Make it Wild – Window Bird Deterrents!

Make it Wild – Window Bird Deterrents!

Twenty creative bird enthusiasts created their own custom hanging ornaments to deter bird strikes from windows last Wednesday night. Wildlife Technician Scott Cameron presented about how we can best deter birds from injury due to window collisions. In Yukon, we have...
Make it Wild – Bird boxes!

Make it Wild – Bird boxes!

YuKonstruct and Fish and Wildlife Enhancement Trust‘s November Make it Wild Workshop was about making bird boxes for Yukon’s small cavity nesting birds–swallows, bluebirds and chickadees. The participants learned about local bird populations, tips to...
Instructables Woodworking Club: 1st meeting a success!

Instructables Woodworking Club: 1st meeting a success!

The first Instructables Woodworking Club meeting was a great success! Our 5 participants were eager to learn, and the excellent step-by-step project in the Instrutctables Woodworking Class took us through the project. Here’s what Instructables Club member Lana...
Make it Wild: Re-usable Game Bags

Make it Wild: Re-usable Game Bags

YuKonstruct and the Fish and Wildlife Enhancement Trust partnered up to teach a group of hunters about sewing and caring for meat in the field.  Sound like a odd mix? Not when you are making a customized re-usable game bag! Conservation Officer, Aaron Koss Young,...
Instructables contest update: In the lead!

Instructables contest update: In the lead!

Congratulations! We are the first team to reach 100 featured instructables in the makerspace contest!  This means YuKonstruct has won some great prizes: Prusa i3 Printer Demo Sat Ardusat License $100 3D Hubs Gift Code $500 to Makeblock Gift Code Five Instructables...