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Face the River Audio Story!

May 10, 2019

As part of VRC’s Face the River initiative, we are taking a closer look at people’s relationships with the rivers that flow through their cities…

VRC Releases North Branch Cascades Trail RFP

May 3, 2019

The Vermont River Conservancy is pleased to release a Request for Proposals for construction of the North Branch Cascades trail along the North Branch of…

Confluence River Park Designs – We Want to Hear From You!

May 2, 2019

The idea of a riverside park at the confluence of the North Branch and mainstem of the Winooski Rivers in downtown Montpelier has been a…

VRC has a new conservation easement!

May 2, 2019

 The Karlan / Mason project is located on the Green River in Guilford, VT.  This property was severely damaged during TS Irene with an existing…

Confluence Park Conceptual Designs

January 10, 2019

The Vermont River Conservancy presented 3 Conceptual Designs for the Confluence River Park to the Montpelier City Council on January 9, 2019. Thank you for…

VRC Announces Request for Proposals for Confluence River Park

September 26, 2018

The Vermont River Conservancy announces a Request for Proposals for a Feasibility Study and Conceptual Design for Montpelier’s Confluence River Park. VRC will be accepting…

VRC Welcomes Summer Stewardship Intern

June 13, 2018

VRC is happy to welcome Summer Stewardship Intern Eva Ryan to join the team and help monitor our protected sites during the summer months of…

Scott C Devlin Memorial Campsite Restoration Project

May 25, 2018

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…

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