The Boreal Caribou data Package includes layers that are used for Boreal Caribou Range Planning in the NWT. This includes fire history, human disturbance, range planning regions as well as the 2020 Resource Selection Function layers for all seasons. Data sources and contact information can be found within each layer's metadata.
Official geographical names data are provided by the federal, provincial and territorial naming authorities of the Geographical Names Board of Canada GNBC). The Cultural Places Program of the Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre in the NWT contributes the NWT contribution.
The dataset is a compilation of the boundaries of the 19 NWT Electoral Districts based upon the 2012 Electoral Boundary Commission and the legal descriptions found in Bill 18 of Fifth Session, Seventeenth Legislative Assembly plus any Polling Divisions within each Electoral District as determined by Elections NWT.
Species at Risk Ranges in the NWT, excluding migratory birds
Range distributions for NWT species at risk that are listed or assessed under federal and territorial species at risk legislation. Migratory bird species are not included and should be requested from Environment Canada (EC.SAR-NT-LEP-NT.EC@canada.ca). The supplementary table BIO_ENR_WFE_SARA_AttributeTable contains additional information for each species and can be joined to each feature class using the field ‘FeatureName’. Contact SARA@gov.nt.ca.
*You will require ArcGIS 10.6.1 or newer to open the geodatabase