Effective April 1, 2023: the Departments of Lands and Environment and Natural Resources have merged into one.



The Northwest Territories (NWT) Protected Areas Strategy (PAS) is a partnership process to establish protected areas in the NWT. The PAS process requires that as areas are identified, the known cultural, ecological and economic values are studied, documented and discussed. As part of this work, Non-Renewable Resource Assessments of mineral and hydrocarbon potential are conducted on areas of interest. (En anglais seulement)

Publication date: 
March 2010
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Conservation planning, Legislation, Regulations, Policies and Guidelines, Monitoring, Research and data
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