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.
The Knowledge Agenda is a tool that will be used by GNWT leaders, planners, policy-makers and researchers, in conjunction with GNWT legislation, policies, strategies and plans to advance the strategic goals of government and ultimately improve the quality of information used to make decisions in the Territory.
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.
The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) Department of Environment and Natural Resources (ENR) is developing a Protected Areas Act to be used for the establishment of permanent protected areas in the Northwest Territories (NWT).
The NWT Environmental Audit checks to see how well our northern regulatory system is working to protect the environment. It can identi fy both successes and challenges. A key role of the Audit is to make recommendati ons that will improve how the environment is managed.
Il s’agit de l’évaluati on de l’effi cacité du régime de réglementati on ténois pour la protecti on de l’environnement. La vérifi cati on environnementale permet de souligner tant les diffi cultés que les réussites de la démarche. L’une de ses principales foncti ons est de formuler des recommandations pour améliorer la gesti on de l’environnement.