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Watershed Management Division issues new Tactical Basin Plans for the Lamoille River and Missisquoi Bay watersheds
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Watershed Management Division issues new Tactical Basin Plans for the Lamoille River and Missisquoi Bay watersheds

The Division is pleased to announce the availability of the final Tactical Basin Plans for the Missisquoi Bay and Lamoille River watersheds. These tactical basin plans present scientifically robust assessments of watershed health, and contain detailed suites of potential actions to restore or protect the health of the streams and lakes of the watershed. These … Continue reading

Montpelier Completes Stormwater Master Plan
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Montpelier Completes Stormwater Master Plan

In the spring of 2015, Montpelier’s Planning & Community Development and Public Works Departments received a VTDEC ERP grant to create a city-wide stormwater master plan. The City hired the consulting team of Stone Environmental and Greenman Pedersen to develop the plan. Stormwater master planning at the municipal scale offers two primary benefits: A broad … Continue reading

Clean Water Superstar #2: Native mussels
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Clean Water Superstar #2: Native mussels

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. January’s Clean Water Superstars are native mussels! Throughout the month, there will be information, resources, pictures, and videos about these superstar animals posted on the Clean Water … Continue reading