Resources

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  • If you are researching, observing, and/or handling wildlife in the Northwest Territories (NWT) you need to have the proper permits and licences. This applies to everyone, including government agencies, and is intended to avoid harm to NWT natural, social and cultural environments.
  • Si vous faites des recherches sur la faune, de l’observation ou de la manipulation d’animaux sauvages aux Territoires du Nord-Ouest (TNO), vous devez détenir les licences et les permis appropriés. Cette mesure s’applique à tout le monde, y compris aux organismes gouvernementaux, et vise à éviter les dommages qui pourraient être causés aux milieux naturels, sociaux et culturels des TNO.
Publication date: 
November 2019
Resource Category: 
Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Forms
Type of resource: 
File
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Les chasseurs qui tuent un cerf mulet ou un cerf de Virginie à l’extérieur des TNO doivent soumettre la carcasse de l’animal en question à des analyses de dépistage de la maladie débilitante chronique des cervidés.

Publication date: 
November 2019
Resource Category: 
Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Brochures
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

New regulations require hunters who harvest mule or white-tailed deer outside the NWT border to have the animal tested for chronic wasting disease.

Publication date: 
November 2019
Resource Category: 
Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Brochures
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Guide sur les permis pour animaux domestiques, assorti de renseignements concernant les exigences sur le transport et les clotures

Also available in English under: Domestic sheep in the NWT - Brochure

Publication date: 
November 2019
Resource Category: 
Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Brochures
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

A guide to domestic animal permits, including requirements for transport and fencing

Publication date: 
November 2019
Resource Category: 
Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Brochures
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Recommendation form to have completed and to submit with all applications for Wildlife Research and Observation Permits.

Publication date: 
November 2019
Resource Category: 
Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Forms
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Information on the waterfalls and rapids in the Northwest Territories.

Publication date: 
September 2019
Resource Category: 
Water, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Information on the vascular plants in the NWT.

Publication date: 
September 2019
Resource Category: 
Monitoring, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Information on mineral licks and how they are unique habitat features important to many wildlife species. 

Publication date: 
September 2019
Resource Category: 
Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Full title: Moose (Alces alces) Population Size and Density in the Inuvik Region of the Northwest Territories, March 2017.

  • Tracy Davison and Kristen Callaghan, 16 pages. Wildlife Manuscript 280.
Publication date: 
September 2019
Resource Category: 
Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Manuscript Reports
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 
Publication date: 
September 2019
Resource Category: 
Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 
Publication date: 
September 2019
Resource Category: 
Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 
Publication date: 
September 2019
Resource Category: 
Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 
Publication date: 
September 2019
Resource Category: 
Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Information sur comment et pourquoi faire l'aquisition d'un permis pour animaux domestiques.

Publication date: 
September 2019
Resource Category: 
Hunting, trapping and harvesting, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File

FAQ: Domestic Animal Permit (pdf/633.24 KB)

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Information on who needs a domestic animal permit and how to apply.

Publication date: 
September 2019
Resource Category: 
Hunting, trapping and harvesting, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File

FAQ: Domestic Animal Permit (pdf/633.24 KB)

Description: 
Publication date: 
September 2019
Resource Category: 
Hunting, trapping and harvesting, Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 
Publication date: 
September 2019
Resource Category: 
Hunting, trapping and harvesting, Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Information story about what is rabies and how does it spread. The story is in the Inuvialuktun language.

Publication date: 
August 2019
Resource Category: 
Education and outreach, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Une histoire informative sur ce qu'est la rage et comment elle se propage.

Publication date: 
August 2019
Resource Category: 
Education and outreach, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File

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