Yukon News, Sept 21, 2016: Keep that 'Frack Free Yukon' sticker on your car

Yukon News, Feb 1 2017: New renewables not part of Yukon Energy's 20-year resource plan

CBC Yukon Sept 29, 2016: Anthony Ingraffea interviewed on CBC's A New Day

Yukoners Concerned Letter to the Editor, Oct 11 2016: Yukon Party plans to promote fracking

Letter to the Editor, Dec 7 2016: Pipeline approvals contradict climate leadership for Trudeau's Liberals

CBC News, July 21, 2016Protesters urge Canada's Premiers to take strong action on climate change 

Whitehorse Star, Aug 5, 2016: Liberals skirting oil and gas issue, group charges 

Yukoners Concerned are interested in working together for a sustainable Yukon. In order to protect the Yukon's land and water, it will take the collaboration of government, industry and community - and we want to ensure our community of individuals is not only aware of the issues at hand, but has an equitable voice at the table. Our mandate is to inform Yukoners about the risks of initiatives such as fracking, and the cost effectiveness and benefits of developing alternative energy infrastructure such as solar, geo-thermal and electric thermal storage... Read More

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CBC News, March 10, 2015Fracking documents raise concern among Yukon conservationists

'No Fracking! A Yukoners Concerned iMovie' offers a parallel illustration of what our territory stands to lose if we move forward with fracking just like our neighbours have in Fort Nelson, BC. 

Welcome to the website of the volunteer group, Yukoners Concerned. Spend some time learning more about the issues impacting the Yukon's land and water, and don't hesitate to
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In the News

​​Read the Yukon Government Select Committee on the Risks and Benefits of Hydraulic Fracturing's FINAL REPORT.

 

Is fracking worth it?

Peruse the stories detailed in this

Fraccidents Mapto find out how fracking

has negatively affected other communities.

 

What issues are 

YUKONERS

Concerned About?


"We've gotten to the point where in our desperate need for hydrocarbons, we actually by definition, inject poisons into the earth."

- 'Fractured Land'

"The more we find out about industry, the more we become convinced that the two land uses can't co-exist..."

- 'Fractured Country'

"The stuff that's in this mud...they don't tell you the stuff is radio active. I had really severe health issues. My friend Frank has suffered for 18 months.

- Rick "Mac" Sawyer