To provide, promote, protect and sustain a healthy, strong lifestyle for our Citizens and future generations consistent with the traditional values of the Ta’an Kwäch’än.

Fish and Wildlife Program Coordinator Presents at Yukon River Panel

On December 13, 2017, Fish and Wildlife Program Coordinator, Deb Fulmer, and Elder Betsy Jackson, gave a successful presentation about the Fox Creek Chinook Restoration Project at the Yukon River Panel meeting. You can view the PowerPoint presentation. CKRW covered...

Yukon Research Summit Meeting has Important Outcomes

Elder Bill Bruton, Elder Frances Woolsey and Deputy Chief Michelle Telep attended a meeting on November 23 and 24, 2017, to discuss the research relationships between Yukon College/Yukon Research Centre and First Nations. As the college moves towards university...

Successful Lands Act Meeting

On December 6, 2017, approximately 10 Citizens participated in the first Ta’an Kwäch’än Lands Act Community meeting. Good conversations were held, and a number of ideas came forward on how to proceed with community involvement. Check back at taan.ca for updates and...

Chief Kane Meets with Joint Task Force, November 30, 2017

On November 30, 2017, Chief Kristina Kane met and received updates from members of the Canadian Armed Forces Joint Task Force. The Task Force is charged with operations and administration in Yukon, Northwest Territories, Nunavut and the waters Hudson Bay and the...

Youth exchange to Ushiku, Japan!

All Ta’an Kwäch’än Council youth, here is a once in a lifetime opportunity to become involved in a cultural exchange as a Youth Ambassador. This opportunity enables you, if selected, to act as a Youth Ambassador on behalf of Whitehorse and live for 10 days with a...

Chief Kane Opens the Housing Forum/Safe at Home Launch

Chief Kane gave opening remarks November 22, 2017, at National Housing Day, as reported in The Whitehorse Star. At this event, the federal government announced a national housing strategy and the Government of Yukon announced they will be developing a multi-unit...

New Creative Contest for Kindergarten to Post-secondary

Ta’an Kwäch’än Council youth, share your vision of what reconciliation can be in: a poem, song, painting, sculpture, rap, drawing, essay or other medium (deadline March 1, 2018). One submission from each province and territory will be invited as Reconciliation...

Ta’an Kwäch’än Council and Yukon Government Geothermal Research

Ta’an Kwäch’än Council, through its corporation Da Daghay Development, and the Yukon Government is involved in a geothermal heat flow study on Takhini Hot Springs Road. Temperatures will be monitored in a drilled well for up to a year to determine geothermal gradient...

Yukon Environment Trapper Education Wait List Established

The February 22 to 26, 2018 Yukon Trapper Education workshop is full, but a wait list is being established. The workshop is being held at the Transportation Museum, Whitehorse. Other workshops are scheduled earlier in February in Faro. Check the Yukon Environment...

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Ta’an Kwäch’än Council

117 Industrial Road
Whitehorse, Yukon  Y1A 2T8
Phone: 867.668.3613
Fax: 867.667.4295
E-mail: info@taan.ca