The Yukon River Panel has issued its Call for Proposals for projects seeking grants from the Panel’s Restoration and Enhancement (R&E) Fund in 2021. The deadline for applications is Thursday 1st October 2020. Further details of the Call and supporting materials and guidance may be found here:
The Yukon River Panel Co-Chairs have released a Joint Statement to communicate information on 2019 and 2020 salmon runs, to provide management recommendations for the coming season, and to convey decisions on 2020 Restoration and Enhancement Fund project funding selections.
The Yukon River Joint Technical Committee’s 2019 Season Summary and 2020 Season Outlook has also been published on the Yukon River Joint Technical Committee Reports page.
YRP 2020 Pre-Season International Joint Statement ...
NOTICE – Due to the emerging and rapidly changing situation surrounding COVID-19, and informed by both guidance and direction from local, regional and federal health authorities, the 2020 Pre-Season Yukon River Panel bilateral and public meetings are cancelled. Although this is not an easy decision, it is the right decision given the current circumstances and it is being made in the best interest of the health of Panel members, advisors, agency representatives, members of the public and their families and communities.
We recognize the importance of information sharing, international cooperation and coordination of fishery management, and the interests of project proponents who have submitted applications to the Yukon River Restoration and Enhancement Fund for consideration in the current cycle. In this regard we will be issuing a joint-statement in the coming weeks which will communicate details on these and other aspects pertaining to the conservation and management of Canadian-origin salmon stocks and the disbursement of Yukon River Restoration and Enhancement Fund.
We encourage you to periodically visit the Yukon River Panel’s website for updates and additional information at:
Yukon River Panel Press Release for December 2019. The Yukon River Panel held their 2019 Post-Season Meeting in Whitehorse, Yukon Territory between December 6th and 10th, 2019. Highlights of the meeting may be found in the Press Release. Meeting minutes are under development and will be made available in due course.
YRP Press Release Dec 10 2019
Members of the public are invited to provide their comments on project proposals received by the Yukon River Panel for projects starting in 2020. Project proposal backgrounders for your review and the public review form for your feedback can be found here:
9 - Call for Public Comments
Yukon River Panel Press Release for April 2019. The Yukon River Panel held their 2019 Pre-Season Meeting in Whitehorse, Yukon between April 8th and 10th, 2019. Highlights of the meeting may be found in the Press Release. Meeting minutes are under development and will be made available in due course.
YRP Press Release April 2019
The Yukon River Panel will be holding their 2019 Pre-Season Meeting between April 6th and April 10th 2019 at the Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre, Whitehorse, Yukon. Meetings are open to the public on Tuesday April 9th and Wednesday April 10th. A bilateral closed session will be held on Monday April 8th. Meeting details and the agenda will be made available on the Meetings page in due course. For those that cannot attend in person, a live webcast will be available. The webcast link will also be available on the Meetings page in due course.
Yukon River Panel Press Release for December 2018. The Yukon River Panel held their 2018 Post-Season Meeting in Anchorage, Alaska between December 8th and 12th, 2018. Highlights of the meeting may be found in the Press Release. Meeting minutes are under development and will be made available in due course.
YRP Press Release Dec 2018
The Yukon River Panel will be holding their 2018 Post-Season Meeting between Dec 8th and 12th at the Hilton Hotel, 500 West 3rd Ave in Anchorage, Alaska. Meetings are open to the public on Tuesday Dec 11th and Wednesday Dec 12th. For those that cannot attend in person, a live webcast will be available. The webcast link will be available on the Meetings page.