Resources

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A guide to domestic animal permits, including requirements for transport and fencing

Publication date: 
November 2019
Resource Category: 
Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Brochures
Type of resource: 
File
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  • You need this permit if you plan to film, interact with, manipulate or undertake close observation of big game species in the Northwest Territories.
  • 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.
Publication date: 
November 2019
Resource Category: 
Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Forms
Type of resource: 
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: 
November 2019
Resource Category: 
Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Forms
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 
  • 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: 
November 2019
Resource Category: 
Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Forms
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Un guide des espèces des Territoires du Nord-Ouest déjà inscrites, ou dont l’inscription est à l’étude, en vertu des lois fédérale et territoriale sur les espèces en péril, édition 2018.

Publication date: 
November 2019
Resource Category: 
Monitoring, Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 
  • 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: 
November 2019
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 Care Committee members forward their review and comments to the committee Chair, who will document all WCC comments and recommendations on an individual Protocol Review Form. 
  • Les membres du Comité de protection de la faune des TNO transmettent leur examen et leurs commentaires au président du comité qui prendra en compte tous les commentaires et recommandations écrits sur ce formulaire de révision du protocole. 
Publication date: 
November 2019
Resource Category: 
Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Forms
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Les chasseurs qui tuent un cerf mulet ou un cerf de Virginie à l’extérieur des TNO doivent soumettre la carcasse de l’animal en question à des analyses de dépistage de la maladie débilitante chronique des cervidés.

Publication date: 
November 2019
Resource Category: 
Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Brochures
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Guide sur les permis pour animaux domestiques, assorti de renseignements concernant les exigences sur le transport et les clotures

Also available in English under: Domestic sheep in the NWT - Brochure

Publication date: 
November 2019
Resource Category: 
Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Brochures
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 
  • 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: 
November 2019
Resource Category: 
Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Forms
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

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

Publication date: 
November 2019
Resource Category: 
Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Forms
Type of resource: 
File
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New regulations require hunters who harvest mule or white-tailed deer outside the NWT border to have the animal tested for chronic wasting disease.

Publication date: 
November 2019
Resource Category: 
Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Brochures
Type of resource: 
File
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Information on mineral licks and how they are unique habitat features important to many wildlife species. 

Publication date: 
September 2019
Resource Category: 
Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
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Full title: Moose (Alces alces) Population Size and Density in the Inuvik Region of the Northwest Territories, March 2017.

  • Tracy Davison and Kristen Callaghan, 16 pages. Wildlife Manuscript 280.
Publication date: 
September 2019
Resource Category: 
Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Manuscript Reports
Type of resource: 
File
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Publication date: 
September 2019
Resource Category: 
Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Information sur comment et pourquoi faire l'aquisition d'un permis pour animaux domestiques.

Publication date: 
September 2019
Resource Category: 
Hunting, trapping and harvesting, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
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Information on the waterfalls and rapids in the Northwest Territories.

Publication date: 
September 2019
Resource Category: 
Water, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 
Publication date: 
September 2019
Resource Category: 
Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File

FAQ: Domestic Animal Permit (pdf/633.24 KB)

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Information on who needs a domestic animal permit and how to apply.

Publication date: 
September 2019
Resource Category: 
Hunting, trapping and harvesting, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File

FAQ: Domestic Animal Permit (pdf/633.24 KB)

Description: 
Publication date: 
September 2019
Resource Category: 
Hunting, trapping and harvesting, Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File

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