Resources

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The Strategy will serve as a ten-year road map for improving waste resource management throughout the territory. / La stratégie servira de feuille de route décennale pour améliorer la gestion des déchets à l’échelle des TNO. (anglais seulement)

Publication date: 
July 2019
Resource Category: 
Climate change, Conservation planning, Contaminants and recycling, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Monitoring, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Strategies
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Depuis le 1er juillet 2019, en vertu des règlements relatifs à la Loi sur la faune des Territoires du Nord-Ouest (TNO), de nouvelles restrictions s’appliquent à l’importation de cerfs vivants et de certaines parties de cerfs provenant d’animaux abattus.

Publication date: 
July 2019
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Have your say, Hunting, trapping and harvesting, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Monitoring, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Starting July 1, 2019, new restrictions on importing live deer and specific deer parts from harvested animals came into effect under the Northwest Territories (NWT) Wildlife Act regulations.

Publication date: 
July 2019
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Have your say, Hunting, trapping and harvesting, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Monitoring, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Reports
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: 

Rapport version provisoire ''Ce que nous avons entendu'' sur le plan sur l'air de répartition du caribou de Bathurst, juin 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: 

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

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)

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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.

Publication date: 
June 2019
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Monitoring, Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Strategies
Type of resource: 
File
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: 

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: 

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: 

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: 

Rapport d’étape sommaire 2017-2018 sur la stratégie de gestion des eaux des TNO

Publication date: 
October 2018
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Monitoring, Research and data, Water
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 
Publication date: 
October 2018
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Monitoring, Research and data, Water
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 
  • You can also find the NWT Water Stewardship Strategy Progress Summary here
Publication date: 
October 2018
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Monitoring, Research and data, Water
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

NERB Volume 3 Issue 15: Tracking Wildlife in the Sahtù Region   Sahtu


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.

Publication date: 
June 2018
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Monitoring, Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
Link
Description: 

Ever wonder how to easily track wildlife in the winter? A pilot study in the Sahtu Region collected such information helping to achieve the regional coverage necessary for monitoring changes to wildlife distribution brought about by industrial development, natural disturbance and climate change. Environment and Natural Resources’ issue #15 of the NWT al Research Bulletin (NERB) series is now available and highlights Tracking Wildlife in the Sahtu Region. Bulletins are issued regularly here to provide a summary of research findings or concepts for NWT residents and northern resource decision makers. Please feel free to circulate broadly.

 

If you have any topics ideas, questions or comments, please contact us at nwtcimp@gov.nt.ca

Publication date: 
March 2018
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Monitoring, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
Link
Description: 

Report on the 5th Biannual Environment and Natural Resources South Slave Regional Wildlife Workshop November 15 – 16, 2017 

South Slave 5th Regional Wildlife Workshop Report - Appendices - 2017

Publication date: 
November 2017
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Hunting, trapping and harvesting, Monitoring, Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Appendices to the Report on the 5th Biannual Environment and Natural Resources South Slave Regional Wildlife Workshop November 15 – 16, 2017 

Publication date: 
November 2017
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Hunting, trapping and harvesting, Monitoring, Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File

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