Clean Water

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.

    News and information from
    Around the Basin

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    August 2017 Casin’ the Basin e-News
    August 8, 2017 – 

    LCBP Releases Opportunities for Action 2017 • NEIWPCC Under New Leadership • Draft Lake Champlain-Richelieu River Plan Release • more…

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    Events Calendar

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    AIS Seminars
    June 17, 2016 – 

    Save the date! Lake Champlain Basin Program will host two seminars, one in NY and one in VT on Aquatic Invasive Species of Emerging Concern. These talks are free and open to partners, resource managers, and lake/watershed organizations. Please RSVP to Kathy Jarvis at so we can plan for the number of attendees. More […]

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    Lake Champlain Research Conference
    December 14, 2017 – 

    January 8-9, 2018 | Davis Center, University of Vermont REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! Registration Portal: Focusing on the past, present, and particularly the future of the Lake, the conference will include interdisciplinary sessions on climate change, cyanobacteria, native fish restoration, contaminants and toxins, stormwater management technology, cultural and heritage resources, flood resilience, education and […]

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    Diving In: Raising Salmon in the Classroom
    November 9, 2017 – 

    Students from Westport and WIllsboro, NY learned about the salmon life cycle and habitat as part of the Salmon in the Classroom program. With support from New York State DEC and Trout Unlimited, they raised salmon from eggs and released them into local streams. They learned about stream ecology and the connections of these tributaries […]

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    LCBP Teams with ECO AmeriCorps to Build Lake Champlain Summer Camp Programs
    December 7, 2017 – 

    Corey Aydlett, a Vermont ECO AmeriCorps member, is serving with the Lake Champlain Basin Program through August 2018. His primary task as an LCBP Education and Outreach Assistant is to create a series of lake-related student activities to be incorporated into summer camp programs. “I’m committed to creating opportunities in environmental education for youth in […]

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    Recent Publications & Reports FeedPublications Library

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    LCBP’s Publications Library contains a variety of publications generated by grants, research project, and outreach initiatives.

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    Photo of the Month FeedPhoto of the Month

    December 5, 2017 – 

    Air temperature: 45 degrees. Water Temperature: 45 degrees. This guy really loves the lake! The misty City of Plattsburgh beckons a photographer and windsurfer on Cumberland Bay.

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