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The yritwc is an Indigenous grassroots organization, consisting
                   of 70 First Nations and Tribes

Our Mission
We, the Indigenous Tribes/First Nations from the headwaters to the
mouth of the Yukon River, having been placed here by our Creator, do
hereby agree to initiate and continue the clean up and preservation of
the Yukon River for the protection of our own and future generations
of our Tribes/First Nations and for the continuation of our traditional
Native way of life.

Our Vision
Our vision, put simply, is “to be able to drink water directly from the
Yukon River”.
60% rely on subsistence resources
Science Department Goals

 Increase scientific capacity within Tribes and First
  Nations

 Involve youth through experiential learning and
  internships

 Increase understanding hydrology, water quality, and
  contamination through an Indigenous Research
  Paradigm
Watershed Collaboration on the Yukon River by Ryan Toohey
Watershed Collaboration on the Yukon River by Ryan Toohey
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Watershed Collaboration on the Yukon River by Ryan Toohey

  • 1.
  • 2. The yritwc is an Indigenous grassroots organization, consisting of 70 First Nations and Tribes Our Mission We, the Indigenous Tribes/First Nations from the headwaters to the mouth of the Yukon River, having been placed here by our Creator, do hereby agree to initiate and continue the clean up and preservation of the Yukon River for the protection of our own and future generations of our Tribes/First Nations and for the continuation of our traditional Native way of life. Our Vision Our vision, put simply, is “to be able to drink water directly from the Yukon River”.
  • 3.
  • 4. 60% rely on subsistence resources
  • 5.
  • 6. Science Department Goals  Increase scientific capacity within Tribes and First Nations  Involve youth through experiential learning and internships  Increase understanding hydrology, water quality, and contamination through an Indigenous Research Paradigm