Vermont Clean Water Fund Board Seeks Public Input on Proposed Budget
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Vermont Clean Water Fund Board Seeks Public Input on Proposed Budget

The Clean Water Fund Board is pleased to announce a 30-day public comment period to gather input on Vermont’s clean water funding priorities for the next state fiscal year. The Clean Water Fund supports municipalities, farmers, and others in making needed investments in priority projects to improve water quality in Vermont’s lakes, rivers, and wetlands. … Continue reading

2015 Watershed Grants Program Funding Awarded
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2015 Watershed Grants Program Funding Awarded

Waterways across Vermont will see improvements in 2015 thanks to Vermont’s Watershed Grant Program, which has awarded grant funds to fifteen watershed improvement projects totaling $100,000. Successful applicants each received individual grants ranging from $3,500 to $14,000. The 2015 projects cover a range of water quality and aquatic habitat projects, including these examples in three … Continue reading

Grant Funding Available for Ecosystem Restoration Projects
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Grant Funding Available for Ecosystem Restoration Projects

The Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation (VTDEC) is pleased to announce the state fiscal year (SFY) 2015 Request for Proposals (RFP) for grants under the Ecosystem Restoration Program (ERP). These grants are supported by capital construction funds contained in the fiscal year 2015 state budget. The ERP’s goal in awarding these grants is to restore … Continue reading

Announcements / Progress

2014 Watershed Grants Program Funding Awarded

Waterways across Vermont will see improvements in 2014 thanks to Vermont’s Watershed Grant Program, which has awarded grant funds to fifteen watershed improvement projects totaling $100,000.  The successful applicants each received individual grants ranging from $2,500 to $15,000. The 2014 projects cover a range of water quality and aquatic habitat projects including these examples in … Continue reading

ANR Hosts a Day of Workshops and Discussion for Local Officials
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ANR Hosts a Day of Workshops and Discussion for Local Officials

WHEN GOVERNMENTS COOPERATE – STATE GOVERNMENT MUNICIPAL DAY 2014 Monday March 31, 2014 at the National Life Building in Montpelier The Vermont Agency of Natural Resources (ANR), in cooperation with the Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans) and the Vermont Agency of Commerce and Community Development (ACCD), invite you to participate in an all-day event that … Continue reading

Grant Funding Available for Aquatic Nuisance Control Projects
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Grant Funding Available for Aquatic Nuisance Control Projects

  The Aquatic Nuisance Control Grant-in-Aid grant program supports both native and non-native species management projects and is available to Vermont municipalities. Projects supported since 1994 include programs to control Eurasian watermilfoil, purple loosestrife, curly leaf pondweed, and nuisance native aquatic plants, and aquatic invasive species spread prevention programs. Supported management methods have included the … Continue reading