Watershed Scientists Assist in PFOA Response by Testing Water, Sediment & Fish
Announcements / Science

Watershed Scientists Assist in PFOA Response by Testing Water, Sediment & Fish

Scientists from the Watershed Management Division have been actively assisting the Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation in responding to the identification of “PFOA” contamination in drinking water wells near Bennington, Vermont. Information about this chemical, DEC’s response to its discovery in the vicinity of Bennington and Pownal, and resources for prospectively affected individuals, may be … 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