Watershed Organizations

Many regional and local watershed organizations help restore and protect the Basin’s waters and ultimately Lake Champlain. To learn more or get involved, search this list or view the interactive map of organizations and contact a group near you.

In the Lake Champlain Basin


Addison County Riverwatch Collaborative
Matt Witten, Director
PO Box 27
New Haven, VT 05472
Email: acrwcvt@gmavt.net
Water quality monitoring collaborative with the Little Otter Creek & Mud Creek, Lewis Creek, Lemon Fair, New Haven, Otter Creek, Middlebury River

Farmer’s Watershed Alliance
Scott Magnan, Board Chair
P.O. Box 298
St. Albans, Vermont 05478
Email: FarmersWatershedAllianceNW@gmail.com

Franklin County Natural Resource Conservation District
Lauren Weston, District Manager
50 S. Main St. Ste. B-20
St. Albans, VT 05478
Email: info@franklincountynrcd.org

Franklin Watershed Committee
Tucker Wehner, Coordinator
PO Box 79
Franklin, VT 05457
Email: fwccoordinator@gmail.com

Friends of Northern Lake Champlain
Kent Henderson, Board Chair
PO Box 1145
St. Albans, VT 05478
Email: info@friendsofnorthernlakechamplain.org

Friends of the Mad River
Ira Shadis, Executive Director
PO Box 255
Waitsfield, VT 05673
Office address: General Wait House
4061 Main Street
Waitsfield, VT 05673
Email: info@friendsofthemadriver.org

Friends of the Waterbury Reservoir
Eric Chittenden, President
PO Box 341
Waterbury Center, VT 05677
Email: waterburyres@gmail.com

Friends of the Winooski River
Michele Braun, Executive Director
46 Barre Street/PO Box 777
Montpelier, VT 05602
Email: info@winooskiriver.org

Grand Isle County Natural Resource Conservation District
Molly Varner, Project Manager
P.O. Box 212
North Hero, VT 05474
Email: Molly.gicnrcd@gmail.com

Lake Carmi Camper’s Association Inc.
Peter Benevento, President
PO Box 1
Franklin, VT 05457
Email: President@LakeCarmiVT.com

Lake Champlain Committee
Lori Fisher, Executive Director
208 Flynn Avenue
Building 3, Studio 3F
Burlington, VT 05401
Email: lorif@lakechamplaincommittee.org
LCC is a bi-state organization whose focus is the entire Lake Champlain watershed.

Lake Champlain Lakekeeper
Julie Silverman, Lakekeeper
15 East State Street, Suite 4
Montpelier, VT 05602
Email: jsilverman@clf.org 

Lake Champlain Land Trust
Chris Boget, Executive Director
One Main Street, Suite 205
Burlington, VT 05401
Email: chris@lclt.org

Lake Iroquois Association
Shannon Kelly, President
PO Box 569
Hinesburg, VT 05461
Email: lakeiroquoisassociation@gmail.com

Lamoille County NRCD & Lamoille Watershed Initiative
Peter Danforth, Director
109 Professional Drive, Suite 2
Morrisville, VT 05661
Email: lccddirector@gmail.com

Lewis Creek Association
Kate Kelly, Program Manager
P.O. Box 313
Charlotte, VT 05445
Email: lewiscreekorg@gmail.com

Missisquoi River Basin Association
Lindsey Wight, Executive Director
2389 VT Route 105
East Berkshire, VT 05448
Email: mrba@pshift.com

Otter Creek Natural Resource Conservation District
Pam Stefanek, District Manager
68 Catamount Park, Ste. B
Middlebury, VT 05753
(802)-388-6746 ext. 126
Email: pam.stefanek@vt.nacdnet.net

Poultney Mettowee Natural Resource Conservation District
Hilary Solomon, District Manager
PO Box 209
200 Main Street
Poultney, VT 05764
Email: hilary@pmnrcd.org
The PMNRCD is an umbrella organization for the South Lake Watershed Partnership.

Rutland County Natural Resource Conservation District
Nancy McGuire, District Manager
170 S Main St, Ste 4
Rutland, VT 05701
(802)-775-8034 ext.117
Email: nanci.mcguire@vt.nacdnet.net

St. Albans Area Watershed Association
Steve Langevin, President
PO Box 1567
St. Albans, VT 05478
Email: info@saintalbanswatershed.org

The Watershed Center (Little Otter Creek)
PO Box 96
Bristol, VT 05443
Email: info@thewatershedcenter.org

Vermont River Conservancy
Kassia Randzio, Development & Operations Director
29 Main Street, Suite 11
Montpelier, VT 05602
Email: vrc@vermontriverconservancy.org

Watersheds United Vermont
Lyn Munno, Director
Email: info@watershedsunitedvt.org

Winooski Natural Resource Conservation District
Casey Spencer, District Manager
Berlin: 617 Cornstock Road, Suite 1
Berlin, VT 05602
Williston: 94 Harvest Lane Suite 203
Williston, VT 05495
(802) 288-8155 ext. 104
Email: remy@winooskinrcd.org

New York

AuSable River Association
Kelley Tucker, Executive Director
P.O. Box 8
Wilmington, NY 12997
Office Location (No mail):
1181 Haselton Rd,
Wilmington, NY 12997
Email: contactus@ausableriver.org

Boquet River Association
Anita Deming, Board President
PO Box 374
Elizabethtown, NY 12932
Email: info@boquet-river.org

Champlain Watershed Improvement Coalition of New York (CWICNY)
Kristen Ballou, Executive Board President
c/o Franklin County SWCD
151 Finney Blvd
Malone, NY 12953
Email: kballou@fcswcd.org

Glen Lake Protective Association
Paul Derby, President
PO Box 4135
Queensbury, NY 12804
(518) 745-5741
Email: yglenlake@aol.com

Lake Champlain Committee
Lori Fisher, Executive Director
208 Flynn Avenue
Building 3, Studio 3F
Burlington, VT 05401
Email: lorif@lakechamplaincommittee.org
LCC is a bi-state organization whose focus is the entire Lake Champlain watershed.

Lake George Association
Eric Siy, President
2392 State Route 9N
PO Box 408
Lake George, NY 12845
(518) 668-9700
Email: info@lakegeorgeassociation.org

Lake Hadlock Association
Tim Stachnick, President
PO Box 438
Fort Ann, NY 12827
Email: hadlockl@aol.com

Lincoln Pond Association
Gerry Zahavi, President
4172 Lincoln Pond Road
New Russia, NY 12964
Email: lincolnpondassociation@gmail.com

Mirror Lake Watershed Association
Marcy Fagan, Chair
PO Box 1300
Lake Placid, NY 12946
Email: mirrorlk@gmail.com

NYS Federation of Lake Associations, Inc.
Nancy J. Mueller, Manager
P.O. Box 84
LaFayette, NY 13084
Email: fola@nysfola.org

Shore Owners’ Association of Lake Placid
Scott Donnelly, Board of Trustees
PO Box 1235
Lake Placid, NY 12946-1235
Email: sdonnelly@textron.com

Upper Saranac Lake Association
Larry Koch, President
PO Box 872
Saranac Lake, NY 12983
Email: usla@uppersaranac.com


Organisme de bassin versant de la baie Missisquoi
Johanne Bérubé, Directrice générale
110 Rue Rivière
Bedford, QC J0J 1A0

COVABAR ~ OBV Richelieu/zone Saint-Laurent
Sylvain Lapointe, Directeur général
806, rue Richelieu
Beloeil QC J3G 4P6


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