Nansen Mine Sites

YESAB Board members and staff including: Ken McKinnon, Dave Keenan, Andrew Reid, Cathy McFadyen, Steve Caram, Kathie Thibaudeau and Keith Maguire visited the former Faro mine and Mount Nansen mine to understand the reclamation and closure activities

July 19, 2013 - The Voice: Spring – Summer Newsletter Released

Over the years we have paid attention to our website users and found that a new approach to the website would be a benefit to our clients. The new website offers important information and resources for proponents and participants. The new design focu

July 3, 2013 - YESAB Staff and Board Visit Old Crow, Yukon

Amélie Morin and Bobbie Milnes of the Dawson City Designated Office along with Ken McKinnon, Executive Committee member traveled to Old Crow, Yukon to hold a YESAA 101 information session for the Vuntut Gwitchin Government and community members.  The

June 27, 2013 - YESAB Tours Northern Cross Oil and Gas Projects in Eagle Plains

Stephen Mills, Chair of YESAB and Bengt Pettersson YESAB’s Executive Director joined Bobbie Milnes and Amélie Morin of the Dawson City Designated Office staff on a tour of a Northern Cross oil and gas project. The tour gave YESAB staff and Board

June 18, 2013 - YESAB Staff and Board Tour Casino Property

Six YESAB staff and Executive Committee members attended a tour of the Casino site in preparation of Western Copper and Gold Corporation’s submission of a project proposal to the Executive Committee. The proposal is expected for late 2013. During the