Being Lake Wise
Progress

Being Lake Wise

In late July, a few residents at Lake Dunmore participating in the Lake Wise Program were selected to have some shoreland Best Management Practices (BMPs) installed on their lakeshore properties. The labor was provided by the Vermont Youth Conservation Corps (VYCC). Lake Wise award winning participant Kate Williams of Leicester proposed to her neighbors that … Continue reading

The Vermont Ecosystem Restoration Program announces over $1.3 million in  Grant Awards to Tackle Nonpoint Source Pollution
Announcements

The Vermont Ecosystem Restoration Program announces over $1.3 million in Grant Awards to Tackle Nonpoint Source Pollution

The Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation’s Ecosystem Restoration Program (ERP) announces over $1.3 million in grant awards to address sediment and nutrient pollution problems statewide. “ERP’s grant program is a competitive grant program that targets the State’s high priority clean water needs,” explains Kari Dolan, ERP Manager. “The grants target uncontrolled sources of stormwater and … Continue reading

ANR Submits Green Stormwater Infrastructure Report to the Governor
Announcements / Progress

ANR Submits Green Stormwater Infrastructure Report to the Governor

On July 1, 2014, the Agency of Natural Resources (ANR) submitted to the Governor its first Green Stormwater Infrastructure (GSI) Implementation Work Plan Annual Report. Over the course of the past year, ANR has made great strides towards expanding and growing the role that GSI plays in Vermont.  Major accomplishments include:  Updating the Vermont Stormwater Management … Continue reading