The Yukon Conservation Society (YCS) is a grassroots environmental non-profit organization, established in 1968. We have over 250 members and many dedicated volunteers. Over the years, YCS has earned a respected position of influence on environmental policy and education in the North. Learn more about how you can help support our work here.
Our Mission: To pursue ecosystem well-being throughout the Yukon and beyond, recognizing that human well-being is ultimately dependent upon fully functioning healthy ecosystems.
Click on the Impact tab to read more about the issues we're working on, or visit our website.
We rely on donations from people like you to keep our ship sailing. We have a range of options to make giving more convenient for you, including monthly giving, annual gifts, one-time donations, and planned giving (bequests). However you give, YCS appreciates your generosity!Consider purchasing a membership to show your support!
Student membership $10; Individual membership $25; Family membership (two or more people) $40
What People Are Saying
"I support the Yukon Conservation Society for its vision and dedicated work with Yukoners seeking a secure future built on an ongoing engagement amongst the different peoples sharing this place and a respectful stewardship of the land, forests, rivers and animals we live with. "
— Dave Neufeld
"Yukon's strength is its vast wilderness. I try to make responsible decisions about my environmental footprint. Knowing that this is not enough to secure the future I want for the Yukon, I give to YCS. YCS will hold politicians and businesses accountable, and advocate for a healthy Yukon economy. "
"I support the Yukon Conservation Society because they are protecting the Yukon’s land, water, and wildlife for future generations. Please give them your support. Thank you. "
— Jimmy Johnny, elder of Nacho Nyak Dun First Nation