Resources

Description: 

Poster showing land cover classification in the NWT, updated 2017.

Publication date: 
February 2017
Resource Category: 
Forest resources, Research and data
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Geographical Information System (GIS) Capacities in the Northwest Territories.
The Canadian Biodiversity Strategy calls for the development of information management systems to facilitate the
rapid analysis and distribution of biological and biophysical data and information. GIS is recognized as one of the
most efficient ways to share and analyze data and information between organizations involved in landscape-level
resource and ecological management.

Resource Category: 
Forest resources, Research and data
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File

Willows (pdf/780.66 KB)

Description: 

Information on the willow tree including its traditional uses and uses by wildlife.

Resource Category: 
Forest resources, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File

Willows (pdf/780.66 KB)

Tamarack (pdf/906.28 KB)

Description: 

Information on the tamarack tree, the official tree of the NWT, including its traditonal uses and uses by wildlife.

Resource Category: 
Forest resources, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File

Tamarack (pdf/906.28 KB)

Jack Pine (pdf/858.88 KB)

Description: 

Information on the jack pine tree inlcuding its traditional uses and uses by wildlife.

Resource Category: 
Forest resources, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File

Jack Pine (pdf/858.88 KB)

Balsam Poplar (pdf/921.77 KB)

Description: 

Information on the balsam poplar tree including how it is used by people and wildlife.

Resource Category: 
Forest resources, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File

Balsam Poplar (pdf/921.77 KB)

White Spruce (pdf/979.5 KB)

Description: 

Information on the white spruce tree including its traditional uses and uses by wildlife.

Resource Category: 
Forest resources, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File

White Spruce (pdf/979.5 KB)

Subalpine Fir (pdf/903.76 KB)

Description: 

Information on the subalpine fir including its traditonal uses and uses by wildlife.

Resource Category: 
Forest resources, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File

Subalpine Fir (pdf/903.76 KB)

Dwarf Birch (pdf/777.17 KB)

Description: 

Information on the dwarf birch tree including its traditional uses and uses by people wildlife.

Resource Category: 
Forest resources, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File

Dwarf Birch (pdf/777.17 KB)

Description: 

Precautions people can take if smoke becomes a problem in their community.

Resource Category: 
Air quality, Fire, Forest resources
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File

Trembling Aspen (pdf/987.02 KB)

Description: 

Information on the trembling aspen tree including its traditional uses and uses by wildlife.

Resource Category: 
Forest resources, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File

Trembling Aspen (pdf/987.02 KB)

Mountain Alder (pdf/784.45 KB)

Description: 

Information on the mountain alder tree including its traditional uses and uses by wildlife.

Resource Category: 
Forest resources, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File

Mountain Alder (pdf/784.45 KB)

Black Spruce (pdf/874.44 KB)

Description: 

Information on the black spruce tree including its traditional uses and uses by people and wildlife.

Resource Category: 
Forest resources, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File

Black Spruce (pdf/874.44 KB)