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Yukon Hunting Regulations


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Ross River Dena Council court action

On July 31, the Ross River Dena Council filed a Statement of Claim seeking a declaration that the Yukon government has a duty to consult prior to issuing hunting licences and seals for hunting big game animals in its traditional territory surrounding Ross River and Faro. While this claim does not appear to affect this year’s hunting season, hunters should be aware of it. For more details, read the Statement by Minister of Environment Currie Dixon.

Additional Resources

Reminder – No-hunting corridors

While there is no longer a big game no-hunting corridor along the Meister Logging Road, Yukon resident hunters are reminded to observe the following closures:

2014-15 Hunting Regulations Summary

Important changes for 2014-15:

Game Management Areas Map

Obtaining a Special Guide Licence

Environment Yukon has issued its limit of 100 special guide licences for this year. Plan ahead for 2015-16 by reading this FAQ on obtaining a special guide licence.

Special Guiding Maps

Client Services

Environment Yukon

Government of Yukon

Box 2703 (V-3A)
Whitehorse, Yukon
Canada Y1A 2C6

Phone: 867-667-5652
Toll free (in Yukon): 1-800-661-0408 ext. 5652
Fax: 867-393-7197

Email: environmentyukon@gov.yk.ca


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