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

    Did You Know?

    More than 300 shipwrecks have been found in Lake Champlain. Some of these shipwrecks are in the Lake Champlain Underwater Historic Preserve and can be visited by scuba divers.
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    Employment Opportunities

    Watershed Model Demo

    Resource Room staffer Laura Hollowell demonstrates a watershed model during the Conservation Field Day at the Winooski Valley Park District. Photo: WVPD


    Environmental Analyst – Technical Assistant

    Grand Isle, Vermont

    The New England Interstate Water Pollution Control Commission (NEIWPCC) is seeking candidates for an Environmental Analyst (Technical Assistant) to join the Lake Champlain Basin Program (LCBP) team to work with our Vermont, New York and Quebec partners. The incumbent will assist in facilitating research and implementation projects that address challenges facing water resources in the Lake Champlain Basin. Will develop and execute tasks that support projects addressing nutrient reduction, flood resilience, aquatic invasive species, and stormwater management issues. The Technical Assistant will manage grants, assist with the development of request for proposals for technical projects, and support the LCBP grant review process. Will prepare technical data and interpretation for use on the LCBP website and support maintenance of the site.

    Organized individuals with knowledge of or experience with Lake Champlain Basin resource issues a must. The successful candidate will have a proven ability to establish effective working relationships within diverse groups and the ability to exercise considerable tact and diplomacy. Familiarity with technical data and systemic approaches to quality assurance and quality control preferred. Excellent computer skills, particularly spreadsheet and data analysis software, and geographic information systems preferred as well. Bachelor’s degree in natural science, physical geography, resource management, geographic information systems required.

    Send cover letter, resume, and brief writing sample by October 25, 2019 to jobs@neiwpcc.org. Please reference 19-LCBP-004 in the email subject line. Interviews will be held November 18, 2019.

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    What is the State of the Lake?

    What is the
    State of the Lake?

    Learn about the health of Lake Champlain in the 2018 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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    54 West Shore Road
    Grand Isle, VT 05458
    800-468-5227 (NY & VT)
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