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Hay River and KFN will work together on new dump location – Cabin Radio

February 12, 2024 Hay River and the Kátł’odeeche First Nation have signed an agreement to cooperate on a site for a new solid waste facility. The town says it has virtually no access to land for a new landfill but holds a “shared interest” with KFN, which uses the same existing landfill. “This is taking […]

by ahnationtalk on February 12, 202430 Views

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GNWT releases 2021 Flood After-Action Review Report

January 22, 2024 The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) has released the 2021 Flood After-Action Review (AAR) Report. An external consultant was contracted to undertake the review to hear the perspectives of those who were involved with or affected by the 2021 flood so that the GNWT can better prepare for future emergencies. The […]

by ahnationtalk on January 22, 202434 Views

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Climate change is robbing Inuit of their food and culture, yet compensation is out of reach – National Observer

January 22nd 2024 In the rapidly warming Arctic, Inuit homes are falling into the ocean as coastlines quickly deteriorate. Sea ice melting is giving way to new powerful cyclones. And as the permafrost thaws, a staggering amount of methane is released, pushing the planet-warming greenhouse gas emissions in the Earth’s atmosphere to even more dangerous […]

by ahnationtalk on January 22, 202434 Views

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Will the N.W.T. launch an independent wildfire inquiry? – The Peterborough Examiner

January 22, 2024 Chaal Cadieux walked the prime minister across the remains of his Enterprise home after last summer’s devastating wildfire season. Chaal Cadieux walked the prime minister across the remains of his Enterprise home after last summer’s devastating wildfire season. Now, he thinks an independent public inquiry into what happened would be a good […]

by ahnationtalk on January 22, 202433 Views

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NWMB Moving to a Three (3) Meeting-a-Year Regular Meeting Schedule

Dear Co-management Partners On behalf of the Nunavut Wildlife Management Board (NWMB), we wish to inform you of an important change regarding NWMB’s Regular Meeting (RM) schedule. The NWMB has decided to transition from holding four public RMs to three public RMs each year, starting in 2024. The meetings will take place in March, June, […]

by ahnationtalk on January 18, 202429 Views

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Klondike Valley flood recovery continues with After Action Review

17/01/2024 The Government of Yukon is continuing to support the recovery process in the Klondike Valley and the Klondike area after the severe spring flooding of 2023. The Klondike Flood Recovery Funding program, with financial support for housing, small businesses and agriculture, closed on October 3, 2023. Over 30 applications were submitted, with more than […]

by ahnationtalk on January 18, 202429 Views

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Government of Yukon invites public input on draft flood hazard maps for Southern Lakes area and Carmacks

11/01/2024 The Government of Yukon is seeking public feedback on draft flood hazard maps for the Southern Lakes area and the community of Carmacks. Feedback received can contribute to refinements in the maps where the data inputs did not fully capture real conditions. The draft flood hazard maps were developed through detailed surveying and modelling […]

by ahnationtalk on January 12, 202436 Views

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Arctic Kingdom Announces Acquisition of Blachford Lake Lodge, one of the world’s top resorts to experience northern lights

YELLOWKNIFE, NT, Jan. 4, 2024 – Arctic Kingdom Inc. (Arctic Kingdom) announced the acquisition of Blachford Lake Lodge complimenting its unique arctic and northern safaris, expeditions, and experiences for visitors from around the world. ‘Arctic Kingdom is excited to announce the expansion of our unique Arctic and Canadian experiences with the purchase of the Blachford […]

by ahnationtalk on January 4, 202436 Views

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Laurier professor mapping northern ice roads – Waterloo Chronicle

January 2, 2024 In a community 500 kilometres north of Yellowknife, on the edge of North America’s deepest lake, Homa Kheyrollah Pour sat down for coffee with a man navigating a problem. Tasked with mapping the ice roads to the community of Délı̨nę on Great Slave Lake in N.W.T., chief Danny Gaudet was about to […]

by ahnationtalk on January 2, 202438 Views

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Government of Yukon announces new climate change actions, shares progress on Our Clean Future strategy

20/12/2023 The Government of Yukon is committed to fighting climate change and is introducing 42 new actions to its climate strategy, Our Clean Future: A Yukon strategy for climate change, energy and a green economy. These new actions will be incorporated into the Our Clean Future strategy and implemented by 2030. They focus on seven […]

by ahnationtalk on December 20, 202369 Views

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