Resources

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Summary of Water Partners’ Responsibilities in the Action Plan 2016-2020

Publication date: 
September 2018
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Monitoring, Research and data, Water
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Reports
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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
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Conservation planning, Monitoring, Research and data, Wildlife and nature
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Fact Sheets
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Help us collect fish samples! The Government of the Northwest Territories, in partnership with the Government of Canada, is studying the extent of contamination in the environment from former mining operations around Yellowknife. 

Aidez-nous à recueillir des échantillons de poissons! Le gouvernement des Territoires du Nord-Ouest, en collaboration avec le gouvernement du Canada, réalise des études pour déterminer l’étendue de la contamination laissée par les activités minières à proximité de Yellowknife.

 

Publication date: 
June 2018
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Contaminants and recycling, Hunting, trapping and harvesting, Research and data, Water
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Brochures
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File
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April 2018
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Monitoring, Research and data
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Guidelines
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Full title: Comparing Kidney Histology: Moose Harvested in the Mackenzie Valley versus the Mackenzie Mountains 2018.

  • Nicholas C. Larter, Colin R. Macdonald, and N. Jane Harms. 13 pp. Wildlife Manuscript Report 272.
Publication date: 
March 2018
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Monitoring, Research and data, Wildlife and nature
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Manuscript Reports
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File
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Full title: Comparing Kidney Histology: Moose Harvested in the Mackenzie Valley versus the Mackenzie Mountains 2018.

  • Tracy Davison and Kristen Callaghan 14 pp. Wildlife Manuscript Report 271.
Publication date: 
March 2018
Resource Category: 
Monitoring, Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Manuscript Reports
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File
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Annual Report of the GNWT Traditional Knowledge activities and programs done in 2015-2016.

Publication date: 
February 2018
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Research and data
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Reports
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File
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Anyone conducting wildlife research within the NWT that will involve handling wildlife needs to complete this form and submit it to the chair of the Wildlife Care Committee, in addition to applying for a general permit to conduct research within the NWT. / Toute personne menant des recherches sur la faune dans les TNO qui implique la manipulation d'animaux sauvages doit compléter ce formulaire et le soumettre au comité de protection de la faune, en plus de demander un permis général pour mener ces recherches dans les TNO.

 

Publication date: 
January 2018
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Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Research and data, Wildlife and nature
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Forms
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File
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Northern Voices, Northern Waters: The NWT Water Stewardship Strategy (the Strategy) is a made-in-the-North Strategy developed to guide long-term stewardship of water resources in the Northwest Territories (NWT).

The update reflects the significant policy changes stemming from the NWT Lands and Resources Devolution Agreement, which came into effect on April 1, 2014.

Bilingual Executive Summary available.

Publication date: 
January 2018
Resource Category: 
Research and data, Water
Resource Type: 
Strategies
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File
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As a term of condition attached to your permit, a summary report is required within 3 months of the expiry of the permit to the issuing office. Please use this form to report your activities and findings. Additional research permits will not be granted until ENR has received a report on work done under a previous permit. / L’une des conditions de votre permis est d’envoyer un rapport sommaire au bureau émetteur dans les trois mois suivant l’expiration du permis. Veuillez utiliser le présent formulaire pour consigner vos activités et vos observations. Aucun autre permis de recherche ne sera octroyé tant que le MERN n’aura pas reçu un rapport sur le travail réalisé en vertu d’un permis précédent.

Publication date: 
January 2018
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Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Forms
Type of resource: 
File
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Publication bilangue.

Northern Voices, Northern Waters: The NWT Water Stewardship Strategy (the Strategy) sets a common path forward to steward our waters. All water partners, including all water users, are encouraged to embrace the Strategy as
a starting point for future actions.
Le document La voix du Nord, les eaux du Nord : Stratégie sur la gestion des eaux des Territoires du Nord-Ouest établit une marche à suivre commune en vue de protéger les eaux de notre territoire. À partir de maintenant, tous les partenaires de la gestion des eaux, notamment les utilisateurs de cette ressource, sont invités à tenir compte de ce texte avant d’agir.

Full document available in English only.

