Resources

Description: 

The Framework for Boreal Caribou Range Planning is a guide for developing five regional range plans that will determine how habitat for boreal caribou will be managed across the Northwest Territories.

Publication date: 
August 2019
Resource Category: 
Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Information story about what is rabies and how does it spread.

Publication date: 
August 2019
Resource Category: 
Education and outreach, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Nahanni Bison Management Plan

  • Comprend un sommaire en français
Publication date: 
August 2019
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Monitoring, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
File Reports
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

The Framework for Boreal Caribou Range Planning is a guide for developing five regional range plans that will determine how habitat for boreal caribou will be managed across the Northwest Territories (NWT).

Publication date: 
August 2019
Resource Category: 
Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Plans
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

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: 

An aide to developers drafting WMMPs to highlight sections of the Northwest Territories Wildlife Act and Species at Risk (NWT) Act that most commonly apply to development activities.

Publication date: 
July 2019
Resource Category: 
Education and outreach, Monitoring, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
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: 

Guide pour vous aider à gérer les chauves-souris qui s'installent dans vos bâtiments.

Publication date: 
July 2019
Resource Category: 
Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Brochures
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

This is a guide for managing bats in buildings in the NWT.

Publication date: 
July 2019
Resource Category: 
Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File

Template for a Tier 1 WMMP (pdf/204.68 KB)

Description: 

This template has been provided to assist developers in preparing a basic Wildlife Management and Monitoring Plan (WMMP) that can outline how impacts to wildlife and wildlife habitat will be mitigated and monitored.

Publication date: 
June 2019
Resource Category: 
Monitoring, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File

Template for a Tier 1 WMMP (pdf/204.68 KB)

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

ENR's draft Sustainable Livelihoods Action Plan for public review.

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

Movements of barren-ground caribou have been tracked by the Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) since 1996 using satellite radio collars. Collars provide key information on caribou throughout the year.

Publication date: 
June 2019
Resource Category: 
Monitoring, Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Fire is a natural and important part of the boreal forest ecosystem. Northern plants and animals have adapted to the cycles of fire and regrowth, and barren-ground caribou have co-existed with the effects of forest fires on their winter range for thousands of years.

Publication date: 
June 2019
Resource Category: 
Fire, Forest resources, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Wildlife Monitoring and Management Plan for the Tłı̨chǫ All Season Road. (En anglais seulement)

Publication date: 
June 2019
Resource Category: 
Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Monitoring, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Wildlife Act Phase 2 Regulations and Guidelines: What We Heard Report

Deuxième phase de modifications des règlements liés à la Loi sur la faune : Ce que nous avons entendu - Le présent document contient un résumé en français.

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

This screening questionnaire is a tool to be used by the developer to determine the potential impacts of their developments on wildlife and wildlife habitat to inform decisions about mitigations.

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

These guidelines are intended to clarify requirements and expectations related to Wildlife Management and Monitoring Plans (WMMPs).

Publication date: 
June 2019
Resource Category: 
Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Monitoring, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Guidelines
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Summary of new regulations to protect wildlife in the Northwest Territories (NWT)

Publication date: 
June 2019
Resource Category: 
Hunting, trapping and harvesting, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File

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