Resources

Description: 

Record wildlife sightings occurring outside of planned surveys, including observations of wildlife made by staff outside of the environment department. (En anglais seulement)

Publication date: 
December 2017
Resource Category: 
Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Monitoring, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

The Mining RECLAIM Model has been developed to assist the GNWT, the Land and/or Water Boards, and other stakeholders (typically proponents) to estimate closure and reclamation costs at mines and advanced mineral explorations projects in the Northwest Territories (NWT). This User Manual includes descriptions of:

  • Considerations for closure cost estimates in northern settings (Section 2);
  • How different parties may approach the cost estimate for a given site (Section 3); and
  • The RECLAIM Model and guidance on how to use it (Section 4 and 5).
Publication date: 
November 2017
Resource Category: 
Contaminants and recycling, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Water
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

The Oil and Gas RECLAIM Model has been developed to assist the GNWT, the Land and/or Water Boards, and other stakeholders (typically proponents) to estimate closure and reclamation costs at oil and gas exploration and production-sites in the Northwest Territories (NWT). This User Manual includes descriptions of:

  • Considerations for closure cost estimates in northern settings (Section 2);
  • How different parties may approach the cost estimate for a given site (Section 3); and
  • The RECLAIM Model and guidance on how to use it (Section 4 and 5).
Publication date: 
November 2017
Resource Category: 
Contaminants and recycling, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Water
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File

Active Pit Bird Monitoring (pdf/368.59 KB)

Description: 

Monitor active pits and the surrounding location to document, track and deter all bird activity including nesting activity, resting or hunting. (En anglais seulement)

Publication date: 
June 2017
Resource Category: 
Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Monitoring, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File

Active Pit Bird Monitoring (pdf/368.59 KB)

Description: 

Work instruction for Blasting, Guarding and Initiating explosive at the Ekati mine. (En anglais seulement)

Publication date: 
June 2017
Resource Category: 
Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Monitoring
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

GNWT WEMP Including Caribou Road Mitigation Plan measure (en anglais seulement)

Under subsection 95(1) of the Wildlife Act, a developer may be required to prepare a Wildlife Management and Monitoring Plan (WMMP) for approval by the Minister of Environment and Natural Resources (ENR), and to adhere to the approved plan if the Minister is satisfied that the proposed development is likely to: result in a significant disturbance to big game; substantially alter, damage or destroy habitat; pose a threat of serious harm to wildlife or habitat; or significantly contribute to cumulative impacts on a large number of big game or on habitat.

Publication date: 
June 2017
Resource Category: 
Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Monitoring
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File