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CPAWS Yukon reviews Peel Watershed Planning Commission’s Report

The mineral development scenario report prepared for the Yukon\'s Peel Watershed Planning Commission, and funded by the Yukon Government, is a flawed and biased document according to CPAWS Yukon. CPAWS Yukon is gravely concerned that this report assumes that the public interest is best served by exploitation of mineral resources in the Peel watershed and fails to account for constraints to mineral development. CPAWS Yukon has produced both a lengthy critique of the report and this summary version:

Summary of CPAWS-Yukon Review of Peel Watershed Planning Commission\'s Report - Strategic Overview of Possible Mineral Development Scenarios