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Province, Dan’s Legacy Foundation to provide counselling support to more youth

July 6, 2018 VICTORIA – The Government of British Columbia is taking action to support young people struggling with mental health and addiction. To ensure that more at-risk youth in Metro Vancouver have access to the mental health and addictions services they need, the Province is working with the Dan’s Legacy Foundation to add four […]

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Telefilm Canada announces support of four Indigenous feature films

Toronto, July 5, 2018 – Telefilm Canada invests more than $3 million in four Indigenous feature films with directors, writers and producers from seven Indigenous nations. “Telefilm Canada is committed to supporting creative storytelling that puts diversity at the forefront as we work to achieve a financing portfolio that better represents Canada,” says Jean-Claude Mahé, […]

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Civeo Announces Conditional Award of Four Contracts for Coastal GasLink Pipeline Project in Canada

HOUSTON, July 05, 2018 — Civeo Corporation (“Civeo” or the “Company”) (NYSE:CVEO), one of the largest global providers of workforce accommodations, logistics and facility management services to the natural resources industry, announced today that it has been awarded contracts to supply accommodations for four locations along the Coastal GasLink pipeline project in British Colombia, Canada.  […]

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Nunavut’s first online hunter education course

IQALUIT, Nunavut (July 5, 2018) –The Department of Environment is proud to announce the launch of the territory’s first online hunter education course. This course is voluntary, free and open to Nunavut residents, to complete at their own pace. It teaches new and inexperienced participants to become responsible ethical hunters, and helps seasoned hunters improve […]

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22,000 new licensed child care spaces to help B.C. families

July 6, 2018 COQUITLAM – Thousands of families struggling with the shortage of quality child care will benefit from the 22,000 new licensed spaces coming over the next three years. “Parents are struggling to find quality, affordable child care, and it’s time we made the investments that are good for families, and for our economy,” […]

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Statement from Premier MacLauchlan on Northern Pulp Effluent Treatment Facility

Premier Wade MacLauchlan today wrote to the federal Minister of Environment and Climate Change Catherine McKenna and Nova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeill reiterating the concerns of Prince Edward Islanders regarding Northern Pulp’s plans for a new effluent treatment facility in Pictou County. “I continue to hold these concerns, including the direct impacts in our province […]

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Public Advisory: Makkovik Residents Asked to Remain Vigilant After Polar Bear Removed from Town

July 06, 2018 Residents of Makkovik are cautioned about polar bears after one was recently removed from the area. Polar bears are moving back north at this time of the year and depending on ice conditions can come close to shore and be attracted to communities. Conservation Officers with the Forestry and Wildlife Division of […]

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The Government of Canada congratulates the Timiskaming First Nation on the expansion of its health centre

July 6, 2018 – Timiskaming (QC) – Timiskaming First Nation and Indigenous Services Canada Improving access to health care and social services for First Nations is a priority for the Government of Canada. This includes ensuring that families can access quality care and that sufficient, sustainable health resources are available in each community. Today, the […]

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U of Sudbury: Scholarships for Indigenous Students

New opportunities for continuing scholarships – THIS FALL! As you may know, filling out our general Financial Aid Bursary form can give you access to many different funds. This Fall, filling out this same form could also give you the chance to receive a scholarship of $7,000 or more per year, until you complete your degree! Applicants must meet […]

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CMTN First Nations Fine Arts program offers new Advanced Diploma

July 05, 2018 Terrace, BC – The Freda Diesing School of Northwest Coast Art studio at Coast Mountain College’s Terrace campus is bustling with activity this week as students get to work as part of the program’s newest offering – a third year Advanced Diploma. “This is an exciting opportunity for Indigenous artists to continue growing their […]

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Makivik: Shrimp Fishery

July 4, 2018 – Makivik’s Vice President of Economic Development, Andy Moorhouse met yesterday with Mr. Brian McNamara, President of Newfound Resources Ltd., our fishing partner, in St. John’s Newfoundland to review the results from the 2017-2018 fishing year which ended on March 31, 2018.  Newfound Resources Ltd. and Makivik have been working together as […]

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Stornoway Reports Second Quarter 2018 Production And Sales Results

