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Keep urban wildlife wild and alive

Wild animals that become conditioned to unnatural food sources can be a danger to themselves and the public.

Keep urban wildlife wild and alive

Wild animals that become conditioned to unnatural food sources can be a danger to themselves and the public.

Yukon hunting regulations

Find out everything you need to know about hunting in Yukon for the 2014-15 season.

Climate change and Yukon

The Yukon government recognizes that climate change is happening and it's affecting the Arctic faster than anywhere else on earth.

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Hon. Currie Dixon, Minister of Environment
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October 31, 2014 - Environment Yukon is investigating the harvest of a bison on or shortly before Wednesday, Oct. 8. This harvest took place in a closed area and has not been reported. Conservation Officers are asking the public for any information concerning any hunters or other people who may have been in the area that day. Call the TIPP line (1-800-661-0525), file a report online, or call the District Office at 867-634-2247.
October 27, 2014 – The new early winter location map for the Aishihik wood bison herd is now available. You can download a PDF of the map online or purchase a copy for $10 at any Environment Yukon office. For more information about hunting bison and general Yukon hunting regulations, please refer to 2014-15 Hunting Regulations Summary.
October 16, 2014  – The latest Environment Yukon e-newsletter has been released. This edition highlights the current public review of the proposed recycling system changes, a new publication about mushrooms, a call for nominations for some boards and councils, plus a few more timely items. Sign up to have our newsletter delivered directly into your inbox, as well as view past issues here.
October 15, 2014  – Effective today, hunters can use their snowmobiles along the Dempster Highway corridor from Kilometre 68 to the Yukon-NWT border. If weather conditions change, snowmobile closures may come into effect to protect the fragile ground cover from damage. Hunters are reminded that they cannot harass or chase animals while on snowmobiles.
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