Berkshire farmer works with Conservation District, State to restore stream
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Berkshire farmer works with Conservation District, State to restore stream

This spring, the Franklin County Conservation District wrapped up revegetating an active stream restoration project that was implemented last fall on Peter and Lorie Hutchins’ dairy farm in Berkshire, VT. The project, funded and supported by the Agency of Agriculture and the Department of Environmental Conservation, was installed along 500 ft. of a severely eroding … Continue reading

Who is taking the vital signs of “your” stream??
Opportunities / Science

Who is taking the vital signs of “your” stream??

Last week in FLOW, the Watershed Management Division reported on the dedicated and outstanding efforts of the volunteers in the Lay Monitoring and Vermont Invasive Patrollers. This week, we would like to highlight the complementary efforts of citizen scientists who participate in the Department of Environmental Conservation’s (DEC) LaRosa Partnership Program to test rivers and … Continue reading