Resources

Description: 

A guide to species in the Northwest Territories currently listed, or under consideration for listing, under federal and territorial species at risk legislation, 2020 edition.

Publication date: 
May 2020
Resource Category: 
Climate change, Conservation planning, Monitoring, Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Guide des espèces des Territoires du Nord-Ouest déjà inscrites, ou dont l’inscription est à l’étude, en vertu des lois fédérale et territoriale sur les espèces en péril, édition 2020.

Publication date: 
May 2020
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Monitoring, Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File

Wolves SOP (pdf/608.36 KB)

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Capture, handling and release of wolves standard operating procedures.

  • Seulement disponible en anglais.
Publication date: 
December 2019
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Hunting, trapping and harvesting, Monitoring, Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File

Wolves SOP (pdf/608.36 KB)

Caribou Care SOP (pdf/932.48 KB)

Description: 

Capture, handling and helease of caribou standard operating procedure.

  • Seulement disponible en anglais.
Publication date: 
November 2019
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Hunting, trapping and harvesting, Monitoring, Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File

Caribou Care SOP (pdf/932.48 KB)

Bear SOP (pdf/588.25 KB)

Description: 

Capture, handling and release of bears standard operating procedure.

  • Seulement disponible en anglais
Publication date: 
November 2019
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Hunting, trapping and harvesting, Monitoring, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File

Bear SOP (pdf/588.25 KB)

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)

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: 

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.

Publication date: 
March 2019
Resource Category: 
Climate change, Conservation planning, Monitoring, Research and data
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

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. 

Publication date: 
March 2019
Resource Category: 
Climate change, Conservation planning, Monitoring, Research and data
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Non-Renewable Resources Assessment 2013 (En anglais seulement)

Publication date: 
March 2013
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Monitoring, Research and data
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

As part of the process for establishing a protected area in the Northwest Territories (NWT), an assessment of the potential socio-economic effects of designating a protected area is required. The NWT is currently assessing whether it should protect all or parts of the Ts‟ude niline Tu‟eyeta Candidate Protected Area, an area of about 15,000 square kilometres in the Sahtu Region, and has commissioned this study to assess the potential social and economic impacts on the adjacent community of Fort Good Hope. (En anglais seulement)

Publication date: 
December 2011
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Monitoring, Research and data
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Publication date: 
July 2010
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Monitoring, Research and data
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

The Northwest Territories (NWT) Protected Areas Strategy (PAS) is a partnership process to establish protected areas in the NWT. The PAS process requires that as areas are identified, the known cultural, ecological and economic values are studied, documented and discussed. As part of this work, Non-Renewable Resource Assessments of mineral and hydrocarbon potential are conducted on areas of interest. (En anglais seulement)

Publication date: 
March 2010
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Monitoring, Research and data
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

This study has been commissioned by the NWT-PAS Working Group to contribute to phase 1 of step 5 in the 8 step NWT-PAS. This report used existing data to provide a socio-economic characterization of the community of Fort Good Hope, describes the resource use patterns in the RRW and attempts to determine the economics of such patterns, describes the cultural importance of the RRW to the people of Fort Good Hope and provides a natural capital assessment framework for phase 2 of the NWT-PAS socioeconomic assessment.

Publication date: 
March 2009
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Monitoring, Research and data
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Ecological Assessment Phase 1 & 2 2007 - Full Document (En anglais seulement)

Publication date: 
March 2007
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Monitoring, Research and data
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Summary of the Ecological Assessment Phase 1 & 2. (En anglais seulement)

Publication date: 
March 2007
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Monitoring, Research and data
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

This report summarizes an assessment of the hydrocarbon (oil and gas) resource potential of the proposed Ts’ude niline Tu’eyeta Candidate Protected Area.

Publication date: 
March 2007
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Monitoring, Research and data
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Non-Renewable Resource Assessment Phase 1 - Petroleum - 2007 (En anglais seulement)

Publication date: 
March 2007
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Monitoring, Research and data
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Draft Renewable Resource Assessment 2006 (En anglais seulement)

Publication date: 
March 2006
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Monitoring, Research and data
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Non-Renewable Resource Assessment Phase 1 – Minerals (En anglais seulement)

Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Monitoring, Research and data
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File