LONGUEUIL, Quebec, July 06, 2018 — Stornoway Diamond Corporation (TSX:SWY) (the “Corporation” or “Stornoway”) is pleased to provide production and sales results at the Renard Diamond Mine for the second quarter ended June 30, 2018. Highlights are as follows: (All quoted figures in CAD$ unless otherwise noted) 201,283 carats sold in two tender sales for […]

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GPM Metals Inc. Announces Closing of Private Placement to Raise $500,000

July 5, 2018 (Toronto, Ontario):  GPM Metals Inc. (“GPM” or the “Company“) (TSXV:GPM) is pleased to announce that it has closed its previously announced non-brokered private placement (the “Offering”), pursuant to which it has issued an aggregate of 10,000,000 units (“Units”) at a price of $0.05 per Unit to raise aggregate gross proceeds of $500,000.  […]

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Media Advisory: TransAlta Second Quarter 2018 Results and Conference Call

CALGARY, Alberta (July 5, 2018) – TransAlta Corporation (“TransAlta”) (TSX: TA; NYSE: TAC) will release its second quarter 2018 results before market open on Friday, August 3, 2018. A conference call and webcast to discuss the results will be held for investors, analysts, members of the media and other interested parties the same day at 9:00 […]

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Emera Approves Quarterly Dividends

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia– On July 6, 2018 the Board of Directors of Emera Inc. (TSX: EMA, EMA.PR.A, EMA.PR.B, EMA.PR.C, EMA.PR.E, EMA.PR.F and EMA.PR.H) approved a quarterly dividend of $0.565 per common share payable on and after August 15, 2018 to common shareholders of record at the close of business on August 1, 2018; a quarterly […]

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ATCO Ltd. to Release Second Quarter Results Thursday, July 26, 2018

CALGARY, Alberta, July 05, 2018 — ATCO Ltd. (TSX:ACO.X) (TSX:ACO.Y) ATCO Ltd. will release its financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2018 on Thursday, July 26, 2018. The news release will be distributed via www.globenewswire.com and the results, including Financial Statements and Management’s Discussion & Analysis, will be posted on www.ATCO.com. With approximately 7,000 employees and […]

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Media Advisory: Lieutenant Governor to Deliver Ontario Speech from the Throne

July 6, 2018 Office of the Premier Her Honour the Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, will deliver the Speech from the Throne on Thursday, July 12, 2018. This will open the first Session of the 42nd Parliament of Ontario. The public will be able to watch the proceedings on the Legislative Assembly of […]

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Regalia, Native Pride on Display at Skmaqn—Port-la-Joye—Fort Amherst National Historic Site

Temporary exhibit can be viewed at the site’s Visitor Reception Centre in July and August July 6, 2018                                   Rocky Point, PEI                             Parks Canada Agency Canada’s national historic sites reflect the rich and varied heritage of our nation and provide an opportunity for Canadians to learn more about our diverse history. Parks Canada is pleased to announce that […]

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BC Government: Eligibility assessment and requirements for cannabis retail licences available online

July 05, 2018 VICTORIA – Detailed information regarding eligibility requirements for prospective non-medical cannabis retail licence applicants is now available online. The Liquor and Cannabis Regulation Branch (formerly the Liquor Control and Licensing Branch) has established regulatory requirements for private cannabis retail store licences, which will allow licensees to sell non-medical cannabis in B.C. The site […]

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2018 Canadian Armed Forces Indigenous Summer Programs offer exciting career opportunities

July 6, 2018 – Ottawa – National Defence / Canadian Armed Forces The Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) 2018 Indigenous Summer Programs for Indigenous applicants are unique summer employment programs that combine Indigenous culture and teachings with basic military training. They deliver a challenging experience that develops hands-on skills, encourages teamwork, highlights physical fitness and promotes […]

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Blood Tribe and Canada celebrate key step on path of renewal and reconciliation

July 5, 2018 – Lethbridge, AB – Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada – Blood Tribe Working collaboratively to renew the relationship based on recognition of rights, respect, co-operation and partnership is key to achieving reconciliation with Indigenous peoples in Canada. Today, the Government of Canada and the Blood Tribe have taken an important step to renew […]

