Programs and Services

Information for anyone researching, observing or handling wildlife in the NWT, including permits, forms and how to apply.
Information about description, distribution, harvest and diseases of the Arctic Fox in the Northwest Territories.
Information about description, distribution, herds, harvest and collaring of barren-ground caribou in the Northwest Territories
little brown myotis bat
Information about description, distribution, habitat, life cycle and how to report bat sightings in the NWT.
Program providing information and workshops to help communities, industry and homeowners reduce the threat of wildland fire.
Information about bear safety in the Northwest Territories.
crushed cans
Program to recycle beverage containers in the Northwest Territories.
Information about biodiversity and biodiversity action planning in the Northwest Territories.
Information about description, distribution, trends, protection, research and life cycle of birds of prey in the NWT.
Information about description, distribution, harvesting and habitat of black bears in the Northwest Territories.
Description, distribution, habitat, management and species at risk status of Boreal caribou in the NWT.
There are five types of caribou in the NWT. Risks and management considerations for each type are very different.
Information about climate change in the Northwest Territories, and the Climate Change Strategic Framework.
Submit public comments about the management and conservation of wildlife or their habitat in the Northwest Territories.
Information about conservation network planning in the Northwest Territories, including "Healthy Land, Healthy People".
Information on the GNWT's contaminated sites program.
NWT CIMP coordinates conducts and funds research and reporting about the environment in the NWT.
Description, distribution, habitat, diseases and harvesting of the Dall's sheep in the NWT