Basic Registration (limited to 120 registrants) -  $450

  • Ice Breaker Reception on September 10 evening
  • Entry to technical sessions (Sept. 11 in Whitehorse; Sept. 12 in Carcross)
  • Nutrition Breaks on Sept. 11 and 12
  • Wrap-up evening social in Whitehorse on Sept. 12
  • Price does not include short courses or field trips

Student Package -  $50

  • Student Package available to the first 10 full-time student applicants (proof of status required)
  • Price includes same items as Basic Registration
  • Price does not include short courses or field trips

First Nations 

  • Free Basic Registration to first 10 First Nations members active in the reclamation field.
  • This does not include short courses or field trips

Sponsorship Options

Gold:      $1500

Silver:     $1000

Copper:  $ 500

More info on Sponsorship here:  pdf Sponsorship (267 KB)

Contact Mary at for more information

Optional Add-Ons

Short Courses (Sept. 10 – choose one)

Rehabilitation of Historic Mine Workings – A Phased Approach -  $300

(Sue Longo et al - Golder Associates Ltd.)

Adaptive Management Plans for Quartz Mining Proponents -  $300

(Leslie Gomm, Gomm Environmental Engineering Consulting; Amelie Janin, Water Resources Scientist, Environment Yukon)

More information on Short Courses here:  pdf Short Courses (74 KB)

Field Trips (Sept. 13 - choose one)

Minto Mine tour (maximum 25) - $400

This day-long tour will visit the operating Minto copper mine in central Yukon with a focus on progressive reclamation activities. The tour will visit and discuss key features of a modern mine, including open pits, tailings management, waste rock dumps and overall water management.

Carcross Area Reclamation Sites (maximum 40)  - $75

This day-long trip from Whitehorse will travel to the tailings covers sites in the Carcross area (one-hour ride each way). These sites exhibit two different technical approaches to constructing mine waste covers – wet and dry covers. There will be sightseeing opportunities as well.

More information on Field Trips here:  pdf Field Tours (82 KB)


For more information contact:


Yukon Chamber of Mines

3151 B - 3rd Avenue.;
Whitehorse, Yukon
Tel: (867) 667 2090