COVID-19 puts environmental projects in N.W.T. on hold

A number of environmental projects that monitor rivers across the north have been put on hold because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

According to some elders in the territory, the risk of contaminants coming into northern waters ways because of spring flooding is no time to relax environmental standards.

Video Journalist / Yellowknife

Charlotte joined APTN in January 2017 as a video journalist in Yellowknife, N.W.T.. Before coming to APTN she interned at CTV Lethbridge, earned her BA in feminist research from Western University and her obtained post-graduate in journalism at Humber College.