Clean Water
Matters!

The diverse ecosystems, working
landscapes, and vibrant communities
that inspire and sustain us depend on
clean water. Learn about pollution
reduction strategies.

Healthy Habitats
Connect Us All

Lakeshores, stream banks, and wetlands are critical to clean
water and biodiversity. Learn about efforts to improve
habitat connectivity in the Basin ecosystem.

We Care for
What We Know

Recreation fosters stewardship of the Basin’s rich
natural and cultural heritage by connecting people
to the landscape while supporting local economies.
Learn about ways to explore the Basin.

Informed Citizens
Make Wiser Choices

Citizens who have an understanding and
appreciation of water resources make informed
choices about actions that might contribute to
pollution. Learn about education programs.

    About Us

    Vermont CAC

    Upcoming Meetings

    Monday, December 11th
    5:00 – 7:00 pm
    Shelburne Town Offices, Meeting Room 1
    5420 Shelburne Road, Shelburne

    This will be a working session on the 2018 Lake Champlain Action Plan.

    The public is invited to attend. To RSVP, please email Bethany.Sargent@vermont.gov.

    Past Meeting Materials

    November 13, 2017

    • Pharmaceuticals in the Lake Champlain Basin presentation by Dr. Christine Vatovec, UVM (PDF)
    • Pesticide Regulation in Vermont presentation by Cary Giguere, AAFM (PDF)
    • An Overview of Organic Contaminants in the Lake Champlain Basin by Nat Shambaugh, retired AAFM (PDF)

    October 13, 2017

    September 11, 2017

    August 14, 2017

     

    The Vermont Citizen Advisory Committee publishes an Action Plan each year.

    2009 VTCAC Action PlanVermont CAC 2017 Action Plan
    Vermont CAC 2016 Action Plan
    Vermont CAC 2015 Action Plan
    Vermont CAC 2014 Action Plan
    Vermont CAC 2013 Action Plan
    Vermont CAC 2012 Action Plan
    Vermont CAC 2011 Action Plan
    Vermont CAC 2010 Action Plan
    Vermont CAC 2009 Action Plan
    Vermont CAC 2008 Action Plan
    Vermont CAC 2007 Action Plan
    Vermont CAC 2006 Action Plan (call for copy)
    Vermont CAC 2004 Action Plan

    What is the State of the Lake?

    What is the
    State of the Lake?

    Learn about the health of Lake Champlain in the 2015 State of the Lake report. Read about trends in key indicators of water quality and ecosystem health. Read the State of the Lake report

    Volunteers

    Make Some Waves

    From using lake-friendly cleaning products to volunteering with a local watershed group, you can help restore and protect the Lake Champlain Basin. Find out how you can get involved

    Track Our Progress

    Track Our Progress

    Explore the goals and actions of our partners and track our progress online with the Opportunities for Action website. View Opportunities for Action

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    Grand Isle, VT 05458
    800-468-5227 (NY & VT)
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