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

    E-News FeedE-News

    January 2020 Casin’ the Basin e-News
    January 3, 2020 – 

    LCBP Boat Launch Steward Intercepts Hydrilla • USACE Tours Lake Champlain Basin Projects • LCBP and USACE Invite Letters of Request for Watershed Restoration Projects • more…

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    Events Calendar

    Love art? Love maps? Love Lake Champlain?
    August 29, 2018 – 

    Join us at the Community Sailing Center or the Strand Center for the Arts to create a map of a place that’s meaningful to you (in the Lake Champlain Basin or somewhere else) with MollyMaps. Molly Holmberg Brown–a Maine-based visual artist, map-maker and geographer–will lead the two-hour workshop. Participants will celebrate their connection to place through map-making […]

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    Latest News FeedLatest News

    LCBP Produces TMDL Media Series
    March 22, 2020 – 

    The LCBP has developed a series of animations and videos to explain the Lake Champlain phosphorus TMDL.

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    Multimedia FeedMultimedia

    Clean Water Commitment: Dairy Farming
    March 18, 2020 – 

    This video is one of an eleven-part series that explores how people working on the landscape in a variety ways are helping to achieve the goals of the Lake Champlain phosphorus Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL). The TMDL is a pollution budget that establishes limits for the amount of phosphorus the lake can receive and […]

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    Press Releases FeedPress Releases

    LCBP Awards Nearly $3 Million to Local Groups and Municipalities
    March 3, 2020 – 

    The Lake Champlain Basin Program is awarding $2,933,352 in grants to communities and organizations in New York, Québec, and Vermont that are implementing projects to improve the future of the Lake Champlain watershed. Funding for these grants originates from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the Great Lakes Fishery Commission and the National Park Service. Senator […]

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    Recent Publications & Reports FeedPublications Library

    Resource Room LibraryPublications Library

    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

    Snow Flow
    February 10, 2020 – 

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