Waterfowl hunters who did not remove their hunting blinds from the waters of the state earlier must do so before February 15 on Lake Champlain or May 15 on inland waters according to a reminder from the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department.
A Long Range Management Plan (LRMP) Addendum has been prepared, and the Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation would like your input. Lowell Lake State Park is located in the town of Londonderry totaling 356.5 acres. The revised LRMP will guide management on the parcel for the next 25 years.
WHEN: Wednesday, February 17, 2016 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Londonderry Town Office (100 Old School Street), South Londonderry, Vermont
A request to extend shooting hours for turkey hunting during the spring youth hunt has been presented by a citizen to the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Board.
The Board will hold a public hearing on the proposal at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, February 23, at the Whitcomb Jr.-Sr. High School Cafeteria, 273 Pleasant Street, Bethel, VT 05032.
The Fish & Wildlife Department is seeking volunteers who would like to become Let’s Go Fishing instructors so they can pass on Vermont’s fishing tradition to the next generation of Vermonters.
The department will be hosting a one-day training workshop for new instructors on Saturday, March 12, at 190 Junction Road, Berlin, Vermont 05602.
A wildlife management area in southern Vermont recently underwent a major expansion, according to the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department.
The Turner Hill Wildlife Management Area located in Grafton and Athens has nearly doubled in size, adding 460 acres to bring the property total more than 1,000 acres.
In an era of forest fragmentation, declining species, and rising global temperatures, it can be difficult to remain hopeful about the future of the environment. But the Association of Vermont Conservation Commissions (AVCC) is looking to show that Vermont’s grassroots conservation efforts are great examples of conservation success.
MONTPELIER, VT – Call2Recycle, Inc., (Call2Recycle), North America’s largest consumer battery stewardship organization, and the Vermont Agency of Natural Resources announced the official launch of the statewide program for the responsible recycling of single-use (primary) batteries. The announcement was made this morning at the Vermont State House.
Montpelier, Vt. – Join the Clean Water Initiative Program for the Act 64 Brown Bag Lecture Series on Thursday January 28, 2016, at 11:00 am for an intriguing presentation about managing stormwater impacts from new development.
If you are going ice fishing soon, planning a family fishing trip next summer, or want to plan for deer season next fall – you will want to get a copy of the 2016 Vermont Hunting, Fishing and Trapping Laws and Guide, available where licenses are sold and from Vt Fish & Wildlife offices statewide.