Wetlands to the Rescue!
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Wetlands to the Rescue!

Editor’s Note: This is the third in a series of posts about how the communities of Plymouth and Ludlow restored areas devastated by Tropical Storm Irene and created more resilient rivers, lakes, and wetlands. We thank intern Sarah Kwiatkowski for researching and writing the series. As Tropical Storm Irene’s waters raged though Money Brook ravine, … Continue reading

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