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Brown Bag Lecture Tomorrow, February 9th on the Revised Water Quality Standards
Announcements / Progress / Science

Brown Bag Lecture Tomorrow, February 9th on the Revised Water Quality Standards

Revised Vermont Water Quality Standards Speakers: Rich Langdon, Neil Kamman, and Eric Davis, DEC Thursday, February 9, 2017 11:00 AM – Noon Winooski Room, Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) National Life Complex The new Vermont Water Quality Standards, adopted in December, are designed to promote better protection for surface waters and the uses they support. … Continue reading

Clean Water Superstar #3: Aerobic wastewater bacteria
Science

Clean Water Superstar #3: Aerobic wastewater bacteria

Every month, the Clean Water Initiative Program will be highlighting a Clean Water Superstar. These are species that help keep our state’s water resources swimmable, drinkable, and fishable. February’s Clean Water Superstars are aerobic wastewater bacteria! Throughout the month, there will be information, resources, pictures, and videos about these superstar organisms posted on the Clean … Continue reading

Rutland Regional Planning Commission and WSMD assist Pawlet to approve river corridor protections
Progress

Rutland Regional Planning Commission and WSMD assist Pawlet to approve river corridor protections

Right on the heels of adopting a new Municipal Plan in 2016, the Pawlet Planning Commission got to work on strengthening river corridor protection for the town. As stated in the plan, the town was committed to updating river corridor delineations and enhancing floodplain regulations. Even though Pawlet had previously approved a fluvial erosion hazard … Continue reading

Clean Water Superstar #2: Threats to native mussels
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Clean Water Superstar #2: Threats to native mussels

Every month, the Clean Water Initiative Program will be highlighting a Clean Water Superstar. These are species that help keep our state’s water resources swimmable, drinkable, and fishable. This is a follow-up to the first blog post about native mussels, January’s Clean Water Superstars. Throughout the month, there will be information, resources, pictures, and videos … Continue reading