Ecosystem Restoration Grant Program Workshops Offered
Announcements / Opportunities

Ecosystem Restoration Grant Program Workshops Offered

The Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) is offering four workshops in September following the release of the next Request for Proposals (RFP) for the DEC Ecosystem Restoration Grant Program.  There are exciting new changes in the RFP as a result of the availability of Clean Water Fund dollars and feedback from many of our partners. DEC Staff will review changes … Continue reading

Workshop Highlights Green Stormwater Infrastructure
Progress / Science

Workshop Highlights Green Stormwater Infrastructure

Question: What do you get when you bring together 100 planners, engineers, landscape architects, researchers, local officials, and government employees to talk about green stormwater infrastructure (GSI)? Answer: A dynamic, interactive, and energized workshop. Last week the Raising the Bar: Green Stormwater Infrastructure Planning & Design workshop took place in South Burlington. The workshop was … Continue reading

Preventing the spread of aquatic invasive species, one boat inspection at a time
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Preventing the spread of aquatic invasive species, one boat inspection at a time

2013 marked the Vermont Boat Access Greeter Program’s 12th year of courtesy boat inspections. Through 23 locally-run programs throughout Vermont, access greeters inspected nearly 15,000 boats, bringing the cumulative number of boats inspected by greeters through the history of the program to 73,572. Boat access greeters help prevent the spread of aquatic invasive species (AIS) … Continue reading

Registration Now Open – Raising the Bar: Green Stormwater Infrastructure Planning and Design Workshop
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Registration Now Open – Raising the Bar: Green Stormwater Infrastructure Planning and Design Workshop

Raising the Bar: Green Stormwater Infrastructure Planning and Design Workshop April 22-23, 2014 DoubleTree Hotel by Hilton South Burlington, Vermont Visit the Workshop Website Download the Workshop Brochure Join us for a two-day intensive workshop focused on the use of green stormwater infrastructure (GSI)* systems and practices to achieve stormwater management goals.  This workshop will … Continue reading