Resources

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You need this permit if you plan to do scientific research on wildlife, collect wildlife specimens, study wildlife or wildlife habitat in the Northwest Territories (NWT). A permit is required to conduct a survey or census of wildlife or wildlife behaviour, administer drugs, collect or purchase specimens or carry out any scientific research relating to wildlife. Research includes monitoring, experiments, surveys and/or any type of study done for the collection of vertebrates, except fish, and/or wildlife habitat-related information or data.

Publication date: 
January 2018
Resource Category: 
Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Forms
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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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Wildlife Manuscript Report 266. Boulanger, J. 2017. Exploration of Harvest Strategies for Bluenose-East Caribou Herd using Post-calving Based Estimates of Herd
Size in 2010. 35 pp.

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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Wildlife Manuscript Report 270. Davison, T., J. Williams and J. Adamczewski. 2017. Aerial Survey of Peary Caribou (Rangifer tarandus pearyi) and Muskoxen (Ovibos moschatus) on Banks Island, July 2014. 20 pp.

Publication date: 
December 2017
Resource Category: 
Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Manuscript Reports
Type of resource: 
File
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Wildlife Manuscript Report 265. Griswold, J., T.L. McDonald, M.L. Branigan, E.V. Regehr and S.C. Amstrup. 2017. Southern and Northern Beaufort Sea Polar Bear Subpopulation Estimates under a Proposed Boundary Shift. 39 pp.

Publication date: 
December 2017
Resource Category: 
Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Manuscript Reports
Type of resource: 
File
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Wildlife Manuscript Report 269. Boulanger, J., K.G. Poole and C.A. DeMars. 2017. Review of Bison Monitoring Program for the Northwest Territories. 110 pp.

Publication date: 
December 2017
Resource Category: 
Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Manuscript Reports
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Recommendation form to have completed and to submit with all applications for Wildlife Research and Observation Permits.

Publication date: 
December 2017
Resource Category: 
Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Forms
Type of resource: 
File
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Wildlife Manuscript Report 267. Boulanger, J., B. Croft, J. Adamczewski, H.D. Cluff, M. Campbell, D. Lee and N.C. Larter. 2017. An Estimate of Breeding Females and Analyses of Demographics for the Bathurst Herd of Barren-ground Caribou: 2015 Calving Ground Photographic Survey. 91 pp.

Publication date: 
December 2017
Resource Category: 
Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Manuscript Reports
Type of resource: 
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
Type of resource: 
Link
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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
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Inaugural annual report of the Alberta-Northwest Territories Bilateral Management Committee.

Aussi disponible en français : SOMMAIRE : Pour une gestion collaborative de nos eaux communes. Rapport annuel 2015-2016 présenté aux ministres par le Comité bilatéral de gestion de l’Alberta et des Territoires du Nord-Ouest

Sommaire : Pour une gestion collaborative de nos eaux communes. Rapport annuel 2015-2016 présenté aux ministres par le Comité bilatéral de gestion de l’Alberta et des Territoires du Nord-Ouest

Full Annual Report available at: Working Together to Manage Our Shared Waters: Alberta-Northwest Territories Bilateral Management Committee Annual Report to Ministers 2015-16

Publication date: 
November 2017
Resource Category: 
Monitoring, Research and data, Water
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
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MAP - NWT CIMP-FUNDED PROJECTS IN THE NORTH AND SOUTH SLAVE REGIONS 2004-2018

Publication date: 
November 2017
Resource Category: 
Monitoring, Research and data
Resource Type: 
Maps
Type of resource: 
Link
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Publication date: 
November 2017
Resource Category: 
Monitoring, Research and data, Water
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
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NERB Volume 2 Issue 14: NERB Volume 2 Issue 9: Caribou, Mining Operations and the Zone of Influence


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: 
November 2017
Resource Category: 
Monitoring, Research and data, Water, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
Link
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Premier rapport annuel du Comité bilatéral de gestion de l’Alberta et des Territoires du Nord-Ouest.

Also available in English: Executive Summary: Working Together to Manage Our Shared Waters. 2015-2016 Alberta-Northwest Territories Bilateral Management Committee

Executive Summary: Working Together to Manage Our Shared Waters. 2015-2016 Alberta-Northwest Territories Bilateral Management Committee

Publication date: 
November 2017
Resource Category: 
Monitoring, Research and data, Water
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Abstract Volume - Environmental Research and Monitoring Results Workshop: North and South Slave Regions - October 2017

Publication date: 
November 2017
Resource Category: 
Monitoring, Research and data
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
Link
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
Publication date: 
August 2017
Resource Category: 
Research and data, Water
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File

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