Deerfield River and Southern Connecticut River Basin Plan Released
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Deerfield River and Southern Connecticut River Basin Plan Released

The tactical basin plan for the Deerfield River and Southern Connecticut River Tributaries has received final approval from both ANR Secretary Markowitz and DEC Commissioner Mears. This plan, covering areas as remote as Glastonbury and Somerset and as popular as Brattleboro and Wilmington, brings together all the information gathered by the Watershed Management Division and … Continue reading

Rutland Town Launches Stormwater ‘Water Wise’ Website
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Rutland Town Launches Stormwater ‘Water Wise’ Website

Rutland residents have a new resource for finding solutions to stormwater pollution! The Town of Rutland, in coordination with the Rutland Regional Planning Commission and the Rutland Natural Resource Conservation District, has launched a website to encourage residents to get involved in reducing stormwater pollution to Moon Brook. The website, developed as part of the … Continue reading

Deadline to register for the NEAEB meeting without a late fee is this Friday March 14th!
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Deadline to register for the NEAEB meeting without a late fee is this Friday March 14th!

Don’t miss the upcoming New England Association of Environmental Biologists (NEAEB) meeting coming to the Hilton and ECHO Aquarium in Burlington March 26th-28th! Be sure to register by this Friday March 14th to not incur late fees with your registration. Click here to register now! The purpose of the Clean Water Act is to protect … Continue reading

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2014 Watershed Grants Program Funding Awarded

Waterways across Vermont will see improvements in 2014 thanks to Vermont’s Watershed Grant Program, which has awarded grant funds to fifteen watershed improvement projects totaling $100,000.  The successful applicants each received individual grants ranging from $2,500 to $15,000. The 2014 projects cover a range of water quality and aquatic habitat projects including these examples in … Continue reading

ANR Hosts a Day of Workshops and Discussion for Local Officials
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ANR Hosts a Day of Workshops and Discussion for Local Officials

WHEN GOVERNMENTS COOPERATE – STATE GOVERNMENT MUNICIPAL DAY 2014 Monday March 31, 2014 at the National Life Building in Montpelier The Vermont Agency of Natural Resources (ANR), in cooperation with the Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans) and the Vermont Agency of Commerce and Community Development (ACCD), invite you to participate in an all-day event that … Continue reading

Registration Now Open – Raising the Bar: Green Stormwater Infrastructure Planning and Design Workshop
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Registration Now Open – Raising the Bar: Green Stormwater Infrastructure Planning and Design Workshop

Raising the Bar: Green Stormwater Infrastructure Planning and Design Workshop April 22-23, 2014 DoubleTree Hotel by Hilton South Burlington, Vermont Visit the Workshop Website Download the Workshop Brochure Join us for a two-day intensive workshop focused on the use of green stormwater infrastructure (GSI)* systems and practices to achieve stormwater management goals.  This workshop will … Continue reading