Upper Liard, Yukon, Settlement, population 132 (2011c), 178 (2006c). Upper Liard is located 7 km west of Watson Lake on the Alaska Highway. Upper Liard is a Kaska Dena community situated at the scenic Upper Liard River Bridge. The Liard River was named by voyageurs "Rivière aux Liards" after the species of poplar trees which grew along its banks. The community of Upper Liard is based on tourism, in particular, tourists travelling the Alaska Highway, and on the forest products and other industries of the Watson Lake area.
- MLA 8TH EDITION
- Welch, Deborah and Michael Payne. "Upper Liard". The Canadian Encyclopedia, 31 January 2017, Historica Canada. https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/upper-liard. Accessed 22 April 2019.
- APA 6TH EDITION
- Welch, D.,, & Payne, M., Upper Liard (2017). In The Canadian Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/upper-liard
- CHICAGO 17TH EDITION
- Welch, Deborah, and Michael Payne, "Upper Liard". In The Canadian Encyclopedia. Historica Canada. Article published August 08, 2012; last modified January 31, 2017. https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/upper-liard
- TURABIAN 8TH EDITION
- Deborah Welch and Michael Payne, The Canadian Encyclopedia, s.v. "Upper Liard", last modified January 31, 2017, https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/upper-liard
|Published Online||August 8, 2012|
|Last Edited||December 15, 2013|
Upper Liard, Yukon, Settlement, population 132 (2011c), 178 (2006c).