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Being located within a vast expanse of forest, the Bloodvein river corridor (or portions of it) is periodically subject to naturally occurring wildland fires. This was the case in the summer of 2021, when Manitoba, Ontario and other areas of North America experienced a particularly challenging wildland fire season.
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In June of 1971, some two dozen young canoeists camped out on the shore of Lake Laberge on the Yukon River waiting for the ice to clear. The ice was delaying the 640 km downriver trip to Dawson City, which marked the beginning of Parks Canada’s Wild Rivers Survey. Although it could not have been known at the time, the trip became the precursor of the Canadian Heritage River System.
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Nominations for the Canadian Heritage River Award, the Kazan (Harvaqtuuq) and Thelon (Akillinik) celebrate 30 years as Heritage Rivers, and meet Paula Kigjugalik Hughson, Technical Planning Committee member for Nunavut.