Publication date: 
January 2018
Resource Category: 
Research and data, Water
Resource Type: 
Strategies
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File
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If you are researching, observing, and/or handling wildlife in the Northwest Territories (NWT) you need to have the proper permits and licences. This applies to everyone, including government agencies, and is intended to avoid harm to NWT natural, social and cultural environments. / Si vous faites des recherches sur la faune, de l’observation ou de la manipulation d’animaux sauvages aux Territoires du Nord-Ouest (TNO), vous devez détenir les licences et les permis appropriés. Cette mesure s’applique à tout le monde, y compris aux organismes gouvernementaux, et vise à éviter les dommages qui pourraient être causés aux milieux naturels, sociaux et culturels des TNO.

Publication date: 
January 2018
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Research and data, Wildlife and nature
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Forms
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File
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This is to be completed after the research involving handling wildlife has been completed, and submitted to the Chair of the Wildlife Care Committee. You will likely need to save this PDF to your desktop prior to filling it out if you wish to save or send an electronic copy of the completed form. / Ce rapport doit être rempli lorsqu’un projet approuvé impliquant la manipulation d’animaux est terminé, et ce, dans les trois mois suivant la date d’expiration du permis ou au moment de présenter une demande de prolongation pour un protocole existant

Publication date: 
January 2018
Resource Category: 
Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Forms
Type of resource: 
File
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Bilingual publication

Northern Voices, Northern Waters: The NWT Water Stewardship Strategy (the Strategy) sets a common path forward to steward our waters. All water partners, including all water users, are encouraged to embrace the Strategy as
a starting point for future actions.
Le document La voix du Nord, les eaux du Nord : Stratégie sur la gestion des eaux des Territoires du Nord-Ouest établit une marche à suivre commune en vue de protéger les eaux de notre territoire. À partir de maintenant, tous les partenaires de la gestion des eaux, notamment les utilisateurs de cette ressource, sont invités à tenir compte de ce texte avant d’agir.

Full document available in English only.

Publication date: 
January 2018
Resource Category: 
Research and data, Water
Resource Type: 
Strategies
Type of resource: 
File
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Taiga Environmental Laboratory Field Sheet

Publication date: 
January 2018
Resource Category: 
Monitoring, Research and data, Water
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Forms
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File
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Full title: Southern and Northern Beaufort Sea Polar Bear Subpopulation Estimates under a Proposed Boundary Shift.

  • Boulanger, J., K.G. Poole and C.A. DeMars. 2017. 110 pp. Wildlife Manuscript Report 269.
Publication date: 
December 2017
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Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Manuscript Reports
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File
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Full title: Estimate of Breeding Females and Analysis of Demographics for the Bathurst Herd.

  • Boulanger, J., B. Croft, J. Adamczewski, H.D. Cluff, M. Campbell, D. Lee and N.C. Larter. 2017. 91 pp. Wildlife Manuscript Report 267.
Publication date: 
December 2017
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Research and data, Wildlife and nature
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Manuscript Reports
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File
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Wildfire Impacts on the North Slave Region Ecosystem/Répercussions des feux de forêt sur l’écosystème des cours d'eau

Cette vidéo met en avant un projet financé par le PSEC des TNO, mené par Mike Pisaric de l’Université Brock, pour étudier les effets cumulatifs de deux principaux agents de perturbation – la sécheresse et les feux de forêt – et leurs effets sur les forêts et les systèmes aquatiques dans la région du Slave Nord.

Publication date: 
December 2017
Resource Category: 
Climate change, Forest resources, Monitoring, Research and data
Resource Type: 
Studies
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Link
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Full title: Exploration of Harvest Strategies for Bluenose-East Caribou Herd using Post-calving Based Estimates of Herd Size in 2010.

  • Boulanger, J. 2017. 35 pp. Wildlife Manuscript Report 266.
Publication date: 
December 2017
Resource Category: 
Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Manuscript Reports
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File
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Full title: Aerial Survey of Peary Caribou (Rangifer tarandus pearyi) and Muskoxen (Ovibos moschatus) on Banks Island, July 2014.

  • Davison, T., J. Williams and J. Adamczewski. 2017. 20 pp. Wildlife Manuscript Report 270.
Publication date: 
December 2017
Resource Category: 
Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Manuscript Reports
Type of resource: 
File

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