Under the provisions of the Scientists and Explorers Act all persons entering the Yukon for the purposes of research must obtain a Scientists and Explorers Licence. Please refer to the Guidebook on Scientific Research in the Yukon ( 882KB) for information on the application process and licence requirements.
The Arctic Institute of North America has archived the listing of all permitted research projects in the Yukon in their Arctic Science and Technology Information System (ASTIS) database. Click on "Search" button, select "G0811 - Yukon" in Geographic Code.
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