Steering Committee

The Steering Committee plays a central role in delivering on the key goals of the Beaufort Regional Environmental Assessment. This committee primarily focuses on implementation of BREA by reviewing and approving plans and activities. Direction is also provided by this committee to ensure that plans and projects contribute to regulatory efficiency or preparedness as they relate to offshore oil and gas activities.


  • Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development (Chair)
  • Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency
  • Coast Guard
  • Department of Fisheries and Oceans,Yellowknife
  • Environment Canada, Yellowknife
  • Government of the Northwest Territories
  • Industry 1 (nearshore) 
  • Industry 2 (offshore)
  • Inuvialuit Game Council
  • Inuvialuit Regional Corporation
  • National Energy Board
  • Natural Resources Canada
  • Transport Canada
  • Yukon Government