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The Daily Friday, July 6, 2018

Labour Force Survey, June 2018 After two consecutive months of little change, employment rose by 32,000 in June. With more people searching for work, the unemployment rate increased by 0.2 percentage points to 6.0%. Continue reading  Canadian international merchandise trade, May 2018 Canada’s merchandise trade deficit with the world totalled $2.8 billion in May, widening […]

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Casino Rama Resort and Meridian Credit Union Showcase Support For Inaugural Masters Indigenous Games, As Volunteer Partners

Casino Rama Resort and Meridian Credit Union Showcase Support For Inaugural Masters Indigenous Games, As Volunteer Partners The inaugural Masters Indigenous Games sees tremendous support from all sectors, with a common goal of boosting sport opportunities for Indigenous adults. Toronto, Ontario – July 6, 2018 The Masters Indigenous Games 2018 (MIG 2018) Organizing Committee is […]

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Aboriginal Day 2018

Credits: Parkland School Division On June 22, hundreds of people, including a large contingent of PSD students and staff, gathered at Heritage Park in Stony Plain to experience cultural teachings and participate in various activities that celebrate Aboriginal communities across the country. This celebration, in its 19th year, brought together children and families for food, […]

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Surrey Urban Indigenous Leadership Committee welcomes new co-chairs

July 4th, 2018 The Surrey Urban Indigenous Leadership Committee (SUILC) is pleased to announce that it will be welcoming two new co-chairs; Shelly Hill, CEO of the Kekinow Native Housing Society, and Cassandra Dorgelo, Youth Program and Policy Analyst at the Métis Nation of British Columbia. The two new co-chairs will be joining current chair […]

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Media Advisory: Carleton’s Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism to host Symposium on Urban Waterfronts

Carleton University’s Urban Research Lab at the Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism will host the first annual Summer Cities Symposium: Working Waterfronts, Freshwater Fictions. The event will explore the issues and challenges surrounding urban waterfronts, focused on the themes of environment, equity and infrastructure. When: Friday, July 13 to Saturday, 14, 2018, panels will […]

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QNW Otehiminan Award

The staff at QNW is launching the QNW Otehiminan Award, which recognizes the outstanding contribution of young Indigenous women to their community.  Two awards are offered: 1000$ and 500$. A candidate can apply on her own, or another person may apply on her behalf, provided both are Indigenous women between the ages of 16 – […]

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VIU Program Trains First Nations in Resource Management

July 4, 2018 The community-based First Nations Stewardship Technicians Training Program developed to meet needs identified by different Nations A unique program at Vancouver Island University (VIU) is helping First Nations communities monitor their lands and waters. The First Nations Stewardship Technicians Training Program provides specialized training to work in the field of resource management. […]

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Government of Canada Invests in Saguenay–St. Lawrence Marine Park

From: Parks Canada Investments aim to support conservation efforts and modernize infrastructures July 5, 2018 Tadoussac, Quebec Parks Canada Agency Canada is home to some of the world’s most breathtaking coastlines that include precious ecosystems and rich biodiversity. The Government of Canada, through the Oceans Protection Plan, is committed to protecting our national parks and […]

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Doing A Lot With A Little – Dakelh & Quesnel Community Housing Society – AHMA

It’s common to find ourselves ‘working off the side of their desks.’ Occupying whatever free time we have with a million other things. At Dakelh & Quesnel Community Housing Society (DQCHS) there is so much work being done off the desk that it is in fact taking over their office, quite literally. For the past […]

by ahnationtalk on July 5, 2018367 Views

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Tsilhqot’in Nation welcomes Court Victory

Williams Lake, BC: The Tgilhqot’in Nation welcomes today’s B.C. Supreme Court decision to grant an interlocutory injunction against an exploration permit issued by British Columbia to Taseko Mines Ltd. (TML) for an extensive drilling program in the Te2tan Biny (Fish Lake) area. TML had planned to start the drilling work as early as next week. […]

by ahnationtalk on July 5, 2018358 Views

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MFNERC: Class of 2018

We’re excited to share that six students from Lac Brochet recently graduated from MFNERC’s Training Institute Educational Assistants Program. In this video, the participants explain how they help each other to succeed and what their futures hold. We are so proud of this group. Katie Antsanen, Educational Assistant Lori Dettanikkeaze, Educational Assistant Diane Gazayou, Educational […]

