Whitehorse, Yukon June 28th, 2013
''Today the Council of Yukon First Nations passed the following resolution:
"Be it resolved that the Council of First Nations calls on the Yukon Govt. to prohibit fracking in the Yukon and declares our traditional territories to be frack-free."
First Nation of Na-Cho Nyak Dun --Mayo Band submitted the resolution and it was seconded by the Ta'an Kwäch'än -Whitehorse-Lake Labarge First Nation.
The resolution was passed by full consensus of the general assembly of those present.
CBC North finally publishes it's story:
Yukon First Nations declare territory is 'frack free'
Resolution passed unanimously at annual general assembly
Posted: Jul 3, 2013 6:51 AM CT
Last Updated: Jul 3, 2013 7:46 AM CT