Resources

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: 

Les incendies sont un élément normal et important de l’écosystème de la forêt boréale. La flore et la faune nordiques se sont adaptées au cycle de la destruction par le feu et de la repousse, et, depuis des milliers d’années, les caribous de la toundra composent avec les répercussions des feux de forêt sur leur aire d’hivernage.

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

Report on the health of the forest - 2016

Publication date: 
September 2016
Resource Category: 
Fire, Forest resources, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Form to assess the site hazards around the structure and better FireSmart your home.

Publication date: 
May 2016
Resource Category: 
Fire, Forest resources, Hunting, trapping and harvesting, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Forms
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Use this booklet to assess your risk from wildland fire, then use the results to FireSmart your home and property.

Publication date: 
May 2016
Resource Category: 
Fire, Forest resources, Hunting, trapping and harvesting, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Brochures
Type of resource: 
File
Publication date: 
January 2015
Resource Category: 
Fire, Forest resources, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Maps
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Environment and Natural Resources Strategic Plan 2015-2020

Publication date: 
January 2015
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Forest resources, Monitoring, Water, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Plans
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Wildland fire and wildlife in the NWT's forests - brochure

Publication date: 
April 2014
Resource Category: 
Fire, Forest resources, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Brochures
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Ecological Regions of the Northwest Territories - Northern Arctic Ecosystem Classification Group. 2013.

Publication date: 
January 2013
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Forest resources, Research and data, Water, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File

Inuvik CWPP (pdf/5.12 MB)

Description: 

Community wildfire protection plan for Inuvik.

Publication date: 
March 2012
Resource Category: 
Fire, Forest resources, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Hunting, trapping and harvesting, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Plans
Type of resource: 
File

Inuvik CWPP (pdf/5.12 MB)

Description: 

Ecological Regions of the Northwest Territories - Southern Arctic Ecological Land Classification Report. 2012.

Publication date: 
January 2012
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Forest resources, Research and data, Water, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

A Biodiversity Special Edition of NWT State of the Environment Report released in 2010.

Publication date: 
July 2010
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Forest resources, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Summary of projects completed under the Western Northwest Territories Biophysical Study between 2008 and 2010.

Publication date: 
January 2010
Resource Category: 
Air quality, Forest resources, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Ecological Regions of the Northwest Territories - Cordillera
Ecosystem Classification Group. 2010.

Publication date: 
January 2010
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Forest resources, Research and data, Water, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Ecological Regions of the Northwest Territories - Taiga Plains Ecological Land Classification Report. 2009.

Publication date: 
January 2009
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Forest resources, Research and data, Water, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Ecological Regions of the Northwest Territories - Taiga Shield Ecological Land Classification Report. 2008.

Publication date: 
January 2008
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Forest resources, Research and data, Water, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Summary of projects completed under the Western Northwest Territories Biophysical Study in 2006/2007.

Publication date: 
January 2007
Resource Category: 
Air quality, Forest resources, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Summary of projects completed under the Western Northwest Territories Biophysical Study in 2005/2006.

Publication date: 
January 2006
Resource Category: 
Air quality, Forest resources, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File

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