News & Events

Bumble bee in Fort Smith, NWT (Photo:  Jody Pellissey, WRRB)
June 26, 2017

The WRRB met with other members of the Conference of Management Authorities (CMA) in Fort Smith, NWT, on May 2-4, 2017 to discuss a number of... READ MORE »

Cover of NWT Species 2016-2020 Report
June 26, 2017

A recent publication is helping to build knowledge of the rich biodiversity of the NWT.   The NWT General Status Ranking Program collects... READ MORE »

Whatì Shore (Susan Beaumont, WRRB)
June 2, 2017

The WRRB will be in Whatì next week for its next Board meeting.  Community members are welcome to sit in on the meetings.  The Board will meet on... READ MORE »

WRRB Board meeting
May 8, 2017

We know that our country is stronger,  and our government more effective, when decision-makers reflect Canada’s diversity. For this reason, the... READ MORE »

Esker on the Barrenlands (Photo: GNWT / T. Stephenson)
May 1, 2017

We're getting ready for this year's Tłı̨chǫ Summer Student Research Assistant Program (TSSRAP) at Daring Lake on the Barrenlands 300 km north of... READ MORE »

Ross's goose swimming (Photo:  Dick Daniels / Wikimedia Commons (CC BY-SA 3.0)
April 20, 2017

As spring warms up, goose migration is just around the corner and with it, the spring 2017 conservation harvest season.   You can find up-to-date... READ MORE »

Northern Leopard Frog. Photo:  Douglas Wilhelm Harder / Wikipedia Commons (CC BY-SA 3.0)
March 24, 2017

Mackenzie Wood Bison

At its February Board meeting, the WRRB supported the proposed listing of Wood Bison as threatened in the NWT.  In... READ MORE »

Tǫdzı (boreal caribou)  Photo:  GNWT / A.Kelly, ENR
March 24, 2017

Caribou were a key focus in the Cumulative Impact Monitoring Program (CIMP) regional workshop held in Behchokǫ̀ on January 31 – February 1, 2017... READ MORE »

View of TAEMP fish camp near Wekweètì, 2016  (Photo:  Paul Vecsei, Golder Associates Ltd.)
March 24, 2017

The Tłı̨chǫ Aquatic Ecosystem Monitoring Program (TAEMP) was back in Wekweètì on March 7-8, 2017 and met with community members on the results... READ MORE »