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The flag of national flag of Canada was chosen as well as several other provincial flags were created.is a green, white, and blue tricolour with the at the centre above a wreath of , the . An official flag for Yukon was created during the 1960s, a decade in which the
The flag was selected from a territory-wide design competition in 1967, with a total of 137 submissions. The winning design, submitted bygraduate Lynn Lambert, was officially adopted on March 1, 1968.
The flag is divided into three coloured panels of green, white, and blue, representing Yukon's forests, snow, and lakes and rivers respectively. The crest of the coat of arms is a, a common work dog in the Yukon, standing on a mound of snow. The shield of the Coat of Arms contains the for England, with a roundel with a pattern of (fur), called Roundel in Vair, in . Below in the middle of the shield are two vertical wavy lines, representing , on a blue background. Finally at the bottom of the shield are two red triangles, representing the territory's mountains, with gold circles in them, representing the great mineral resources.