Resources

Description: 

The Knowledge Agenda is a tool that will be used by GNWT leaders, planners, policy-makers and researchers, in conjunction with GNWT legislation, policies, strategies and plans to advance the strategic goals of government and ultimately improve the quality of information used to make decisions in the Territory.

Publication date: 
June 2019
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Monitoring, Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Strategies
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)

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: 

This document details the expectations regarding the required sections for a full-scale Tier 3 WMMP. Specific sections required for Tier 1 and 2 WMMPs are described in the WMMP Process and Content Guidelines. A template for a Tier 1 WMMP is also provided.

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

Plan d’action sur les moyens de subsistance durables du ministère de l’Environnement et des Ressources naturelles pour 2019 à 2023 - Ébauche pour examen public

Publication date: 
June 2019
Resource Category: 
Hunting, trapping and harvesting, 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: 

Summary of public engagement (February to May 2019) toward the development of the draft Sustainable Livelihoods Action Plan.

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

L’arsenic est naturellement présent dans le sol et dans l’eau. De plus, il entre dans la fabrication de divers produits, par exemple le verre, le papier, les textiles et les pesticides. Les activités industrielles, telles que l’exploitation minière, entraînent également le rejet d’arsenic dans l’environnement. Cette brochure vous donnera de l'information sur l'arsenic dans la région de Yellowknife.

Publication date: 
June 2019
Resource Category: 
Contaminants and recycling, Monitoring, Research and data
Resource Type: 
Brochures
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Arsenic occurs naturally in the Earth’s soil and water. Arsenic is also used to make products such as glass, paper, textiles, pesticides, and is also released into the environment through industrial activities, such as mining. This brochure will give you plenty of information on the legacy arsenic around Yellowknife.

Publication date: 
June 2019
Resource Category: 
Contaminants and recycling, Monitoring, Research and data
Resource Type: 
Brochures
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
Description: 

Sommaire des nouveaux règlements axés sur la protection de la faune aux Territoires du Nord-Ouest (TNO)

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
Description: 

The Forest Management Division (FMD) of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (ENR) is responsible for monitoring forest health conditions across the NWT to ensure the forest has the capacity for renewal after a wide range of disturbances, and is able to retain its ecological resiliency while meeting the current and future needs of NWT residents.

Publication date: 
June 2019
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Forest resources, Monitoring
Resource Type: 
Reports
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Chaque année, le ministère de l’Environnement et des Ressources naturelles (MERN) effectue en priorité des relevés aériens des forêts d’épinettes matures, surtout parce qu’il s’agit d’un hôte privilégié par le ravageur qui cause le plus de dommages aux TNO, à savoir la tordeuse des bourgeons de l’épinette (Choristoneura fumiferana).

Publication date: 
June 2019
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Forest resources, Monitoring
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File

Forest Health News 2018 (pdf/3.98 MB)

Description: 

Newsletter for the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (ENR) explaining how they conducts annual aerial surveys in areas occupied by mature spruce forests as a priority, mostly because of their significance as a preferred host for the most serious insect pest in the NWT.

Publication date: 
June 2019
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning, Forest resources, Monitoring
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File

Forest Health News 2018 (pdf/3.98 MB)

Description: 

Une carte de toutes les aires proposées et établies en vertu de la Loi sur les aires protégées

Publication date: 
June 2019
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning
Resource Type: 
Maps
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Map of established and candidate areas under the Protected Areas Act

Publication date: 
June 2019
Resource Category: 
Conservation planning
Resource Type: 
Maps
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

A summary of what we heard during public engagement on the draft Framework for Boreal Caribou Range Planning.

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

Cadre de planification de l’aire de répartition du caribou boréal – « Ce que nous avons entendu »

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

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