Legacy Arsenic Health and Human Risk Assessment Results to be Presented

Public Service Announcement

Yellowknife — June 15, 2021

The results of the Legacy Arsenic Health and Human Risk Assessment will be presented via webinar on June 17, 2021.

This is the final stage of the Human Health Risk Assessment for arsenic in Yellowknife, Ndilo and Dettah.

A virtual public information session will share the results and what they mean for people wanting to enjoy the  land and water, including fishing, foraging and hunting.

The session will be held on Thursday, June 17th from 5:30 to 8pm. After a presentation, questions and answers from the public will be accepted.

The final report and plain language summary will be publically available online after the public information session.

Media can submit questions to the department.

To join online:

To participate by telephone:

  • +1 778 907 2071 OR  +1 647 558 0588

Webinar ID: 823 9984 5959