DO NOT SWIM! Vermont waters are currently unsafe. Due to significant rain and flooding in most of Vermont on July 10th, with rains continuing on July 11th, currents are very strong. Also, most rivers are filled with debris, effluent, chemicals, fertilizers, etc. and are unsafe for swimming.

Events

News

New map guides paddlers along the Lamoille River

August 5, 2019

addlers, anglers, and other river enthusiasts now have a new guide to the Lamolle River.

Confluence River Park Designs

July 9, 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 dream for many residents and city officials for almost three decades.

More public access on the White River!

July 3, 2019

Once a junkyard, VRC restored 5.5 acres along the White River.

Join us at the BioBlitz!

June 11, 2019

On Sunday, June 23rd, we hope you’ll come out and join the BioBlitz in Bridgewater, Vt!  This event is raising awareness for an important wilderness…

New Summer Intern

June 4, 2019

Emma Heffner- 2019 Stewardship Intern Joining the VRC team for the summer of 2019 is University of Vermont senior, Emma Heffner! Emma studies Environmental Studies…

LRPT Paddler Social

June 3, 2019

Join the Lamoille River Paddlers Trail crew for their 4th annual Paddler Social on June 19th.  Volunteer work party 3-5, 3 mile family friendly paddle…

Great work from our partners on the Green River!

May 14, 2019

Restoring and transforming the Green River watershed _ The Brattleboro Reformer _ Brattleboro  Great article from the Brattleboro Reformer about the work being done on…

330 trees planted on the Nulhegan!

May 14, 2019

The East Branch of the Nulhegan in Bloomfield has historically seen heavy logging, and the Nulhegan served as a log transport system to the nearby…

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…

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