Ch’igii: The Adventures of a Porcupine Caribou Calf

This project will engage youth and help them understand basic information about key Yukon species (starting with caribou) and how they live in the North. The idea is to do this in a fun, engaging way that will be interesting to young audiences, but adults as well. By...

Southern Lakes Wire Recovery

There are many kilometers of abandoned telegraph and telephone wires in the southern lakes region. In many cases the wire is strung through trees and is on or near the ground and there is documented evidence of moose mortalities resulting from wire entangled animals....

Founding Colonies of Arctic Ground Squirrels

Reintroduction activities are part of a larger conservation program designed to bring populations of arctic ground squirrels back into the montane boreal ecosystem of the SW Yukon. The project also seeks to clarify why this herbivore disappeared from much of the...

Humane Wolf Trapping Snare Set-up

The purpose of this project is to educate inexperienced wolf trappers to set up a wolf snaring set in the latest and most humane methods with modern equipment for traplines within the proximity of the Teslin area. Only breakaway systems would be used in snare sets to...