Maps

Maps

Maps for the Resources Assessment Report are provided separately below. They were updated or revised based on feedback we received late 2019.

A lower resolution compilation of all the maps is also provided.

Documents

Map 1: Regional Overview Popular

1010 downloads

A general overview of the region, including: protected areas, settlement lands, and Traditional Territories.

Map 2: Infrastructure, Access and Land Status Popular

911 downloads

Includes infrastructure, access, land status and mapped disturbance.

Map 4: Glacial History Popular

849 downloads

Depicts the age of the most recent glaciations.

Map 3: Physiographic Regions and Simplified Geology Popular

972 downloads

Includes physiographic regions, major fault lines, and general bedrock type.

Map 5: National Ecological Framework Popular

893 downloads

The National Ecological Framework includes Ecozones, Ecoregions, and Ecodistricts.

Map 6: Bioclimate Popular

807 downloads

Depicts areas of similar climatic conditions and ecosystems.

Map 7: Ecological Land Classification Popular

767 downloads

Shows the Region's Ecological Land Clasification (ELC). This is a satellite image that has been classified to show vegetation communities as of ~2010.

Map 8: Unique and Special Landscape Features Popular

836 downloads

Includes publicly available locations of rare species, mineral licks (generalized), wetlands, flyways, and other rare features that have implications for the Region's ecology.

Map 9: Watersheds Popular

793 downloads

Broad watersheds of the region.

Map 10: Fire History Popular

812 downloads

Includes fire history to 2018 and zones from the Dawson Forest Resources Management Plan.

Map 11: Climate Change Popular

813 downloads

Features two maps of the region that show climatic changes predicted for 2100: one for temperature, and another for precipitation.

Map 12: Recent YESAB Applications Popular

822 downloads

Depicts the footprints of YESAB applications 2005-2018.

Map 13: First Nation Land Use Popular

920 downloads

Shows overlapping documented areas of Tr'ondëk Hwëch'in land use and other important sites.

Map 14: Paleontological, Archaeological and Historic Localities Popular

742 downloads

Shows paleontological, archaeological and historic localities and resources.

Map 15: Caribou Ranges Popular

760 downloads

Shows the ranges of the seven caribou herds that range in and around the Dawson Region.

Map 16: General Moose and Sheep Habitats Popular

773 downloads

Shows the general areas of moose and Dall's sheep habitats. The Commission has access to more detailed habitat maps.

Map 17: Beaver and Muskrat Habitat Suitability Popular

810 downloads

Shows predicted habitat suitability for muskrat, pond dwelling beaver, and stream dwelling beaver. Also documented key areas for beaver and trapping concessions are included.

Map 18: Bird Habitats Popular

753 downloads

Shows documented key areas for raptors, waterfowl and Sharp-tailed Grouse, as well as the Tintina Trench flyway.

Map 19: Migratory Bird Popular

747 downloads

Shows the level of concern for various habitats of migratory birds, based on an untested model.

Map 20: Salmon Habitat Popular

820 downloads

Shows streams with documented spawning or movement of Chinook Salmon.

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