"Provide for the stewardship of NWT forests through sustainable management of forest resources and forest fire management."
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources provides a policy, planning and regulatory framework for the stewardship, protection and sustainable management of forest resources on 33-million hectares of land in the Northwest Territories. Our goal is to ensure sustainability of forest use for future generations through careful management and fire prevention and protection.
Programs and services provided include wildland fire management, prevention and protection, forest education, forest health and silviculture.
Current Forest Fire Situation Report
Current Forest Fire Situation Map
Current Fire Danger Map
Current Wildfire Bulletins
Forest Inventory and Analysis
Forest Renewal and Health