The following are links to some of the legislation that must be considered in managing wildlife in Nunavut.

Nunavut Agreement

  • Nunavut Agreement: Link

Territorial Legislation

  • Nunavut Agreement Implementation Contract: Link
  • Nunavut Society Act: Link
  • Nunavut Wildlife Act: Link
  • 2019-2020 Nunavut Hunting Regulations: Link

Federal Legislation

  • Nunavut Act: Link
  • Fisheries Act: Link
  • Marine Mammals Regulations: Link
  • Oceans Act: Link
  • Migratory Birds Convention Act: Link
  • Migratory Bird Regulations: Link
  • Migratory Bird Sanctuary Regulations: Link
  • Canadian Wildlife Act: Link
  • Wildlife Area Regulations: Link
  • Species at Risk Act (SARA): Link
  • Canadian Environmental Protection Act: Link
  • Department of Natural Resources Act: link
  • Wild Animal and Plant Protection and Regulations of International and Interprovincial Trade Act (WAPPRIITA): Link

International Agreements and Conventions

  • Convention on Biological Diversity: Link
  • The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES): Link
  • International Agreement on Humane Trapping Standards: Link
  • International Agreement on Conservation of Polar Bears and their Habitat: Link

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