Category Archives: Water

March/ Rally to Stop Line 3/Climate – September 24

Climate: What Can We Do? PLEASE JOIN US      PLEASE PASS ALONG THE WORD  STOP LINE 3 MARCH and RALLY BURLINGTON  FRIDAY SEPT 24th.  3:00 Meet at CITY HALL PARK, Burlington. Rally @5:00 at Battery Park Burlington with People’s Kitchen, music and speakers.  LINE 3 is a TAR SANDS PIPELINE, the most corrosive and carbon intensive […]

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Monthly Newsletter from Lake Champlain Sea Grant

Enjoy our monthly newsletter providing updates on research, outreach and education from Lake Champlain Sea Grant. Building Bridges to Water Quality and Conservation Work By Justin Geibel, Water Quality and Careers FellowApril 06, 2021The Vermont Youth Conservation Corps (VYCC) and Lake Champlain Sea Grant are continuing their partnership into 2022 with support for the joint Water Quality and Careers Fellowship. Beginning in early 2020, the fellowship has … [read […]

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Certify Your Property with BLUE and Help Keep Lake Champlain Clean and Healthy

By Shari Halik, CommunicationsApril 06, 2021 Have you heard about BLUE? BLUE is an innovative stormwater mitigation program that gives free consultations and certifies homes, businesses, and institutions as watershed-friendly in the Lake Champlain basin of Vermont and New York. What is watershed-friendly? All land and properties in the watershed contribute stormwater runoff to Lake Champlain. In […]

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Lobbying event for Ocean Climate Action – April 14

Ariel Burgess, adjunct faculty in the Core, is acting as the Vermont State Lead for a national virtual capitol hill lobbying day for ocean climate policy.  It may be a neat way for students to get involved in a direct lobbying event and hopefully talk to their representatives! (….we may be landlocked, but we need […]

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VTIPL March News – Women’s History Month & World Water Day

Green Mountains, Blue Water Earth Care News March Happy Women’s History Month & World Water Day VTIPL’s Black History Month Event a Success! IPL’s Faith Climate Action Week & Kiss the Ground film VNRC Climate Action Works Webinar Series, March 10 5th Annual Religion & Ecology Summit, March 15-19 Paul Winter’s Vernal Equinox Concert, March […]

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Let us Spring forward together – news and events from the Lake Champlain Sea Grant’s Watershed Alliance Program

Let Us Spring Forward Together While many things are still unknown – one thing is certain, we are here for you! We have re-designed our programs to meet the needs of you and your students for Spring 2021. We launched a virtual lineup of programs back in September and plan to continue that through the Spring. Please see […]

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Monthly Newsletter from Lake Champlain Sea Grant

Enjoy our monthly newsletter providing updates on research, outreach and education from Lake Champlain Sea Grant. Lake Monitoring and Outreach Coordinator Position Open By Lake Champlain Sea GrantMarch 02, 2021The University of Vermont is hiring a Lake Monitoring and Community Outreach Coordinator, a partnered position between Lake Champlain Sea Grant and the Vermont Department of Environmental […]

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VTIPL February Newsletter – Black History Month & More

Green Mountains, Blue Water Earth Care News February VTIPL Black History Month Screening Event, Resources & More VTIPL Black History Month Film/Discussion, Tues. Feb. 23, 6:30 p.m.▪ VTIPL Board Membership Open▪ IPL Applauds Pres. Biden’s Climate & Environmental Justice Actions▪ Update from Montpelier▪ IPL Digital Rally – Protect Sacred Water▪ Sierra Club Community Conversation – […]

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Monthly Newsletter from Lake Champlain Sea Grant

Enjoy our monthly newsletter providing updates on research, outreach and education from Lake Champlain Sea Grant. Water You Know About Road Salt By Kris Stepenuck, Extension LeaderJanuary 22, 2021Winter is once again upon us here in Vermont and the Lake Champlain basin. One of the most impactful things we can do in winter to help […]

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