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VRC Receives EPA Grant to Restore Floodplain

April 27, 2018

VRC is in line to receive a $200,000 grant from the Environmental Protection Agency’s Brownfields Program to restore a 12-acre parcel along the Whetstone Brook…

VRC Works With Partners to Protect Land Along the White River

April 3, 2018

–Below is an excerpt from an original blog post by the White River Partnership found here The Vermont River Conservancy recently partnered with the White River…

Help us protect Huntington Gorge today!

March 1, 2018

Vermont River Conservancy and the Richmond Land Trust have a rare opportunity to conserve the historic and scenic Huntington Gorge.  These special 3.3 acres include…

North Branch Cascades Trail Stormwater Assessment Completed

December 1, 2017

A stormwater reduction plan has been developed for an abandoned section of the Vermont Rt 12 road bed in Worcester and Elmore. Engineering firm Malone…

4th river corridor easement on the Wild Branch completed

October 9, 2017

“They don’t call it the Wild Branch for nothing” say the landowners living along its banks in Wolcott.  Historic straightening and channeling have tried to…

Swimming made more accessible on the Williams River

October 3, 2017

Chester is nestled in the Green Mountains, and a small pull-off on the Green Mountain Turnpike just a mile from the Village Center will lead…

Clean Water Week in Vermont!

August 22, 2017

The Vermont River Conservancy is all in for Vermont’s Clean Water Week, August 21st – 26th 2017! We are proud to be sponsors of this event….

North Branch Cascades Trail Workday – Saturday, July 29th

July 11, 2017

North Branch Cascades Trail Workday Help begin construction of a new recreational asset along the North Branch of the Winooski! This trail will serve a…

Keep Rainbow Rock open for all!

July 10, 2017

Help Protect Chester’s Favorite Swimming Hole: Rainbow Rock     The Vermont River Conservancy seeks your support to protect public access to this community treasure—a beautiful…

Kingsbury Branch Public Access

June 20, 2017

Enjoy paddling the tranquil Kingsbury Branch this summer, using the public access off Coburn Rd in East Montpelier.  Exploring the river from your own canoe…

VRC’s Newest Site Steward Volunteer

June 1, 2017

Vermont River Conservancy would not be where it is today without the dedication and commitment of the communities we work in, especially, local volunteers.  we…

Nulhegan Confluence Hut and Trails

May 25, 2017

The Vermont River Conservancy has recently conserved several properties at the confluence of the Nulhegan River and its East Branch in in Vermont’s Northeasrt Kingdom…

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