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Spotlight on Public Access Greeter Program: Waterbury Reservoir

Greeter Zach Johnston chats with boaters about invasive species at a Waterbury Reservoir access area.

Mist rises from the water during a spring morning on Waterbury Reservoir. 472 more words


Removing Water Chestnut - Getting it Done

What do an ECO AmeriCorps member, a retired Water Resources manager, a Fayston home schooler and his dad, a UVM Rubenstein intern, a Lake Champlain Lake Steward… 362 more words


Appreciating the Natural: Prevention vs. Remedy

Vermont’s lakes and ponds are characterized by a plethora of biota. While boating on the south end of Lake Champlain (heading toward lock 12), my colleagues and I are greeted at the Lake’s Narrows by a juvenile bald eagle standing guard atop a white cedar. 431 more words


Felt-soled Wading Boots Allowed in Vermont after Five-year Ban

In the mid-2000s, a brown, slimy organism began showing up in some of Vermont’s high-quality trout streams. First in the Batten Kill River in 2006, and later in the White River and Mad River, among others. 383 more words


Aquatic Invasive Species-Interested Volunteers Consider Early Detection Commitment

Volunteers from Echo Lake, Lake Memphremagog, Lake Carmi, Waterbury Reservoir, Lake Champlain, Lake Willoughby and Seymour Lake gathered last Friday afternoon to learn about aquatic invasive species… 254 more words