Description: As Yukon’s first regional plan under a First Nation Final Agreement, this Land Use Plan has a focus on sustainable development in the North Yukon Planning Region. The Plan consists of landscape management units, land use designation, cumulative effects indicators, recommendations and an implementation plan. The plan follows four principles: sustainable development, precautionary principle (considering potential impacts before making resource decisions), conservation, and adaptive management (responding to changing land use and environmental conditions as new information becomes available).
Key Words: First Nations, land use, management, sustainable development
Additional Resources: www.emr.gov.yk.ca/rlup/pdf/north-yukon-regional-land-use-plan-no-maps.pdf
|Lead Organization||Yukon Land Use Planning Council|
|Regional Focus||North Yukon|
|Primary Contact||Ron Cruikshank, Director