In addition to outreach and geo-education sessions in the Technical Program, Whitehorse 2016 will feature a number of geoscience outreach activities, including interpretive walks, a public lecture, and the launching of the new Yukon geological highways map.


  • EdGEO Teacher Workshop: YGS HS Bostock Core Library Meeting Room
  • Canadian Geoscience Education Network Annual Meeting:  YGS HS Bostock Core Library Meeting Room
  • Field Trip:  Geoheritage of the Whitehorse Copper Belt

Public Lectures

Grant Zazula: “Ice Age Klondike – frozen mammoths from the goldfields”
Wednesday, June 1st
Beringia Centre

JoAnne Nelson: “Beautiful Lofty Things: Yukon’s Favourite Mountains”
Thursday, June 2nd
Beringia Centre