First Nations consultation in progress (Photo: PWPC)
NND Elder Jimmy Johnny points out areas of interest at the stakeholder consultation (Photo: PWPC)
Gerald Isaac (YLUPC) listens to Gwichi'n elder Walter Alexie (Photo: Jimmy Johnny)
Side discussions at the First Nations consultation (Photo: Jimmy Johnny)
Stakeholders consultation in progress (Photo: PWPC)
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Response to the Recommended Peel Watershed Regional Land Use Plan by the plan Parties


The Yukon Government, the First Nation governments of Na-Cho Nyak Dun, Tr'ondk Hwch'in, and Vuntut Gwitchin and NWT's Gwich'in Tribal Council have concluded their consultations with communities around the Peel Watershed, and with each other. Responses on the Yukon Government's consultation website are available at

On January 20th, 2011, the Parties signed a Letter of Understanding that describes how the rest of the Peel Watershed process will occur, and when.

All Parties Joint Response
Received 2011-02-18
Signed by Albert Peter, Chair, Senior Liason Committee
SLC_response_RLUP.pdf291 kb
United First Nations Parties Response
Received 2011-02-21
Signed by Chief Eddie Taylor (TH), Chief Simon Mervyn (FNNND), Chief Norma Kassi (VGFN), and Richard Nerysoo, President (GTC)
FN_joint_response_RLUP.pdf1087 kb
Yukon Government - General Response
Received 2011-02-21
Signed by Patrick Rouble, Minister of Energy, Mines and Resources
YG_response_RLUP.pdf52 kb
Yukon Government - Detailed Response
Received 2011-02-21
YG_detailed_response_RLUP.pdf164 kb
Na-Cho Nyak Dun Response
Received 2011-02-21
Signed by Chief Simon Mervyn
NND_response_RLUP.pdf87 kb
Na-Cho Nyak Dun - Detailed Response
Received 2011-02-23
Signed by Chief Simon Mervyn
NND_detailed_response_RLUP.pdf152 kb
Teetl'it Gwich'in Council Response
(the Teetl'it Gwich'in Council is a member of the Gwich'in Tribal Council, a party to the plan)
Received 2011-02-21
Signed by Chief William Koe
TGC_response_RLUP.pdf110 kb
Tr'ondk Hwch'in Response
Received 2011-02-21
Signed by Chief Eddie Taylor
TH_response_RLUP.pdf155 kb
Vuntut Gwitchin First Nation Response
Received 2011-03-25
Signed by Chief Norma Kassi
VG_response_RLUP.pdf746 kb

© Peel Watershed Planning Commission 2011