Resources

Description: 

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
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Fact sheet for engagement on the Draft Bathurst Caribou Range Plan.

Publication date: 
January 2018
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Have your say, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

A plain language version of the Wildlife Act.

  • Ce document est bilingue
Publication date: 
January 2018
Resource Category: 
Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Traditional Knowledge of Caribou and Caribou People, APPENDIX D. This is part of the Draft Bathurst Caribou Range Plan. For engagement purposes only.

Publication date: 
January 2018
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Have your say, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Traditional Knowledge of Caribou and Caribou People, APPENDIX A. This is part of the Draft Bathurst Caribou Range Plan. For engagement purposes only.

Publication date: 
January 2018
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Have your say, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Caribou Range Assessment and Technical Information, APPENDIX C. This is part of the Draft Bathurst Caribou Range Plan. For engagement purposes only.

Publication date: 
January 2018
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Have your say, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

This is a technical supporting document to the Bathurst Caribou Range Plan (BCRP). It is a draft document for engagement purposes only.

Publication date: 
January 2018
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Have your say, Hunting, trapping and harvesting, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

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
Description: 

This document summarizes comments received during the 2017 engagement period on developing a Bathurst Caribou Range Plan.

Publication date: 
December 2017
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

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
Description: 

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
Description: 

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
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

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
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
Description: 

Chasseur résident déclaration obligatoire sur la chasse au bison pour les chasseurs résidents

Publication date: 
November 2017
Resource Category: 
Hunting, trapping and harvesting, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Forms
Type of resource: 
Link
Description: 

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
Description: 

Resident hunter mandatory bison hunt report form 

Resident hunters with a current NWT bison tag must carry their tag while hunting and must submit a harvest report to ENR regardless of success.

Information provided by hunters on the Resident Hunter Mandatory Bison Hunt Report Form helps improve wildlife management.

Publication date: 
November 2017
Resource Category: 
Hunting, trapping and harvesting, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Forms
Type of resource: 
File

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