Yukon NDP caucus fracking motion up for debate

During afternoon business today, the Yukon Legislative Assembly will debate a motion regarding hydraulic fracturing tabled by Yukon NDP MLA Lois Moorcroft:

THAT this House condemns the Government of Yukon’s decision to proceed with hydraulic fracturing against the will of Yukoners, the recommendations of the Select Committee Regarding the Risks and Benefits of Hydraulic Fracturing and the concerns of the scientific community.

Members of the public can watch the debate at the Yukon Legislative Assembly in Whitehorse (2071 2nd Avenue) immediately following Question Period at 2 pm.