Resources

Description: 

Iidentifies key action likely to generate greenhouse gas emission reductions when stimulated by policy - 2011

Publication date: 
January 2011
Resource Category: 
Climate change
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

A strategy for the use of biomass energy in the Northwest Territories developed in 2010.

Publication date: 
July 2010
Resource Category: 
Climate change, Forest resources
Resource Type: 
Strategies
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Report of proceedings from the Science in the Changing North Conference held in Yellowknife in July 2009.

Publication date: 
July 2009
Resource Category: 
Climate change
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Describes impacts of climate change on GNWT activities and the actions GNWT Departments are taking to adapt. 2008

Publication date: 
January 2008
Resource Category: 
Climate change
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Report on the proceedings at the Remote Community Wind Energy Conference held in Tuktoyaktuk in November 2007.

Publication date: 
November 2007
Resource Category: 
Climate change
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Provides requirements and direction on the release, servicing, training, record-keeping, labelling and disposal of equipment and appliance containing ozone depleting substances and their halocarbon alternatives.

Publication date: 
August 2007
Resource Category: 
Climate change, Contaminants and recycling, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines
Resource Type: 
Guidelines
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

A preliminary study was conducted on the potential of Con Mine as a geothermal heat source for the City of Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada. The objective of the study is to provide conceptual models of the resource and its potential energy value for the City of Yellowknife.

Publication date: 
January 2007
Resource Category: 
Climate change, Research and data, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Identifies actions being taken to control greenhouse gas emissions from the NWT 2007-2011

Publication date: 
January 2007
Resource Category: 
Climate change
Resource Type: 
Strategies
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Evaporation Calculations at the Salmita-Tundra Mine Site, 1993 to 2004

Publication date: 
January 2004
Resource Category: 
Climate change, Contaminants and recycling, Research and data, Water
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Provides the GNWT official position on climate change. 2004

Publication date: 
January 2004
Resource Category: 
Climate change
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Educational resouces for teachers on taking action on climate change and global warming.

Publication date: 
January 2001
Resource Category: 
Climate change, Education and outreach
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

A Homeowner’s Guide to Permafrost in the Northwest Territories provides practical information for homeowners on how to maintain the permafrost supporting their homes. The guide provides general information on permafrost in the Northwest Territories, the damage permafrost thaw can cause to a house and areas where maintenance or risk prevention is advisable.

Resource Category: 
Climate change, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines
Resource Type: 
Guidelines
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Geothermal favouribility mapping and figures appendix to Geothermal Favourability Report

Resource Category: 
Climate change, Research and data
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File

Energy for the Future (pdf/4.48 MB)

Description: 

An Energy Plan for the Northwest Territories developed in 2001

Resource Category: 
Climate change
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File

Energy for the Future (pdf/4.48 MB)

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Climate Change Strategic Framework - Knowledge fact sheet
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Aussi disponible en français avec le titre: Cadre stratégique sur le changement climatique - Les connaissances sur le changement climatique

Resource Category: 
Climate change
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Map of permafrost seasonal surface displacement in Yellowknife.

Resource Category: 
Climate change
Resource Type: 
Maps
Type of resource: 
File

Climate Change Curriculum (pdf/143.12 KB)

Description: 

Climate Change Information Note
Also available in French as Programme d’études sur le changement climatique

Resource Category: 
Climate change, Education and outreach
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File

Climate Change Curriculum (pdf/143.12 KB)

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NERB Volume 1 Issue 5: How slumps impact aquatic systems in the Gwich’in Settlement Area
NWT Environmental Research Bulletin -A 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.

Resource Category: 
Climate change, Research and data, Water
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File

What Cool Schools Can Do (pdf/178.5 KB)

Description: 

Tips for local schools that want to take action on climate change.

Resource Category: 
Climate change, Education and outreach
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File

What Cool Schools Can Do (pdf/178.5 KB)

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