"Juri Peepre is a long-time conservationist with a love for wilderness, mountains and wild rivers. After 20 years in the Yukon, he now lives in BC, and continues to work on protected area campaigns in Canada's west and the North. He is the Regional Council Chair of Wildsight, a conservation NGO serving southeast BC, and a project manager with the Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative. Juri was the executive director of the Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society - Yukon Chapter and also served as the national president of CPAWS. He was Yukon coordinator for the ten-year World Wildlife Fund Endangered Spaces campaign. Prior to moving North, Juri was the chair of the Outdoor Recreation Council of B.C. and worked as a protected areas consultant."
Resources and articles
- Training Resources for the Environmental Community Board, organizational web page, accessed April 26, 2012.