Resources

Description: 

The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) Department of Environment and Natural Resources (ENR) is excited to announce a new pilot grant program, in the 2018/2019 fiscal year, to support NWT youth in making their water stewardship project ideas a reality.

The purpose of the grant program is to support youth engagement and leadership in water stewardship. The program, with total funding of $10,000, offers support through mentorship and a number of small project grants. The goal is to help connect young people to experiences and resources that further build their skills and interests in water stewardship.

Youth Water Stewardship and Mentorship Grant Program Application Form 2018 2019

Aussi disponible en français :

Programme jeunesse de subvention et de mentorat pour la gestion des eaux - Renseignements et critères d’admissibilité - 2018 2019

Programme jeunesse de subvention et de mentorat pour la gestion des eaux - Formulaire de demande - 2018 2019

Publication date: 
September 2018
Resource Category: 
Water
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Le ministère de l’Environnement et des Ressources naturelles (MERN) du gouvernement des Territoires du Nord-Ouest (GTNO) est ravi d’annoncer la mise en place, pour l’exercice 2018-2019, d’un programme pilote de subvention destiné à aider les jeunes des TNO à concrétiser leur projet de gestion des eaux.

Le nouveau programme de subvention vise à favoriser la mobilisation et le leadership des jeunes en matière de gestion des eaux. Doté d’un fonds de 10 000 $, il offre un appui sous la forme de mentorat et de plusieurs subventions pour des projets à petite échelle, le but étant d’amener les jeunes à profiter de ressources et à vivre des expériences qui les aideront à renforcer leurs compétences et leur intérêt relativement à la gestion des eaux.

Programme jeunesse de subvention et de mentorat pour la gestion des eaux - Formulaire de demande - 2018 2019

Also available in English as:

Youth Water Stewardship and Mentorship Grant Program Guidelines 2018 2019

Youth Water Stewardship and Mentorship Grant Program Application Form 2018 2019

Publication date: 
September 2018
Resource Category: 
Water
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

The Oil and Gas RECLAIM Model has been developed to assist the GNWT, the Land and/or Water Boards, and other stakeholders (typically proponents) to estimate closure and reclamation costs at oil and gas exploration and production-sites in the Northwest Territories (NWT). This User Manual includes descriptions of:

  • Considerations for closure cost estimates in northern settings (Section 2);
  • How different parties may approach the cost estimate for a given site (Section 3); and
  • The RECLAIM Model and guidance on how to use it (Section 4 and 5).
Publication date: 
November 2017
Resource Category: 
Contaminants and recycling, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Water
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

The Mining RECLAIM Model has been developed to assist the GNWT, the Land and/or Water Boards, and other stakeholders (typically proponents) to estimate closure and reclamation costs at mines and advanced mineral explorations projects in the Northwest Territories (NWT). This User Manual includes descriptions of:

  • Considerations for closure cost estimates in northern settings (Section 2);
  • How different parties may approach the cost estimate for a given site (Section 3); and
  • The RECLAIM Model and guidance on how to use it (Section 4 and 5).
Publication date: 
November 2017
Resource Category: 
Contaminants and recycling, Legislation, regulations, policy and guidelines, Water
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

One year since the release of the NWT Water Stewardship Strategy Action Plan 2016-2020, the comprehensive 2016/2017 NWT Water Stewardship Strategy Progress Review took place and assessed 52 Performance Indicators and 84 Action Items. This spreadsheet contains data for each Performance Indicator and Action Item that was assessed during the 2016/2017 review.

Publication date: 
November 2017
Resource Category: 
Monitoring, Water
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

2017-2018 NWT Youth Water Stewardship Opportunities Calendar. During development of the Water Strategy, water partners emphasized the importance of involving young people in water stewardship. Youth are the future leaders of our territory. Opportunities for youth to learn about water stewardship and participate in water stewardship activities create informed leaders and decision-makers of tomorrow. This calendar lists opportunities for young people to explore water stewardship activities and programming in the NWT. Each month highlights different ways for youth to get involved! More detailed information about each program is available at the back of the calendar. For a print copy or high resolution file, please contact nwtwaterstrategy@gov.nt.ca .

Publication date: 
June 2017
Resource Category: 
Monitoring, Water
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

NWT CIMP 2016-17 Water Blueprint - October 2016

Publication date: 
October 2016
Resource Category: 
Monitoring, Water
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

NWT-BC Transboundary Water Management Agreement (October 2015)

Publication date: 
October 2015
Resource Category: 
Water
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Publication date: 
October 2015
Resource Category: 
Water
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Also available in French:
ENTENTE BILATÉRALE SUR LA GESTION DES EAUX DU BASSIN DU MACKENZIE entre le gouvernement de l’Alberta et le gouvernement des Territoires du Nord-Ouest 2015-02-24

Publication date: 
February 2015
Resource Category: 
Research and data, Water
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Mackenzie River Basin Bilateral Water Management Agreement between the Government of Alberta and the Government of the Northwest Territories 2014-12-09 Appendices.

Publication date: 
December 2014
Resource Category: 
Water
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Mackenzie River Basin Bilateral Water Management Agreement between the Government of Alberta and the Government of the Northwest Territories Draft for Internal Review.

Publication date: 
November 2014
Resource Category: 
Water
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Summary of differences in the NT-AB Bilateral Water Management Agreement (v. November 17, 2014) and the NT-BC Bilateral Water Management Agreement (v. August 18, 2014) (Intentions Documents)

Publication date: 
November 2014
Resource Category: 
Water
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

FAQ: Intentions Documents for Northwest Territories - British Columbia and Northwest Territories - Alberta Bilateral Water Management Agreements.

Publication date: 
November 2014
Resource Category: 
Water
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Mackenzie River Basin Bilateral Water Management Agreement between the Government of British Columbia and the Government of the Northwest Territories 2014-08-15 Appendices

Publication date: 
August 2014
Resource Category: 
Water
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Mackenzie River Basin Bilateral Water Management Agreement between the Government of British Columbia and the Government of the Northwest Territories 2014-08-15 Draft for Internal Review.

Publication date: 
August 2014
Resource Category: 
Water
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Eligibility criteria for the Council of the Federation Excellence in Water Stewardship Award in the NWT, 2014.

Publication date: 
January 2014
Resource Category: 
Water
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Publication date: 
October 2013
Resource Category: 
Water
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Calendar 2013 NWT Source Water Protection Planning

Publication date: 
January 2013
Resource Category: 
Water
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

The NWT Water Stewardship Strategy Northern Voices, Northern Waters: the NWT Water Stewardship Strategy (NWT Water Stewardship Strategy) was released in May 2010.
The NWT Water Stewardship Strategy is a made in the north strategy intended to guide effective, long-term stewardship of NWT water resources. One of the “Keys to Success” in the NWT Water Stewardship Strategy is the establishment of “a pilot study for community source water protection planning that links aquatic ecosystem indicator development and community-based monitoring.” In response to this “Key to Success”, the Government
of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) initiated a document to assist communities in the preparation of source water protection planning. This 2012 Source Water Assessment and Protection (SWAP) program document is the outcome.

Publication date: 
February 2012
Resource Category: 
Water
Resource Type: 
Documents
Type of resource: 
File

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