Resources

Biodiesel Project

A report investigating the feasibility of transforming waste oil from Yellowknife restaurants into biodiesel for use in heating buildings.

Fort McPherson Adaptation Planning Project

Multiple documents relating to adaption planning in Fort McPherson/Tetl'it Zheh. The plan highlights 40 recommended adaptations for the community.

Tsiigehtchic Adaptation Planning Project

Multiple documents relating to adaption planning in Tsiigetchic. The plan highlights 34 recommended adaptations for the community.

Preparing for Climate Change – Posters

This series of posters highlights the main impacts of climate change on northern communities, including impacts on buildings, food security, transportation,drainage and flooding.

Navigating the Waters of Change

This paper assess the potential impacts of climate change on water and wastewater systems in the NWT. It outlines actions to increase the capacity of communities to respond to these changes.

Behind the Bottle

A four-page information sheet about bottled water. Includes information and fun facts about bottled water and the NWT.

Adaptation and Mitigation Calls to Action

A pair of short brochures that provide a brief overview of climate change mitigation and adaptation. These include opportunities for communities and individuals to take climate action.

NWT Climate Change Leadership Summit Proceedings Report

Ecology North and the Dene Nation organized the NWT Climate Change Leadership Summit in 2007 to inform leaders in the NWT about climate change impacts and to discuss adaptations. This is the proceedings report from that summit.