Aquatic resources of the Northwest Territories

by Peter J. McCart

Publisher: Dept. of Information, Govt. of the Northwest Territories in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories

Written in English
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Get this from a library. Aquatic resources of the Northwest Territories. [Peter J McCart; J Den Beste; Science Advisory Board of the Northwest Territories.] -- Describes the most significant northern fish species, including proper management.

Get this from a library. Arctic Land Use Research Program a survey of the aquatic resources of the central Keewatin Region of the Northwest Territories. [G MacDonald; D B Stewart; Arctic Land Use Research Program (Canada)] -- Summary of the freshwater fishery resources of the area of the Northwest Territories between Queen Maud Gulf and the Hudson.

Aquatic Resources (AR) is an interdisciplinary, four­-year dual major program, leading to a B.A. or a degree. Students pursue Aquatic Resources as a major with one of Public Policy and Social Research (political science, anthropology and/or sociology), Economics, Biology, Earth Sciences or Math, Statistics, and Computer Science.

The Northwest Territories Water Smart® Program (WS Program) was established in partnership with the Government of Northwest Territories within their Drowning Prevention Action Plan, which is an initiative under the Healthy Choices Framework.

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Throughout most of the 20th century, the territories constituted more than one-third of the area of Canada and reached almost from the eastern to the western extremities of the country, across the roof of the North American continent. The creation in of the territory of. Main natural resources if Northwest Territories are 1.

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Summers in the north are short and cool, daytime highs of 14–17 degrees Celsius (57–63 °F), Capital: Yellowknife. Ecosystem Classification Group. Ecological Regions of the Northwest Territories – Northern Arctic.

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The Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO; French: Pêches et Océans Canada, MPO), is a department of the Government of Canada that is responsible for developing and implementing policies and programs in support of Canada's economic, ecological and scientific interests in oceans and inland waters.

Its mandate includes responsibility for the conservation Jurisdiction: Canada. CARS is a unit within the American Fisheries Society comprised of members interested in Canadian fisheries and other aquatic resources. Canada. Canada is a nation with three ocean coasts, countless freshwater rivers and lakes, and home to many aquatic species.

Teaching. CARS is currently editing a book on Canadian fisheries sciences for use. The Northwest Territories Chapter was formed in by Dough McNiven and Grant Baker.

With the tremendous number of hectares of aquatic resources in the NWT, the list of potential projects is long.

Although based in Yellowknife, projects in other parts of the NWT are not out of reach. Water in the Northwest Territories Environment and Natural Resources Government of the Northwest Territories Phone: Email: [email protected] Map showing the water quality CBM sites established in and File Size: 6MB.

The Northwest Territories (NWT) has an abundance of fresh water. This water is essential to ecosystem health, and the social, cultural and economic well-being of territorial residents. Northerners rely on water and aquatic ecosystems for sustenance, recreation, and transportation.

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for the Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) for voluntary use by communities interested in source water protection planning. This document is intended to guide source water protection planning at the community or regional level, recognizing the uniqueness of each community with regards to land use activities and source water conditions.

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We are the trusted provider of water management solutions to over 1, organizations around the world that collect, manage, and process large volumes of water data. LIFESAVING SOCIETY 1 AQUATIC SAFETY AUDITS Aquatic Safety Audit AUDIT REPORT Purpose The Government of Northwest Territories department of Industry, Tourism and Investment retained the Lifesaving Society to undertake a comprehensive aquatic safety audit on the unsupervised waterfront facility at Hay River Territorial Park.

It was agreed that the. Click on the title to browse this issue. Listed under the Education, Outreach and Schools tab at left are educational resources for teachers, non-governmental organizations and others who are involved in education activities regarding water stewardship.

Public education staff at Government of the Northwest Territories, Environment and Natural Resources (GNWT- ENR) are working with water partners to. NWT Recreation and Parks Association - NWTRPA, Yellowknife, NT. 2, likes talking about this. Established inthe NWT Recreation and Parks Association is works with communities across Followers: K.

Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada (AANDC) has, as one of its functions in the north, the mandate to manage water resources in the Northwest Territories and Nunavut. On April 1,responsibility for the management of water resources in Yukon was transferred to the Government of the Yukon.

to water in the Northwest Territories and Nunavut.4 It also highlights some recent water resource management issues from the perspective of northern water management institutions.

The paper is not intended to provide a detailed review of water law in the NWT or Nunavut but rather to describe the water managementFile Size: KB. Arctic Lupine.

Scientific name: Lupinus arcticus. Habitat: Prefers open areas (including gravel), grassy alpine slopes, moist tundra, heath and s are well adapted to northern climates, and can enrich soils that have low nitrogen levels.

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excellent government services. good jobs and economic opportunities to work and do business. Newcomers may hear "welcome to the Northwest. Northwest Territories, territory ( pop. 37,),sq mi (1, sq km), NW Canada. The Northwest Territories lie W of Nunavut, N of lat.

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Buddy the Lifeguard Dog (Mascot) This folder contains information needed on how to book Buddy the Lifeguard Dog, the Lifesaving Society’s mascot for your next community event! • Buddy Handbook • Buddy Booking Loan Agreement. What is the department doing to manage the renewable resources and environment of the Northwest Territories?

In the NWT, the department continues to play a role through the implementation of land claims and works with the Government of the Northwest Territories to implement environmental management measures.Cover page for book.

This analysis concludes with an executive summary of the impact of the land claims agreement on water management in the Northwest Territories.