New Dead Creek Visitor Center Opens for Season May 11

 

ADDISON, Vt. - The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is announcing that the Dead Creek Visitor Center in Addison, Vermont, will be opening for the season on Friday, May 11.  The visitor center will be open Fridays through Sundays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through August and will offer a variety of free programs for all ages throughout the spring and summer. Hours will be expanded in the fall.      

Fun Fishing Events Being Held This Spring

 

MONTPELIER, Vt. – Fishing is a great way to enjoy the outdoors with friends and family.  Many anglers remember their first fishing experience with a parent or mentor who taught them the basics and gave them the opportunity to catch fish.  That opportunity is now being replicated across Vermont through several programs that are specifically designed to teach beginners how to fish. 

Herpetologist Jim Andrews to Lead Reptile and Amphibian Walk at Dead Creek Wildlife Management Area on May 17

 

ADDISON, Vt. – Herpetologist Jim Andrews will lead an evening field trip at the Dead Creek Wildlife Management Area on Thursday, May 17, from 6 to 9 p.m. The field trip will take participants to parts of the wildlife management area where spring amphibians are most likely to be seen and heard. The event is limited to 20 participants. To register, contact Amy Alfieri at amy.alfieri@vermont.gov or 802-759-2398. 

Come Learn about Vermont’s Wildlife in a Changing Climate on May 15 in Middlebury

 

MIDDLEBURY, Vt. – Vermonters of all ages are invited to attend a presentation about Vermont’s wildlife in a changing climate on Tuesday, May 15, at 7:00 p.m.  The presentation organized by Vermont Coverts: Woodlands for Wildlife will be given at the Ilsley Public Library at 75 Main St. in Middlebury, VT. 

Come Learn about Vermont’s Wildlife in a Changing Climate on May 7 in Jericho

 

JERICHO, Vt. – Vermonters of all ages are invited to attend a presentation about Vermont’s wildlife in a changing climate on Monday, May 7, at 7:00 p.m.  The presentation will be given as part of the Annual Meeting of the Jericho Underhill Land Trust at the Community Center at 329 Browns Trace Rd, Jericho Center, Vermont.

Deer Ages Available on F&W Website

RUTLAND, Vt. -- Hunters who provided the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department with a tooth from their deer last year can now find out how old their deer was by visiting the department’s website, www.vtfishandwildlife.com. Hunters submitted 2,808 teeth from the bucks they took during the November rifle deer season. Combined with the 1,207 deer examined by biologists at reporting stations during the youth and rifle seasons, biologists were able to get accurate ages for 4,015 deer.

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