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Yukon Conservation Society fonds

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Yukon Conservation Society fonds

Title Notes 


Title based on provenance.

Level of Description 



Dates of Creation 



Physical Description 


5.5 m of textual records
20 audio cassettes : (ca. 20 hrs.)

Scope and Content 


The fonds relates to the Alaska Highway pipeline project proposed by Foothills Pipe Lines in the 1970s, Dome Petroleum's proposed Beaufort Sea oil development project, and environmental issues and advocacy work.

The fonds includes sound recordings of public meetings and panel discussions on potential impacts of an Alaska Highway gas pipeline (77/17), the construction of a hydropower facility in the Yukon river system (88/67R), impacts of the Dempster Highway, and public advocacy.

It also includes textual records concerning pipeline and the Beaufort Sea oil development project.

The fonds is described in two series: Textual records and Sound recordings.

Administrative History or Biographical Sketch 


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Yukon Conservation Society

Immediate Source of Acquisition 


Textual records donated by the Yukon Conservation Society in 1993. The sound recordings were recorded for/by Yukon Archives.

Restrictions on Access 


There are no donor-imposed restrictions on this material. General copyright or institutional or legal restrictions may apply.



Published and imprint material (93/18) transferred to Yukon Archives Library.

Accession 77/17 was also known as accession 88/83R for some time.



Records were arranged according to media.

Related Material 


John Lammers fonds, 82/194, f. 14-18.



77/17, 88/67R, 88/68R, 88/83R, 93/18

Specific Location 


SR 20 (1-11) (88/67R) : Sound recordings
SR 21 (1-4) (88/68R) : Sound recordings
SR 37 (1-2) (77/17) : Sound recordings
SR 83 (1-3) (86/25) : Sound recordings
3/12/1, 2/2/4 (93/18) : In-process material

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