Public Comment Meetings for Draft Batten Kill, Walloomsac, Hoosic River Tactical Basin Plan
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Public Comment Meetings for Draft Batten Kill, Walloomsac, Hoosic River Tactical Basin Plan

A series of public comment meetings will be held in December to gather feedback on the Vermont Agency of Natural Resources’ Draft Batten Kill, Walloomsac, and Hoosic River Tactical Basin Plan.  The public is encouraged to attend the meetings, hear a presentation and offer their comments and suggestions. Meetings will take place in the following … Continue reading

EPA and State Announce Public Meetings on the Plan to Restore Lake Champlain
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EPA and State Announce Public Meetings on the Plan to Restore Lake Champlain

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the State of Vermont are holding a series of public meetings to discuss new pollution reduction targets – often referred to as a TMDL – to prevent pollution from flowing into Lake Champlain and its tributaries.  The meetings will be moderated by the Lake Champlain Basin Program.  See … Continue reading

New Tactical Basin Plan for the North Lake Champlain Direct Drainages available for review and comment
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New Tactical Basin Plan for the North Lake Champlain Direct Drainages available for review and comment

The Watershed Management Division is holding two additional public comment meetings in July to gather feedback on the Draft North Lake Champlain Basin Tactical Basin Plan.  Tactical basin plans identify priority actions necessary to protect, maintain, enhance, and restore Vermont’s surface waters, in fulfillment of state laws including the newly passed Vermont Clean Water Act. … Continue reading

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Holds Public Meetings on Lake Champlain Clean Up Effort
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U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Holds Public Meetings on Lake Champlain Clean Up Effort

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is hosting a series of public meetings this November to outline the next steps in Vermont’s efforts to restore water quality in Lake Champlain. The meetings will be moderated by the Lake Champlain Basin Program, and will include both afternoon and evening sessions to encourage participation by all interested … Continue reading

Tactical Basin Plan Released for the Deerfield River and Lower CT River Basin!
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Tactical Basin Plan Released for the Deerfield River and Lower CT River Basin!

The Watershed Management Division has just released a draft Deerfield River and Lower Connecticut River Basin (Basins 12 – 13) Water Quality Management Tactical Basin Plan for public comment. This plan is the first comprehensive and integrated water resources management plan ever released for the Deerfield River. The Basin 12-13 Tactical Basin Plan provides an … Continue reading