Preventing the spread of aquatic invasive species…will you be ready?
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Preventing the spread of aquatic invasive species…will you be ready?

Aquatic invasive species (AIS) continue to be a great concern in Vermont, demanding our attention as well as our resources. Vermont public access greeters educate lake visitors about invasive species, provide courtesy watercraft inspections and STOP introductions. 2014 marked the Public Access Greeter Program’s 13th year. Through 24 locally-run programs throughout Vermont, public access greeters … Continue reading

Is stormwater just an urban problem?  Part 1 of the Vermont Green Infrastructure Initiative’s guide to stormwater misconceptions.
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Is stormwater just an urban problem? Part 1 of the Vermont Green Infrastructure Initiative’s guide to stormwater misconceptions.

There are misconceptions related to stormwater and Green Stormwater Infrastructure (GSI) that we will address in a series of blog postings.  This first part addresses stormwater as a larger concern than what falls under environmental protection regulations.  Future posts provide facts about GSI best management practices such as pervious surfaces, cold climate functionality, and other … Continue reading