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NAN Congratulates Missanabie Cree First Nation on Receiving Reserve Status

THUNDER BAY, ON (July 5, 2018): Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) Grand Chief Alvin Fiddler, on behalf of the NAN Executive Council, congratulates Chief Jason Gauthier and Council for receiving the long-awaited reserve status for Missanabie Cree First Nation. “We congratulate Chief Gauthier and his Council for finally reclaiming their home after more than a century […]

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MNBC: Métis Business Spirit – July 2018 Recipient

Métis people are incredibly resourceful and well known to have an entrepreneurial spirit. The “Métis Business Spirit” is a chance for MNBC to showcase and recognize our Métis businesses. Once a month, one business from the Métis Nation BC Business Registry will be chosen at random and will be recognized on our website and social […]

by ahnationtalk on July 5, 2018189 Views

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Yukon College: Dr. Bronwyn Hancock wraps term on federal Expert Panel on Climate Change Adaptation and Resilience Results

July 4, 2018 WHITEHORSE—Last week the Expert Panel on Climate Change Adaptation and Resilience Results delivered their final report, Measuring Progress on Adaptation and Climate Resilience: Recommendations to the Government of Canada to Dr . Stephen Lucas, federal Deputy Minister of Environment and Climate Change. Following an ambitious, eight-month process of discussion and deliberation, the […]

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RCMP doesn’t need ‘fixing,’ according to new commissioner – Sudbury.com

Brenda Lucki has been hired to modernize a police service that has struggled with sexual harassment within its ranks, and its treatment of Indigenous people. Canada’s new police commissioner says the RCMP needs to evolve, but she insists her police service is not broken. Commissioner Brenda Lucki was this morning’s guest speaker at the Mayor’s […]

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The IBA Stands in Solidarity With The Six Nations Community and Expresses Outrage at The Acquittal Of Peter Khill in The Death Of Jon Styres.

THE IBA STANDS IN SOLIDARITY WITH THE SIX NATIONS COMMUNITY AND EXPRESSES OUTRAGE AT THE ACQUITTAL OF PETER KHILL IN THE DEATH OF JON STYRES. OTTAWA, ON– The Indigenous Bar Association (‘IBA’) expresses outrage at the acquittal of Peter Khill in the death of Jon Styres, a Six Nations member. The IBA also extends its […]

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Meet the new CAMH VP of Education

Meet the new CAMH VP of Education By his own admission, when he was growing up in his native Winnipeg, Dr. Sanjeev Sockalingam was too vertically-challenged to make his love of basketball more than a hobby.  But that interest in sports had a direct impact on his decision to devote his career to mental health. […]

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Centerra Provides Update on Mount Milligan Water Permitting Matters

Toronto, Canada, July 5, 2018: Centerra Gold Inc. (“Centerra”) (TSX: CG) today provided an update on its efforts to obtain additional short and long term sources of water at its Mount Milligan Mine. As previously disclosed, the Company is taking steps to secure longer term, more stable sources of water supply for the Mount Milligan […]

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Sabina Gold & Silver Reports 2018 Drilling has Commenced for the Summer Program at the Back River Gold Project

July 05, 2018 -Continued testing of high priority Vault and Llama Extension Zones- Vancouver, BC – Sabina Gold & Silver Corp (SBB.T), (“Sabina” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that the Goose Camp has been successfully opened and crews have been mobilized for the summer drilling program at the Goose Property on its 100%-owned […]

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Trevali Provides Bathurst Mining Camp Update

July 05, 2018 Restigouche Drill Highlights: 15 metres grading 8% Zn, 6.4% Pb & 44 g/t Ag; 21.3 metres grading 6.5% Zn, 5.2% Pb & 65 g/t Ag; and 17.2 metres grading 8.7% Zn, 7.2% Pb & 199 g/t Ag Vancouver, British Columbia: Trevali Mining Corporation (“Trevali” or the “Company”) (TSX: TV, BVL: TV; OTCQX: TREVF, […]

