Resources

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: 

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

Willows (pdf/780.66 KB)

Description: 

Information on the willow tree including its traditional uses and uses by wildlife.

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

Willows (pdf/780.66 KB)

Tamarack (pdf/906.28 KB)

Description: 

Information on the tamarack tree, the official tree of the NWT, including its traditonal uses and uses by wildlife.

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

Tamarack (pdf/906.28 KB)

Jack Pine (pdf/858.88 KB)

Description: 

Information on the jack pine tree inlcuding its traditional uses and uses by wildlife.

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

Jack Pine (pdf/858.88 KB)

Balsam Poplar (pdf/921.77 KB)

Description: 

Information on the balsam poplar tree including how it is used by people and wildlife.

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

Balsam Poplar (pdf/921.77 KB)

White Spruce (pdf/979.5 KB)

Description: 

Information on the white spruce tree including its traditional uses and uses by wildlife.

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

White Spruce (pdf/979.5 KB)

Subalpine Fir (pdf/903.76 KB)

Description: 

Information on the subalpine fir including its traditonal uses and uses by wildlife.

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

Subalpine Fir (pdf/903.76 KB)

Dwarf Birch (pdf/777.17 KB)

Description: 

Information on the dwarf birch tree including its traditional uses and uses by people wildlife.

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

Dwarf Birch (pdf/777.17 KB)

Trembling Aspen (pdf/987.02 KB)

Description: 

Information on the trembling aspen tree including its traditional uses and uses by wildlife.

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

Trembling Aspen (pdf/987.02 KB)

Mountain Alder (pdf/784.45 KB)

Description: 

Information on the mountain alder tree including its traditional uses and uses by wildlife.

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

Mountain Alder (pdf/784.45 KB)

Black Spruce (pdf/874.44 KB)

Description: 

Information on the black spruce tree including its traditional uses and uses by people and wildlife.

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

Black Spruce (pdf/874.44 KB)