Aquatic Invasive Species Management Update: Zebra Mussel and Spiny Waterflea Monitoring
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Aquatic Invasive Species Management Update: Zebra Mussel and Spiny Waterflea Monitoring

The aquatic invasive species (AIS) management team has been busy all summer—and with good reason. The ever-present threat of AIS spread has kept the team hard at work, sampling, surveying, and monitoring lakes across the state. But what exactly is it that we are doing? Though there are many intriguing facets to our summer field … Continue reading

Celebrating the Accomplishments of the 2016-2017 ECO AmeriCorps Members
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Celebrating the Accomplishments of the 2016-2017 ECO AmeriCorps Members

Vermont Clean Water Week is a time to highlight the tremendous accomplishments of the recently graduated members of the 2016-2017 ECO (Environmental Careers and Opportunities) AmeriCorps program! Twenty members served with local partners across the state in water quality focused positions over the last year, improving over 12 miles of rivers and streams and 309 acres … Continue reading

UVM Rain Garden Gets a Makeover from Engineers without Borders Student Group
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UVM Rain Garden Gets a Makeover from Engineers without Borders Student Group

Elle Mountain, an engineering student at the University of Vermont (UVM), serves on the leadership team of the student chapter of Engineers Without Borders (EWB) and is steering the group in the renovation of a UVM campus rain garden. EWB is a non-profit organization that helps communities achieve basic human needs through engineering projects. For … Continue reading