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The Agency of Natural Resources has developed a Permit Navigator to assist in determining what permits may be needed for projects being planned.  Use the new site to learn about various Agency permits.

Department of Environmental Conservation

The Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) is one of three departments that make up the Agency of Natural Resources. The Department of Environmental Conservation's mission is to preserve, enhance, restore and conserve Vermont's natural resources and protect human health for the benefit of this and future generations.

The Department of Environmental Conservation is made up of various offices, programs and divisions. Use the links below to navigate directly to a DEC Division web page.