Porcupine herd is considered crucial to the physical and cultural health of Indigenous people.
It’s not clear whether companies behind export proposals will ultimately decide to go ahead.
Bob McLeod says it’s time to explore the northern option to get resources to foreign markets with other pipelines being held up.
The territory will take over responsibility from the federal government for managing its natural resources in April.
The government will spend about $31 million over the next three years, including investments in hydroelectricity and wind power.
Legislation would see the territory get royalties from mining and energy production.
Langham residents worry about water being contaminated by leaking chemicals.
Power outage at Imperial natural gas facility prompts controlled shutdown.
As companies develop oil in the Sahtu region, it’s like some natural gas come out of the ground with it.
McKenzie Valley shale oil development is attracting much investment attention.