NWRM Pillars of Certainty

We provide greater certainty.

Northwest Research and Monitoring is a network of researchers and practitioners who apply innovative approaches to the research and monitoring of natural resources and related decision-making processes. We emphasize adaptive management and effective communication and collaboration between stakeholders. Our commitment to local communities and First Nations’ values helps to create an inclusive context for proponents to develop socially and environmentally responsible projects.





  • To provide high-quality interdisciplinary research and monitoring for all sectors of resource management
  • To ensure First Nations and community priorities are meaningfully incorporated into resource management decision making
  • To facilitate dialogue between relevant stakeholders
  • To promote and coordinate local scientific capacities and human resources