Resources

Description: 

An aide to developers drafting WMMPs to highlight sections of the Northwest Territories Wildlife Act and Species at Risk (NWT) Act that most commonly apply to development activities.

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

Résumé des règlements sur la chasse des Territoires du Nord-Ouest du 1er juillet 2019 au 30 juin 2020, aussi appelé Guide de chasse des TNO. Comprends un résumé des modifications aux règlements en vigueur depuis le 1er juillet 2019 (deuxième phrase de modifications des règlements).

Publication date: 
July 2019
Resource Category: 
Hunting, trapping and harvesting, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

NWT Summary of Hunting Regulations July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2020. Also known as the NWT Hunting Guide. Includes a summary of regulatory amendments in effect July 1, 2019 (Phase 2 regulations).

Publication date: 
July 2019
Resource Category: 
Hunting, trapping and harvesting, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Depuis le 1er juillet 2019, en vertu des règlements relatifs à la Loi sur la faune des Territoires du Nord-Ouest (TNO), de nouvelles restrictions s’appliquent à l’importation de cerfs vivants et de certaines parties de cerfs provenant d’animaux abattus.

Publication date: 
July 2019
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Have your say, Hunting, trapping and harvesting, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Monitoring, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

This is a guide for managing bats in buildings in the NWT.

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

The 2019-20 Water Stewardship Strategy calendar showcases the importance of collaboration in water stewardship in the NWT and features some of the Water Strategy’s key partnerships.

Publication date: 
July 2019
Resource Category: 
Monitoring, Research and data, Water
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Publication date: 
June 2019
Resource Category: 
Monitoring, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Summary of new regulations to protect wildlife in the Northwest Territories (NWT)

Publication date: 
June 2019
Resource Category: 
Hunting, trapping and harvesting, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Chaque année, le ministère de l’Environnement et des Ressources naturelles (MERN) effectue en priorité des relevés aériens des forêts d’épinettes matures, surtout parce qu’il s’agit d’un hôte privilégié par le ravageur qui cause le plus de dommages aux TNO, à savoir la tordeuse des bourgeons de l’épinette (Choristoneura fumiferana).

Publication date: 
June 2019
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Forest resources, Monitoring
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Une carte de toutes les aires proposées et établies en vertu de la Loi sur les aires protégées

Publication date: 
June 2019
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning
Resource Type: 
Maps
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

A summary of what we heard during public engagement on the draft Framework for Boreal Caribou Range Planning.

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

Fire is a natural and important part of the boreal forest ecosystem. Northern plants and animals have adapted to the cycles of fire and regrowth, and barren-ground caribou have co-existed with the effects of forest fires on their winter range for thousands of years.

Publication date: 
June 2019
Resource Category: 
Fire, Forest resources, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Draft Bathurst Caribou Range Plan – What We Heard, June 2019

Publication date: 
June 2019
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Have your say, Hunting, trapping and harvesting, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Monitoring, Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Wildlife Act Phase 2 Regulations and Guidelines: What We Heard Report

Deuxième phase de modifications des règlements liés à la Loi sur la faune : Ce que nous avons entendu - Le présent document contient un résumé en français.

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

This screening questionnaire is a tool to be used by the developer to determine the potential impacts of their developments on wildlife and wildlife habitat to inform decisions about mitigations.

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

These guidelines are intended to clarify requirements and expectations related to Wildlife Management and Monitoring Plans (WMMPs).

Publication date: 
June 2019
Resource Category: 
Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Monitoring, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Guidelines
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

ENR's draft Sustainable Livelihoods Action Plan for public review.

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

L’arsenic est naturellement présent dans le sol et dans l’eau. De plus, il entre dans la fabrication de divers produits, par exemple le verre, le papier, les textiles et les pesticides. Les activités industrielles, telles que l’exploitation minière, entraînent également le rejet d’arsenic dans l’environnement. Cette brochure vous donnera de l'information sur l'arsenic dans la région de Yellowknife.

Publication date: 
June 2019
Resource Category: 
Contaminants and recycling, Monitoring, Research and data
Resource Type: 
Brochures
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Sommaire des nouveaux règlements axés sur la protection de la faune aux Territoires du Nord-Ouest (TNO)

Publication date: 
June 2019
Resource Category: 
Hunting, trapping and harvesting, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File

Forest Health News 2018 (pdf/3.98 MB)

Description: 

Newsletter for the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (ENR) explaining how they conducts annual aerial surveys in areas occupied by mature spruce forests as a priority, mostly because of their significance as a preferred host for the most serious insect pest in the NWT.

Publication date: 
June 2019
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Forest resources, Monitoring
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File

Forest Health News 2018 (pdf/3.98 MB)

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