Notice is provided on December 19th, 2019 that the Nunavik Marine Region Wildlife Board (NMRWB) and Eeyou Marine Region Wildlife Board (EMRWB) have made amendments to the Notice of Public Hearing released on November 22nd, 2019. Updates include the list of Parties to the Hearing, and changes to the submission deadline. Information presented in [...]
The Report on Wildlife Research Priorities for the Eeyou Marine Region is now available. You can access it and download it here !
Notice of Public Hearing – Request for Submissions related to the Modification of the Total Allowable Take and Non-Quota Limitations for Beluga in the Nunavik Marine Region
Amendment to the Nunavik Beluga Public Hearing Notice Notice is provided on December 19th, 2019 that the Nunavik Marine Region Wildlife Board (NMRWB) and Eeyou Marine Region Wildlife Board (EMRWB) have made amendments to the Notice of Public Hearing released on November 22nd, 2019. Updates include the list of Parties to the Hearing, and [...]
The Wildlife Board participated in a bird survey from Sept. 6 to 13 in the Wemindji area, around Old Factory and on the surrounding islands, in partnership with Nature Canada, and the Cree Trappers' Association. The survey was funded by the Eeyou Marine Region Wildlife Board and the Canadian Wildlife Service. The survey was [...]
1ST ANNUAL PHOTO CONTEST! Deadline is October 28 Submit photos to: firstname.lastname@example.org Send Us Your Best Photos of the Eeyou Marine Region! Photos may include year-round shots of wildlife, landscapes, northern lights, recreation and harvesting activities along the coast, waters and offshore islands of the EMR. All photos submitted may be used to illustrate [...]
Notice for the EMR Communities of Waskaganish and Eastmain. We are currently in discussions with the Canadian Wildlife Service to visit the two communities this winter to share the results of the survey and to consult about future surveys. Thank you. Documents Shorebirds survey 2019 Cree Translations Shorebirds survey 2019 - SOUTHERN CREE [...]
*FINAL CALL FOR COMMENTS* The Eeyou Marine Region Wildlife Board (EMRWB) has completed consultations with the Cree communities to obtain feedback regarding research priorities within the Eeyou Marine Region. The Eeyou Marine Region Wildlife Board (EMRWB), a co-management body created under the Offshore Agreement, solicits the opinion of the Cree of Eeyou Istchee regarding [...]
Polar Bear safety workshops with assistance from the CTA. FREE, 2 Day Workshop Instructor: Andy McMullen of BearWISE. Waskaganish, Eastmain, Wemindji, Chisasibi and Whapmagoostui. Download Poster
The Eeyou Marine Region Impact Review Board (EMRIRB or the Board) is an Institution of Public Government established by the Eeyou Marine Region Land Claims Agreement (EMRLCA) to conduct impact assessment of proposed development projects in the Eeyou Marine Region. The EMRIRB has recently established a formal approach to the impact assessment process by [...]
In January 2012, the Federal Minister of the Environment requested that the Nunavik Marine Region Wildlife Board establish a management regime for polar bears, including a Total Allowable Take for Southern Hudson population that occurs in the Eeyou Marine Region.