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: 

2017 NWT CIMP projects in the Inuvialuit Settlement Area address key regional cumulative
impact questions of regulators, governments and communities. Annual summary sheet highlighting key NWT CIMP-funded projects in the region.

Publication date: 
June 2017
Resource Category: 
Fire, Monitoring, Water, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

NWT CIMP projects in the North and South Slave regions address key regional cumulative
impact questions of regulators, governments and communities. Annual summary sheet highlighting key NWT CIMP-funded projects in the region.

Publication date: 
June 2017
Resource Category: 
Fire, Monitoring, Water, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

2017 NWT CIMP projects in the Gwich'in region address key regional cumulative
impact questions of regulators, governments and communities. Annual summary sheet highlighting key NWT CIMP-funded projects in the region.

Publication date: 
June 2017
Resource Category: 
Fire, Monitoring, Water, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

2017 NWT CIMP projects in the North and South Slave regions address key regional cumulative
impact questions of regulators, governments and communities. Annual summary sheet highlighting key NWT CIMP-funded projects in the region.

Publication date: 
June 2017
Resource Category: 
Fire, Monitoring, Water, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

2017 NWT CIMP projects in the Wek’èezhìı region address key regional cumulative
impact questions of regulators, governments and communities. Annual summary sheet highlighting key NWT CIMP-funded projects in the region.

Publication date: 
June 2017
Resource Category: 
Fire, Monitoring, Water, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

2017 NWT CIMP projects in the Dehcho regions address key regional cumulative
impact questions of regulators, governments and communities. Annual summary sheet highlighting key NWT CIMP-funded projects in the region.

Publication date: 
June 2017
Resource Category: 
Fire, Monitoring, Water, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

NERB Volume 1 Issue 4: Impacts of wildfires on Boreal caribou.
NWT Environmental Research Bulletin -A series of brief plain language summaries of various environmental research findings in the Northwest Territories. If you’re conducting environmental research in the NWT, consider sharing your information with northern residents in a bulletin. These research summaries are also of use to northern resource decision-makers.

Resource Category: 
Wildlife and nature, Fire, Research and data, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File
Description: 

Precautions people can take if smoke becomes a problem in their community.

Resource Category: 
Air quality, Fire, Forest resources
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File

Paper Birch (pdf/996.83 KB)

Description: 

Information on the paper birth tree including its traditional uses and used by wildlife.

Resource Category: 
Fire, Wildlife and nature
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File

Paper Birch (pdf/996.83 KB)

Description: 

Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs)

Resource Category: 
Contaminants and recycling, Fire, Water
Resource Type: 
Fact Sheets
Type of resource: 
File