News & Events

One of the Wolf Spider Species not identified  Photo credit: S. Carriere,
July 16, 2020

The WRRB has made several changes to its website over the past year, including the creation of a new page for... READ MORE »

The NWT Miracle
July 16, 2020

In June 2020, the WRRB challenged the WLWB to a friendly competition to gather non-perishables for The NWT Miracle, which was held July 1st... READ MORE »

Queen Yellow-banded kw'ıahnǫ (Bumblebee) on willow, Ontario. Photo credit: Sarah Johnson. Used with permission
July 16, 2020

This installment of our Spotlight on a Species at Risk is on the Yellow-banded kw'ıahnǫ (Bumblebee). This can be found across Canada in the Yukon... READ MORE »

Randi Jennings at her going away party in May. Photo credit: Jody Pellissey.
July 16, 2020

On June 12, 2020, the WRRB said goodbye to Randi Jennings, who joined our team a little over a year ago on a thirteen-month contract as Wildlife... READ MORE »

Aimee and Laura during their TASR site visit; Photo Credit: Laura Meinert
July 16, 2020

Recently, our Conservation Biologist, Aimee Guile, and newly returned Wildlife Management Biologist, Laura Meinert, went on a site visit of the... READ MORE »

Horned Grebe; Provided by ECCC
April 2, 2020

Every so often, the WRRB likes to share details about a species in Wek’èezhìı that has been designated as a Species at Risk. This season’s feature... READ MORE »

April 2, 2020

In the January 2020 newsletter, a brief reintroduction to the Advisory Committee for Cooperation on Wildlife Management (ACCWM) and what it does... READ MORE »

Lead researcher, Angus Smith, conducts a group scan. Photo Credit: Aimee Guile
April 1, 2020

At the beginning of March 2020, our Conservation Biologist, Aimee Guile, assisted with a Caribou behaviour research project that took place at... READ MORE »