May 5, 2021 – The Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department will be working in partnership with the Intervale Center in Burlington, VT this spring and summer. Programs will provide a variety of outdoor opportunities connecting participants to the nature around the beautiful forests and fields of the Intervale ecosystem.
Let’s Go Fishing Clinic
May 25 from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Join Fish and Wildlife Department Let’s Go Fishing program staff on a fishing adventure! The program includes aquatic ecology, fisheries management, regulations, equipment, and of course hands-on fishing. Staff will also show the basics of processing fish for cooking.
Birding Basics Walks
May 27 from 7:00 -- 8:30 a.m. and 8:30 – 10:00 a.m.
Doug Morin, the Fish and Wildlife Department’s non-game bird biologist, will be leading morning strolls through the Intervale Center property in search of spring birds.
To register: https://www.register-ed.com/events/view/168188
Sustainable Foraging Walk with a Focus on Invasive Species
June 2 with June 9 as a rain date -- from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
The Intervale Center’s Natural Areas Stewardship Coordinator, Duncan Murdoch, will lead a walk through the forests and fields focusing on sustainable foraging practices at the Intervale. Duncan will identify abundant edible and medicinal plants, especially invasive species!
To register: https://www.register-ed.com/events/view/168274
To learn more about the Intervale Center, visit: https://www.intervale.org/.
To learn more about the Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department events and to register directly from the Calendar of Events, visit: https://vtfishandwildlife.com/calendar.