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Yellowknife – February 11, 2020
Ministers' Statements and Speeches

Mr. Speaker, the Government of the Northwest Territories knows that climate change is an important issue to Northwest Territories residents and all Canadians.

Yellowknife – February 6, 2020
Ministers' Statements and Speeches

Mr. Speaker, caribou are central to our communities, as a food source and as part of the local culture and way of life.

As you know, Mr. Speaker, our caribou herds are struggling. In particular, the Bathurst and Bluenose-East herds have suffered serious declines in recent years.

Yellowknife – January 16, 2020
News Releases

This weekend, Cabinet members, Indigenous governments and Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) officials will head to Vancouver for AME Mineral Roundup – one of Canada’s largest mining conferences.

Yellowknife – December 12, 2019
News Releases

Starting January 1, 2020, new hunters must complete Hunter Education prior to being issued a hunting licence in the Northwest Territories (NWT).

Yellowknife – December 12, 2019
Ministers' Statements and Speeches

Mr. Speaker, hunting has a long and honourable history in the Northwest Territories. At the heart of this tradition is a deep respect for wildlife, the environment and the people of this land.

Yellowknife – August 22, 2019
Communiqué

Minister of Environment and Natural Resources Robert C. McLeod released a new framework that will guide the development of five regional range plans for boreal caribou in the Northwest Territories (NWT).

 

Yellowknife – August 21, 2019
News Releases

A plan developed by a multi-stakeholder working group to address changes on the traditional range of the Bathurst caribou herd was released today.

Yellowknife – August 20, 2019
Ministers' Statements and Speeches

Mr. Speaker, this government made a commitment at the beginning of this Legislative Assembly to support the effective co-management of our caribou herds.

Yellowknife – August 19, 2019
Ministers' Statements and Speeches

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