The list of potential interveners includes Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated, the organization which represents all Inuit in Nunavut, along with the Nunavut Wildlife Management Board
, a co-management board created under the Nunavut Land Claim Agreement.
On marine issues the NLCA also contains provisions in Article 15 for the Nunavut Wildlife Management Board
, Nunavut Planning Commission, Nunavut Water Board and Nunavut Impact Review Board to jointly form the Nunavut Marine Council (NMC) to "advise and make recommendations to other government agencies regarding the marine areas.
The structure, mandate, and other essential provisions of the Nunavut Wildlife Management Board
are detailed in the text of the Nunavut Land Claims Agreement; other boards, such as the Mackenzie Valley Land and Water Board, only came into existence with the passage of enabling federal legislation.
The importance of established goodwill is perhaps especially evident in the Eastern Arctic, where the settlement of the Nunavut claim has led to the creation of the Nunavut Wildlife Management Board
Regional representatives of the Nunavut Wildlife Management Board
met in Iqaluit this week to plan for the hunt of a bowhead whale in Nunavut's waters in 1996.
An exception is the harvest surveys carried out by the Nunavut Wildlife Management Board
(NWMB) from 1996 to 2001.
Funding was provided by the Nunavut Wildlife Management Board
Research Trust Fund, Fisheries & Oceans Canada, the International Polar Year (Global Warming and Marine Mammals), the University of Manitoba, and the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council.
This seamless definition contrasts with what has become a narrower definition implied through practice: namely, that IQ is predominantly biophysical information relevant to co-management boards such as the Nunavut Water Board and the Nunavut Wildlife Management Board
, which is concerned primarily with biological resources.
Some, like the Nunavut Wildlife Management Board
, have their existence and mandate explicitly set out in the text of the claim itself.
The scientific information is then used to develop total allowable harvest (TAH) recommendations, which are sent to the government's co-management partner, the Nunavut Wildlife Management Board
(NWMB), for an initial decision regarding the TAH levels.
In addition, there was no recognition of the Nunavut Wildlife Management Board
(NWMB) or the Polar Continental Shelf Project (PCSP), which have both provided financial or logistic support, or both, for virtually every one of Drs.
Since 1999, narwhal quotas have been determined in a co-management body composed of the local Hunters and Trappers Organization (HTO), the Nunavut Wildlife Management Board
, Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated, and the federal Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO).