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NWT List of Species at Risk

About the list

This is the official list of species at risk in the Northwest Territories under the Species at Risk (NWT) Act. Listing is for a term of 10 years and may be extended. More information on the legislation and listing process is available here.

For the official list of species listed under the federal Species at Risk Act (SARA), visit the federal Species at Risk Public Registry

To see all the NWT species listed under federal and/or territorial species at risk legislation, go to Our Species at Risk.

Threatened

(Bos bison athabascae)
NWT List of Species at Risk: Threatened
Listing Date:
Consequence of Listing: An NWT recovery strategy was required and completed in 2019.

(Anaxyrus boreas)
NWT List of Species at Risk: Threatened
Listing Date:
Consequence of Listing: An NWT recovery strategy was required and completed in 2017.

Special Concern