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Heritage Resources


Archaeology Program

Archaeological sites in the Yukon contain some of the earliest evidence of human occupation in the New World. These sites preserve the history of the first people of the Yukon. 

Contact Archaeology Program

Heritage Resources Unit
Cultural Services Branch
Department of Tourism & Culture
Government of Yukon
Fax: 1-867-667-5377 
Office Location
133A Industrial Road,
Whitehorse, Yukon

Mailing Address 
P.O. Box 2703 (L-2A)
Whitehorse, Yukon
Canada Y1A 2C6

Ruth Gotthardt
Yukon Archaeologist
Phone: 1-867-667-5983

Greg Hare
Site Assessment Archaeologist
Phone: 1-867-667-3771

Christian Thomas
Development Assessment Archaeologist
Phone: 1-867-456-6102