Address: Box 50, Burwash Landing, Yukon, Y0B 1V0
Phone: 867-841-5820 | Fax: 867-841-5821
Renewable Resources Councils are a primary instrument for local renewable resources management as set out in the Final Agreements. Each Renewable Resources Council, acting in the public interest and consistent with their Final Agreement may make recommendations to the Minister, the affected Yukon First Nation, the Fish and Wildlife Management Board and the Salmon Sub-Committee on any matter related to conservation of fish and wildlife. Each Renewable Resources Council makes provisions for public involvement in the development of its decisions and its recommendations.
The Council’s jurisdiction is the Kluane First Nation Traditional Territory which includes the communities of Beaver Creek, Burwash Landing, and Destruction Bay.
Authority: Kluane First Nation (“KFN”) Final Agreement, Chapter 16.6
Period: October 18, 2003 to present
The Kluane First Nation and Yukon government each nominate 3 members and may each nominate an alternate member. Alternate members may participate in the work of the Council. The Minister of Environment appoints 2 Co-Chairs as determined by the Council.
Appointment process: Ministerial appointment
Requirements: Members should be a resident within Kluane First Nation Traditional Territory. A resident is a person who has long term familiarity with the Kluane First Nation Traditional Territory and its renewable resources and who lives year round in the Kluane First Nation Traditional Territory. A temporary absence from the Kluane First Nation Traditional Territory does not constitute an interruption of residency.
Term: 3 year term for members and alternates.
Meetings: Once a month from September to June in the Council office at the Kluane Lake Athletic Association community building in Destruction Bay, Yukon.
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|Dickson, Alana||FN Alternate Member||02/12/2015||02/11/2018|
|Asselstine, Colin||YG Member||02/24/2016||02/23/2019|
|Lewis, Linda||YG Member||12/02/2015||12/01/2018|
|Upton, Peter||YG Member||04/09/2014||04/08/2017|
|Bruneau, Joseph||YG Alternate Member||05/04/2016||04/08/2017|
|Johnson, Mary Jane||FN Member||07/31/2016||07/30/2019|