Resources

Description: 

The Forest Management Division (FMD) of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (ENR) is responsible for monitoring forest health conditions across the NWT to ensure the forest has the capacity for renewal after a wide range of disturbances, and is able to retain its ecological resiliency while meeting the current and future needs of NWT residents.

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

Le Programme du savoir sera utilisé par les dirigeants gouvernementaux, les planificateurs, les décideurs politiques et les chercheurs pour réaliser les objectifs stratégiques du gouvernement et améliorer la qualité de l’information utilisée pour la prise de décisions aux TNO.

Publication date: 
June 2019
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Hunting, trapping and harvesting, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Monitoring, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Strategies
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Movements of barren-ground caribou have been tracked by the Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) since 1996 using satellite radio collars. Collars provide key information on caribou throughout the year.

Publication date: 
June 2019
Resource Category: 
Monitoring, Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Les incendies sont un élément normal et important de l’écosystème de la forêt boréale. La flore et la faune nordiques se sont adaptées au cycle de la destruction par le feu et de la repousse, et, depuis des milliers d’années, les caribous de la toundra composent avec les répercussions des feux de forêt sur leur aire d’hivernage.

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

Preliminary screening notification for the establishment of Ts’udé Nilįné Tuyeta territorial protected area.

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

Template for a Tier 1 WMMP (pdf/204.68 KB)

Description: 

This template has been provided to assist developers in preparing a basic Wildlife Management and Monitoring Plan (WMMP) that can outline how impacts to wildlife and wildlife habitat will be mitigated and monitored.

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

Template for a Tier 1 WMMP (pdf/204.68 KB)

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: 

Information sur les tiques des TNO.

Publication date: 
May 2019
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Information brochure on ticks in the Northwest Territories.

 

Publication date: 
May 2019
Resource Category: 
Hunting, trapping and harvesting, Monitoring, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Brochures
Type of resource: 
File

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