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.


    Online Education Resources

    The following websites provide online watershed, conservation and heritage education tools and resources that can be used for remote learning. These sites feature videos, webinars and activities for teachers, students and families looking for dynamic place-based education. Be sure to check the social media posts of these organizations for ongoing content – some of the most active are linked below.

    Note: This list will be updated. Please send suggestions to

    Resources in the Lake Champlain Region

    Lake Champlain Basin Program

    2018 State of the Lake and Ecosystem Indicators Report

    Lake Champlain Basin Atlas

    Diving In Videos

    Clean Water Videos

    Bringing Back Salmon Videos

    Kid’s Page

    LCBP Facebook

    WatershED Matters – Champlain Basin Education Initiative

    Watershed Education Resources

    This Lake Alive! Online Curriculum

    Lake Champlain Sea Grant

    Zoom a Scientist live webinars – Tuesdays and Fridays @ 12 noon

    Register: Virtual Learning Resources


    ECHO, Leahy Center for Lake Champlain

    ECHO at Home Learning

    ECHO Facebook

    Audubon Vermont

    Audubon from Home

    Community Science

    Audubon Vermont Facebook

    Billings Farm and Museum

    Billings Farm at Home

    Bird Diva

    E-workshops and courses

    Fairbanks Museum

    Virtual Learning

    Fort Ticonderoga

    Center for Digital History

    Green Mountain Club

    Facebook Live kids’ storybook reading – Fridays at 10 am


    Garden Ideas for Kids, Parents, and Teachers

    Lake Champlain Committee

    Learn About Lake Champlain

    Lake Champlain Maritime Museum

    LCMM Blog

    Middlebury Area Land Trust

    Let’s Connect with Nature from Home

    Montshire Museum

    Online Resources – Montshire at Home

    Montshire Museum Facebook

    Mountain Lake PBS

    Learning at Home Programs and Resources

    New York State DEC

    Nature Activities

    North Branch Nature Center

    North Branch Nature Center Online

    NBNC Facebook

    St. Albans Museum

    History from Home

    St. Albans Museum Facebook

    Shelburne Farms

    At-Home Activities for Young Learners

    Shelburne Farms Facebook

    Vermont Art Online – Virtual Museum and Gallery Tours

    Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department

    Reconnect with Nature

    VTFW Facebook

    Vermont Institute of Natural Science

    VINS at Home Education Resources

    UVM Extension – VT 4-H

    Virtual Enrichment Learning Opportunities: Weekdays @ 3 pm
    Mondays – Distance Learning Socials, new topic each week, open to ages 8 and up
    Tuesdays – QuaranTeen Time: Getting College & Career Ready
    Wednesdays – QuaranTeen Virtual Science Cafes
    Thursdays – Distance Learning Social participants meet to share the week’s activity

    Register: VT 4-H News and Events

    VT 4-H Facebook

    VT PBS

    VT PBS Kids Corner

    Watersheds United Vermont

    Stormwater Resource Library

    Wild Center

    Lunchtime Live – Monday – Friday @ 12 noon
    Digital Live Learning Programs – Tuesdays and Thursdays @ 11 am

    Wild Center Digital

    Wild Center Facebook

    Resources Beyond the Lake Champlain Region:

    All About Birds – Cornell Lab of Ornithology

    Live Bird Cams

    K-12 Education

    Children and Nature Network

    Common Sense Media – Free Online Events and Activities

    EPA Learning and Teaching About the Environment

    EPA Grade K-12 Watershed Learning Links

    EPA Wetlands Education for Students and Teachers


    Science Snacks for K-5 kids


    Explore Education

    Mass Audubon

    Mass Audubon Facebook

    NASA Climate Kids

    National Audubon Society

    Audubon for Kids

    National Geographic Kids

    Science Lab

    NOAA Education

    PBS Learning Media

    Project Wet

    Project Wild

    Smithsonian – Fun Stuff for Kids and Teens

    University of Maine Extension – Maine 4-H

    QuaranTEEN Virtual Science Café – Tuesdays @ 3pm

    USDA National Agricultural Library Educational Resources

    USGS Water Science School

    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


    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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