News & Events

WRRB Board meeting in session (Photo:  Susan Beaumont, WRRB)
April 27, 2018

Are you interested in serving on a Board, Council, or Committee in the Northwest Territories, including the Wek’èezhìı Renewable Resources Board... READ MORE »

Sweet clover can take over naturally disturbed habitats.  Pictured is yellow sweet clover.  The closely related white sweet clover is found in many places in the NWT.  Photo:  Zeynel Cebeci / Wikimedia Commons:  CC BY-SA 4.0
April 26, 2018

The NWT’s first Symposium on Pests, Pathogens and Invasive Species took place in Yellowknife on April 9-13, 2018.  About 100 people took part,... READ MORE »

Bathurst caribou cow and calf on the calving grounds (Photo: WRRB)
April 23, 2018

Population surveys for the Bathurst and Bluenose-East caribou herds are planned for this June 2018.  Once completed, the results will give new... READ MORE »

Barren-ground caribou (Photo:  Catherine Graydon)
April 20, 2018

Joseph Judas and Jody Pellissey, Executive Director, WRRB, participated in the CARMA 9 meeting in Whitehorse, Yukon on March 6-8, 2018 on behalf... READ MORE »

Adult male Evening Grosbeak sporting its brilliant yellow markings (Photo: Mdf / Wikimedia Commons :  CC BY 2.0)
April 20, 2018

The next group of species being considered for listing under the federal Species at Risk Act includes these species found in the... READ MORE »

Photo:  Susan Beaumont, WRRB
March 26, 2018

Do you use firewood? Do you like to hunt, camp, fish, hike or participate in any other outdoor recreation activities? If so, the Canadian Council... READ MORE »

Bluenose-East caribou (GNWT / B.Tracz, ENR)
March 26, 2018

The Bluenose-East ɂekwǫ̀ (barren-ground caribou) herd has been assessed as “Orange” again this year – a designation that means the herd’... READ MORE »

Bathurst Caribou (Photo:  Catherine Graydon)
February 15, 2018

The Mobile Core Bathurst Caribou Management Zone exists as a wildlife management zone for barren-ground caribou under the Wildlife Act.... READ MORE »

WRRB Board Meeting (Photo:  Susan Beaumont, WRRB)
February 6, 2018

Are you interested in serving on a Board or Panel, or Committee in the Northwest Territories, including the  Wek’èezhìı Renewable Resources Board... READ MORE »