Category Archives: Water

November 2019 Natural Shoreland Erosion Control Certification Trainings

We want to spread the word about the Natural Shoreland Erosion Control Certification training sessions that the Vermont DEC is offering this November.  We feel that these full day training events may be of interest to students at Champlain College who are interested in shoreland Best Management Practices, including techniques for erosion control, stormwater management, […]

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VT Interfaith Power & Light newsletter – September 2019

Green Mountains, Blue Water Earth Care News September 2019 In this newsletter: Registration for VTIPL’s Annual Conference Now Open! Congregational Sponsors of VTIPL’s Conference VTIPL’s Coordinator Retiring at End of Year Celebrate Sacred Waters at Shelburne Bay Park Sept. 7 Vision for Vermont Summit: Sept. 14, Bread Loaf Campus, Ripton Two Vermont Events during National […]

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AASHE’s 2019 Sustainable Campus Index

I’m excited to share that AASHE has released the 2019 Sustainable Campus Index (SCI), a publication that recognizes top-performing colleges and universities in 17 sustainability impact areas and overall by institution type, as measured by the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System (STARS). The report also highlights innovative and high-impact initiatives from institutions that submitted STARS reports […]

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Lakes-focused conference coming to Burlington (11/11-16)

Please join us in Burlington for the 39th International Symposium of the North American Lake Management Society! Hosted by the New England Chapter of NALMS November 11–15, 2019 Where DoubleTree by Hilton Burlington, Vermont Visit Symposium Website Agenda at a Glance Sunday, November 10 NALMS Board of Directors Meeting Monday, November 11 Lake and Watershed […]

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You are invited to Leahy Environmental Summit Evening Reception and Film Screenings

Thursday, April 4, 6:30 – 9:30 pm ECHO, Leahy Center For Lake Champlain 1 College Street, Burlington RSVP To nbova@echovermont.org Join us for the 2019 Leahy Summit Evening Reception featuring legendary National Geographic explorer, filmmaker, and ocean conservationist, Jon Bowermaster and the winning entries to the Voices for Clean Water Short Films Competition. The evening, in partnership […]

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LCC Winter’s Wane 2019 Enews – Snowkiting, Nordic Skating, Ice Thaw, Great Events & More

Lake Champlain Committee Winter’s Wane 2019 E-news Earlier this month, Lake Champlain completely iced over for the first time since 2015. In this issue of Enews we share some of the magic of winter on the lake with articles on snow kiting, Nordic skating and ice fishing. Read on to learn about how ice thaws, […]

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Coding to help Lake Champlain / Water Quality web application Inbox x

Help Build A New App To Put Lake Champlain Water Information At The Fingertips of Every Burlington Citizen A free application being built by, and for, the Burlington community will let anyone get Lake Champlain water quality information quickly from a phone or other device. Your input is needed to make this app a model […]

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The Lake Between | An International Conference

The Center for Research on Vermont invites you to attend our upcoming international conference: The Lake Between conference brings together leading scientists, business leaders, and public servants to examine Lake Champlain; an international body of water that links our histories, our economies, and the shared management of our natural environment. The Details:  Monday, April 8, 2019 University of Vermont, Davis Center Register […]

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LCC Jan 2019 E-news – Ice Volcanoes, The Long Winter, Pickling Sidewalks, Water News & More

Lake Champlain Committee January 2019 E-news Below is the January 2019 edition of the Lake Champlain Committee (LCC) Enewsletter. It includes nature notes, clean lake tips for winter, articles about ice volcanoes and the winter solstice, and water news from near and far. It comes to you with our deep thanks for your past membership […]

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