Canada’s largest national park under threat from hydro development and oilsands projects.
Feds will issue a fine of up to $25,000 to those who fail to follow the speed limit.
Yukon saw 67 wildfires covering an area of more than 856 square kilometres last year.
Changes apply recommendations made last fall.
Wildfires have a dire impact on water quality.
Fraser Institute study says more comprehensive and independent cost/benefit information is needed.
$2.2B project tests the balance between conservation and the pursuit of green energy.
Almost 15% of Canada’s Boreal forest has been distributed to oil and gas, mining, forestry and hydro development.