Environment

MacKay Lake still closed to caribou hunting

The caribou hunting traffic at MacKay Lake is cooling off. Environment and Natural Resources Manager of Wildlife Adrian Lizotte said the department and co-management partners made the call to close the area on Friday….


Mackay Lake Closed to Hunting

Environment and Natural Resources is closing the MacKay Lake area to hunting, as the Bathurst Caribou herd has entered the area. “The onus is on the hunters to be aware of the mobile zone…









Northern photo competition on science

If you’re a lover of photography out there in Denendeh, there’s a competition launched by the magazine Canadian Geographic. You can submit photos before the 15th of February. It can be photos showing the…




McLeod Pushes for Protection of ANWR

The Member of Parliament for the NWT raised the importance of habitat for the Porcupine Caribou Herd in Ottawa yesterday. “The Gwich’in people have traditionally relied on the Porcupine Caribou herd as a main…