Conservation Action Team

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The Conservation Action Team is a summer camp program for Yukon students in Grades 6-9. It offers outdoor adventure, learning about the environment, and hands-on conservation work. The CAT program features participants travelling to different parts of the Yukon for 8-12 days.

Past destinations have included Fort Selkirk, the Dempster Highway region, the Burwash Uplands and Frances Lake and the Coal River Springs in the southeast.

Application Process

Frequently Asked Questions

Application Process

How do I apply?

How are team members selected?



CAT Application Form pdf icon 416 KB

(Note: this form can be filled out on a computer, but must be printed or "Saved As..." to retain information).


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Who can be in the Team?

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What will I be doing if I join the team?

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How long are the camps and when are they?

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Is there a camp fee?

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Do I need lots of fancy equipment?

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I live in a rural community, can I be in the program?

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Who leads the team?

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Contact Youth Programs

Phone: 867-667-3041
Toll free (in Yukon, NWT and Nunavut):
1-800-661-0408 ext. 3041
Fax: 867-393-6206

Email: y2c2@gov.yk.ca

Environment Yukon

Government of Yukon

Box 2703 (V-18)
Whitehorse, Yukon
Canada Y1A 2C6