Energy, Mines and Resources


Quarrying and Dredging

Brewery CreekDredging and quarrying are regulated under the Territorial Lands Act  207 KB. The Mineral Resources branch regulates dredging; quarrying is regulated by the Lands branch.

Environmental assessment for these activities is conducted by the Yukon Environmental and Socio-economic Assessment Board.

Dredging Legislation


The Lands Branch within the Department of Energy, Mines and Resources administers quarrying activities.

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