The bulk of the records are Ministerial and Deputy Minister chronos, as well as briefing books. In addition, there are files related to wildlife management of waterfowl and caribou, and issues such as rabies, the Mackenzie Bison sanctuary, Hanging Ice Bison Ranch, water management and an economic assessment of the viability of a small fresh fish business serving the Yellowknife. There are also files related to the development and privatization of NWT parks, the operation of the NWT Business Credit Corporation and NWT Development Corporation, as well as records regarding the Economic Development Agreement (EDA), including a plan for EDA and EDA Management Committee work plan. There are files related to the Community Futures program, as well as a marketing strategy for tourism in the NWT and sustainable development action plan developed by the NWT Roundtable on the Environment and Economy. There are also departmental planning files including records from a Departmental Review Committee related to consolidation of the following departments: Economic Development and Tourism, Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources and Renewable Resources, as well as minutes from departmental Senior Management meetings.
Northwest Territories. Department of Resources, Wildlife and Economic Development. Directorate