YRITWC Documents

To download a .pdf version of the 2010 YRITWC Brochure, click here.

Alaska Publications

Yukon River Watershed Plan (pdf file)

Alaska Tribes model Ordinance (pdf file)

First Nations model WQ Legislation (pdf file)

Fortymile River Watershed Assessment - DRAFT (pdf file)
The Yukon River Inter-Tribal Watershed Council, YRITWC, is dedicated to the protection and preservation of the Yukon River Watershed. As part of our commitment to the health of the Yukon River and its tributaries, the YRITWC intiated the Fortymile watershed assessment. This watershed assessment is intended to assess the overall health of the Fortymile watershed. It is envisioned that this report will be upgraded as more information is located and analyzed. Working in partnership with the Bureau of Land Management. Click here to link into their Fortymile River Project website.

Unified Watershed Assessment - DRAFT (pdf file)

Annotated Bibliography (pdf file)

Ichthyophonus in Yukon River King Salmon (pdf file)
What Does It Mean for Subsistence and Commercial Fishing? Newsletter Article and Pictures by Joe Sullivan, Yukon River Drainage Fisheries Association

International Opportunities for the Protection of the Yukon River Watershed.
A Handbook of Strategies. Produced by the Indian Law Resource Center (pdf file).

Yukon River Tribal Environmental Success Stories
Assembled by Darcie Warden, Yukon River Inter-Tribal Watershed Council.

A Handbook of Domestic Statutory Stratagies
Federal Statutory Statagies for the protection of the Yukon River Watershed in Alaska and the Yukon Territory. Preliminary edition by Lucy Simpson - Indian Law Resource Center

Model Community Emergency Response Plan. Produced by Elise G. DeCola and Tim L. Robertson in February 2002 for the YRITWC.
Table of Contents

  1. Emergency Management Policies
  2. Disaster Preparedness
  3. Initiating an Emergency Response
  4. Siren Alert and Warning System
  5. Disaster Assistance
  6. Incident Management Team
  7. Shelter Operations
  8. Concluding the Response
  9. Local Agencies and Resources
  10. Disaster Mental Health Resources

Yukon Publications

Forty Mile River Water Assesment - Draft (.pdf)

Unified Watershed Assesment - Draft (word)

Alaska Native Solid Waste Success Stories
Assembled by Jennifer Williams, Northern Arizona University.