A book that’s a
resource for understanding Vermont’s bird populations has just been published. "Second
Atlas of Breeding Birds of Vermont," was produced with the help of 350
volunteers who donated thousands of hours compiling the information.
oil spill in Arkansas may add urgency to Vermont legislation that would regulate oil pipelines.
point to similarities between the pipeline in Arkansas that ruptured and
one in northern Vermont that could be used to ship tar sands oil.
state of Vermont is hoping to improve water quality in Lake Champlain’s Missisquoi Bay basin, which has been the site of toxic
algae blooms, by reducing bacteria that flows into the bay and finding
solutions to suspected discharges in the towns of Enosburg Falls, North Troy, Richford and Swanton.
With mud season under way throughout Vermont, farmers are eagerly
preparing for outdoor field plantings. Kara Fitzgerald, co-owner of Evening Song Farm in
Cuttingsville, says managing erosion is a key part of running a