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Yamana Gold Provides Notice of Second Quarter 2018 Results Release

TORONTO, July 05, 2018 — YAMANA GOLD INC. (TSX:YRI) (NYSE:AUY) (“Yamana” or “the Company”) will release its second quarter 2018 operational and financial results after market close on July 26, 2018, followed by a conference call and webcast on July 27, 2018, at 9:00 a.m. ET. Second Quarter 2018 Conference Call Details Toll Free (North America): 1-866-223-7781 Toronto Local and International: […]

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Taseko Extends Copper Hedging Program Through End of 2018

July 5, 2018, Vancouver, BC – Taseko Mines Limited (TSX: TKO; NYSE American: TGB) (“Taseko” or the “Company”) announces that it has purchased copper put options with a US$2.80 strike price for five million pounds per month through December 2018. “Our strategy has been consistent since 2009; acquire out of the money put options on an […]

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Zenyatta’s Board of Directors Provides an Update on Recent Activities and Future Plans for the Albany Graphite Project

Thunder Bay, ON July 5, 2018 Zenyatta Ventures Ltd. (“Zenyatta” or the “Company”) (TSXV: ZEN) is pleased to provide an update on the Company’s recent activities. On May 11th 2018, Zenyatta’s shareholders elected new Board members after a proxy battle in which shareholders opposing the existing management prevailed. The change of leadership was based on […]

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BC Arts Council sets course toward more support for arts

July 04, 2018 VANCOUVER – British Columbia’s diverse arts and cultural communities will benefit from a new strategic plan, the BC Arts Council has announced. The plan sets out the council’s new commitments to enhance arts and cultural development throughout the province. “The strategy offers renewed vision, values and strategic direction for the BC Arts […]

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Alan Spacek, Mayor of Kapuskasing, President of the Federation of Northern Ontario Municipalities (FONOM), Chair of the Northern College Board of Governors Appointed to the Board of Directors of Contact North | Contact Nord

THUNDER BAY, ON, July 5, 2018 – Contact North | Contact Nord Board of Directors and staff welcome new board member, Alan Spacek. “Alan’s extensive knowledge and experience in community development, post-secondary education and governance are very valuable as Contact North | Contact Nord plans its next major phase of development,” said Board Chair, Paul Taillefer.  “Contact North | Contact Nord is preparing […]

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Kinder Morgan fined $920 for salmon stream construction

4 July 2018, (Unceded Coast Salish Territories) Eleven months after Kinder Morgan illegally placed snow fencing in salmon spawning streams, they have finally been reprimanded. Kinder Morgan was fined a total of $920 for 4 separate infractions of the Water Sustainability Act after illegally tampering with salmon spawning in salmon creeks last August. “Kinder Morgan prefers […]

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DIG joins partnership to bring high speed internet to Northern Manitoba

– – Joint venture formed with two leading companies owned by Manitoba First Nations – – TSXV:DUG │OTCQX:DSTFF TREATY ONE TERRITORY, WINNIPEG, July 5, 2018 – Distinct Infrastructure Group Inc. (“DIG”) (TSXV:DUG) today announced the formation of a joint venture partnership with Clear Sky Connections Inc. (CSC) and Broadband Communications North Inc. (BCN) to bring high speed […]

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BC Government: Stronger measures being developed for fish processing industry

July 04, 2018 VICTORIA – The Province is strengthening requirements for fish processing operations in B.C. to ensure the protection of the marine environment, including wild salmon, following the conclusion of its sector-wide audit. Released on Wednesday, July 4, 2018, the ministry’s audit report inspected all 30 fish processing facilities authorized under the Environmental Management […]

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New Environmental Monitoring and Research Projects Funded in the NWT

YELLOWKNIFE (July 4, 2018) – Minister of Environment and Natural Resources, Robert C. McLeod announced today that 12 new environmental monitoring and research projects are receiving funding through the Northwest Territories Cumulative Impact Monitoring Program (NWT CIMP). Total funding for these new projects is $760,000. These projects will be funded over the next three years and […]

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