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Questions and Answers - Arsenic Monitoring in the Yellowknife Area

Publication date: 
July 2017
Resource Category: 
Air quality, Contaminants and recycling, Monitoring, Research and data, Water
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Fact Sheets
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2017 NWT CIMP projects in the Wek’èezhìı region address key regional cumulative
impact questions of regulators, governments and communities. Annual summary sheet highlighting key NWT CIMP-funded projects in the region.

Publication date: 
June 2017
Resource Category: 
Fire, Monitoring, Water, Wildlife and nature
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Fact Sheets
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File
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2017 NWT CIMP projects in the Dehcho regions address key regional cumulative
impact questions of regulators, governments and communities. Annual summary sheet highlighting key NWT CIMP-funded projects in the region.

Publication date: 
June 2017
Resource Category: 
Fire, Monitoring, Water, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
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File
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2017 NWT CIMP projects in the Inuvialuit Settlement Area address key regional cumulative
impact questions of regulators, governments and communities. Annual summary sheet highlighting key NWT CIMP-funded projects in the region.

Publication date: 
June 2017
Resource Category: 
Fire, Monitoring, Water, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
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File
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NWT CIMP projects in the North and South Slave regions address key regional cumulative
impact questions of regulators, governments and communities. Annual summary sheet highlighting key NWT CIMP-funded projects in the region.

Publication date: 
June 2017
Resource Category: 
Fire, Monitoring, Water, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
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File
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2017 NWT CIMP projects in the Gwich'in region address key regional cumulative
impact questions of regulators, governments and communities. Annual summary sheet highlighting key NWT CIMP-funded projects in the region.

Publication date: 
June 2017
Resource Category: 
Fire, Monitoring, Water, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File
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2017 NWT CIMP projects in the North and South Slave regions address key regional cumulative
impact questions of regulators, governments and communities. Annual summary sheet highlighting key NWT CIMP-funded projects in the region.

Publication date: 
June 2017
Resource Category: 
Fire, Monitoring, Water, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File
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Fact sheet about legacy arsenic monitoring in the Yellowknife area.

Publication date: 
May 2017
Resource Category: 
Contaminants and recycling, Monitoring, Research and data, Water
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Fact Sheets
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File
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A survey of muskrat pushups was conducted in spring 2013 along the Slave River
from just north of Fort Chipewyan to Great Slave Lake. Densities and abundance
of pushups were highest in the Slave River Delta, where wetlands provide good
muskrat habitat. The survey provides a baseline of information that can be compared
to future surveys, and enables environmental change to be tracked over time.
The NWT Environmental Research Bulletins (NERB) are series of brief plain language summaries of various environmental research findings in the Northwest Territories. If you’re conducting environmental research in the NWT, consider sharing your information with northern residents in a bulletin. These research summaries are also of use to northern resource decision-makers.

Muskrat pushup abundance along the Slave River
This project was a Slave River and Delta Partnership1 (SRDP) led initiative, a collaboration of many partners. The SRDP also collaborated with the Peace-Athabasca Delta Ecological Monitoring Program and Parks Canada who were undertaking a survey of the Peace-Athabasca Delta and Alberta stem of the
Slave River.

Publication date: 
January 2013
Resource Category: 
Research and data, Water, Wildlife and nature
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Fact Sheets
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File
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Fact sheet on how to take samples for lab analysis

Publication date: 
March 2010
Resource Category: 
Water
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Fact Sheets
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File
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organochlorine pesticides fact sheet

Publication date: 
March 2010
Resource Category: 
Contaminants and recycling, Water
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Fact Sheets
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File
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Drilling Mud Sumps Poster 2002

Publication date: 
January 2002
Resource Category: 
Water
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Fact Sheets
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Information about importance of dissolved oxygen in natural lakes and rivers and how to measure it.

Resource Category: 
Water
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Fact Sheets
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File
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Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs)

Resource Category: 
Contaminants and recycling, Fire, Water
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Fact Sheets
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File
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The NWT Environmental Research Bulletins (NERB) are series of brief plain language summaries of various environmental research findings in the Northwest Territories. If you’re conducting environmental research in the NWT, consider sharing your information with northern residents in a bulletin. These research summaries are also of use to northern resource decision-makers.

Impacts of Linear Development on Fish
Linear developments such as roads, pipelines and seismic lines usually cross
water bodies. This can have an impact on fish and fish habitat. Impacts can
include the blocking of migration routes that prevents fish from feeding,
spawning and accessing over-wintering areas, or contamination from leaks
and spills that poison fish or the food fish eat.

Resource Category: 
Contaminants and recycling, Research and data, Water, Wildlife and nature
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Fact Sheets
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File
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Frequently Asked Questions - NWT Transboundary Water Agreements with Alberta and British Columbia

Resource Category: 
Water
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Fact Sheets
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Turbidity fact sheet (pdf/217.39 KB)

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Fact sheet about turbidity.

Resource Category: 
Water
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Fact Sheets
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Turbidity fact sheet (pdf/217.39 KB)

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Fact sheet about water temperature and testing.

Resource Category: 
Water
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Fact Sheets
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oxidation reduction potential

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Contaminants and recycling, Water
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Fact Sheets
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healthy fish healthy ecosystems

Resource Category: 
Contaminants and recycling, Water, Wildlife and nature
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Fact Sheets
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