Environment and Natural Resources
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources promotes and supports the sustainable use and development of natural resources to protect, conserve and enhance the Northwest Territories environment for the social and economic benefit of all residents.
This responsibility is shared with Aboriginal, federal, territorial, and municipal governments, boards and agencies and every resident of the Northwest Territories.
Bill 3 - Wildlife Act
Bill 3 - Wildlife Act received second reading in the Legislative Assembly on March 5, 2013. Click here for a copy of Bill 3.
The Standing Committee on Economic Development and Infrastructure begins public hearings on Bill 3 - Wildlife Act in Yellowknife on April 2, 2013. Click here for the public hearing schedule.
Click here for more information on the proposed new Wildlife Act.