In the 1840s Robert Campbell, a Hudson’s Bay Company explorer, was the first European to travel the district. Fur traders, prospectors, whalers and missionaries all followed. In 1870 the region became part of the Northwest Territories (NWT). But it was in 1896 when the Yukon literally hit the map after gold was found in a tributary...
In 1870 the region became part of the Northwest Territories (NWT). But it was in 1896 when the Yukon literally hit the map after gold was found in a tributary of the Klondike River near what was to become Dawson City. The ensuing gold rush attracted upwards of 40, 000 hopefuls from around the world.
Canadian Confederation? Canadian Confederation Dates of Entry of Provinces and Territories into Canada . Province/Territory Date of Entry; Alberta: September 1, 1905 : British Columbia
List of proposed provinces and territories of Canada ? Each of the three Canadian territories has had movements lobbying for their territorial political status to be upgraded to full provincehood. Yukon premier Tony Penikett fought the Meech Lake Accord in the 1980s, on the grounds that provisions of the accord would have made it virtually impossible for the territory to ever become a province.
For example, each territory can legislate in relation to "intoxicants" (because of clause in the Yukon Act, clause 23(I)(p) in the Nunavut Actand section 49 in the Northwest Territories Act). The Northwest Territories and Yukon have both been granted a power to levy a tax on furs, through clause in the Northwest Territories Act and clause 18(l
When to Go in The Yukon, the Northwest Territories and ? The Yukon, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut When to Go in The Yukon, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut Climate. During summer, the farther north you travel, the more daylight you get. Yellowknife and Whitehorse bask under 20 hours of sunshine a day, followed by 4 hours of milky twilight bright enough to read a newspaper by. In Inuvik
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