North Slave’s first forest fires of summer 2018 recorded
Two fires have been reported in the region of Wekweètì, a community of around 130 people some 200 km north of Yellowknife.
NWT lists barren-ground caribou as threatened species
The Northwest Territories has officially listed barren-ground caribou as a threatened species. A separate federal consultation is ongoing.
NWT introduces carbon tax – and plans to pay for much of it
The territory revealed its carbon tax proposals on Wednesday, including a range of measures designed to shield residents from the very same tax.
Łutsel K’e woman flies to US in bid to protect birds
Florence Catholique left her hometown for Bremen, Maine, to take a weeklong course called Hands-on Bird Science.
Who should have the right to run Nahanni paddling trips?
Parks Canada is asking for feedback on a new draft policy governing how river outfitters are licensed in the Nahanni and Nááts’ihch’oh National Park Reserves.
First Nation wants to help caribou recover from forest fires
The Deninu K’ue First Nation wants to address gaps limiting its ability to ensure sustainability for boreal caribou in traditional hunting areas.