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Group shot of the WLWB staff, Board members, and Bear Monitor: Back row, left to right: Shalyn Norrish, Anneli Jokela, Ryan Fequet, Patti Magrum, Rhiana Bams, Patty Ewaschuk, Brodie Costello. Front, Left to Right” Sarah Elsasser, Paul Mackenzie, Meghan Schnurr, Mike Nitsiza, Joe Mackenzie, Mason Mantla, and Roberta Judas. Photo Credit: Roberta Judas.
October 18, 2019

The Communications Officer participated in this year’s Wek'èezhìı Land and Water Board (WLWB) staff retreat which took place at the Yellowknives... READ MORE »

Photo Credit: D. Allaire, GNWT
October 18, 2019

Boreal caribou are a distinct population of woodland caribou. Woodland caribou are larger animals than barren-ground caribou. Their coat is brown... READ MORE »

Sunset in Whatì. Photo Credit: Shalyn Norrish.
October 18, 2019

The WRRB held its fall Board meeting in Whatì this September 10 and 11, 2019. The Board’s meetings, which were held at the Cultural Centre, were... READ MORE »

Fish Camp 2019 at Russell Lake; Photo Credit: WRRB Staff
October 18, 2019

The Tłı̨chǫ Aquatic Effects Monitoring Program or ‘Fish Camp’ was held at Russell Lake on August 26 - 30, 2019. This was the first year that the... READ MORE »

One of the many beautiful spots where trapping was done this season. Photo Credit: Shalyn Norrish.
October 18, 2019

Over the summer and into the fall, the WRRB Conservation Biologist, Aimee Guile, Wildlife Management Biologist, Randi Jennings, and Communications... READ MORE »

Photo Credit: Chief Paul Niditchie School
September 12, 2019


The NWT On the Land Collaborative is currently accepting applications for funding to support on the land initiatives in your region.... READ MORE »

Photo Credit: John Nishi, ENR
August 1, 2019

On Monday July 29, 2019, the NWT Species at Risk Secretariat announced the completion of the Recovery Strategy for Wood Bison in the NWT... READ MORE »

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August 1, 2019

The NWT Species at Risk Secretariat has released the ... READ MORE »

Photo Credit: Andy Krisch, ENR
August 1, 2019

The NWT Species at Risk Secretariat has released the Draft Recovery Strategy for Barren-ground Caribou in the NWT which you can... READ MORE »