News Release — Lake Champlain Basin Program August 11, 2017 Contact: Kathy Jarvis, LCBP Office Manager, (802) 372-3213 LCBP to Celebrate Clean Water Grand Isle, VT – The LCBP will participate in the celebration of Vermont Clean Water Week with four events in the Lake Champlain watershed. As the summer begins to wind down, these […]
The “phenomenal increase in Champlain’s popularity during the past five years is without a parallel on any angling waters in our country,” a newspaper wrote in 1890.
If built, the 1,000-megawatt power cable would establish a long-term funding source for a pollution-reduction effort on Lake Champlain that has been mandated by the federal government.
James Ehlers said if elected he would seek to have corporations “that have profited from cheap dairy prices” help pay for cleaning up Lake Champlain. He cited Ben & Jerry’s owner Unilever.
News Release — Bassmaster July 19, 2017 Media Contact: JamieDay Matthews 205-313-0945 [email protected] Dave Precht 205-313-0931 [email protected] Bassmaster Elites To Converge On Picturesque Lake Champlain PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. — The world’s best bass fishermen will be catching mixed bags of fat largemouth and smallmouth while surrounded by some of the country’s most beautiful scenery in upstate […]
News Release — Mayor Miro Weinberger July 11, 2017 Contact: Brian Lowe 802.735.3983 Mayor Miro Weinberger’s Statement on the Passing of Christian Kibabu Burlington, VT –Mayor Miro Weinberger released the following statement regarding the tragic passing of Christian Kibabu, a Burlington High School student who drowned yesterday near Oakledge Park. “It is with a heavy […]
After sustaining damage centuries ago at the hands of the British, the Revolutionary War gunboat Spitfire now faces another threat two decades after being found at its underwater resting place.
News Release — University of Vermont June 27, 2017 Contact: Jeff Wakefield [email protected] 802-578-8830 International Lake Champlain-Richelieu River Study Board to hold public meetings July 11-13, 2017 The International Lake Champlain-Richelieu River Study Board (the Study Board) has released its draft Work Plan, available for public feedback until July 28, 2017. The Study Board will […]
President Donald Trump has proposed a 31 percent cut to the EPA. State officials have not been informed about how the reduction will affect lake cleanup.
News Release — University of Vermont June 20, 2017 Media Contact: Kris Stepenuck (802) 656-8504 E-mail: [email protected] EDUCATIONAL BOAT TRIPS TEACH PUBLIC ABOUT LAKE CHAMPLAIN Burlington–University of Vermont (UVM) Extension, Lake Champlain Sea Grant and ECHO Leahy Center for Lake Champlain will host three Summer on the Lake educational boat cruises in July and August. […]
News Release — N.A. Manosh Corporation June 19, 2017 Contact: Ken Millman 802.238.1522 https://spikeadvertising.com/ Manosh to donate 1% of water well drilling revenue to Lake Champlain International Morrisville, VT—June 19, 2017: To demonstrate appreciation of clean water, healthy communities, and Vermont, the N.A. Manosh Corporation is donating 1% of water well drilling revenue to Lake […]
News Release — Mayor Miro Weinberger May 31, 2017 Contact: Katie Vane 802.734.0617 Nina Safavi 802.865.7248 Mayor Weinberger, Burlington Parks Foundation, UVM Medical Center, and Parks, Recreation & Waterfront Celebrate Completion of Phase 1 of the Bike Path Rehabilitation Unveil Beginning of UVM Medical Center Fitness Trail; Boulder Commemorating Parks Foundation Donations, and Honor Parks […]
Pollution in Lake Champlain, PFOA contamination in drinking water in the Bennington area and the future of Act 250 were some of the issues before legislators this session.
I’ve grown up watching the decay of the St. Albans Bay.