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.

    News and information from
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    Summer 2019 Casin’ the Basin e-News
    August 1, 2019 – 

    Cyanobacteria Season Gets an Early Start • Fishhook Waterflea Infests Lake Champlain • LCBP Welcomes New Staff • 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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    Lake Champlain Steward Intercepts Hydrilla
    October 22, 2019 – 

    “Clean, Drain and Dry” is the motto for boaters across the Lake Champlain basin.  This was not the case for a boat and trailer that was about to be launched into Lake Champlain at the South Hero John Guilmette access site in early September. The Lake Champlain Basin Program’s boat launch steward Matthew Gorton was […]

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    Manure Injector with/without Dragline
    October 29, 2019 – 

    See how precision agriculture technology, such as drag-lines and manure injector systems, are being used on Vermont farms to manage for compaction, efficiency, soil health, and water quality. This video was produced by the Farmer’s Watershed Alliance in partnership with member farmers in Franklin County, Vermont. Learn more about FWA

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    Lake Champlain Steward Intercepts Hydrilla
    October 22, 2019 – 

    “Clean, Drain and Dry” is the motto for boaters across the Lake Champlain basin.  This was not the case for a boat and trailer that was about to be launched into Lake Champlain at the South Hero John Guilmette access site in early September. The Lake Champlain Basin Program’s boat launch steward Matthew Gorton was […]

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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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    Terroir
    October 30, 2019 – 

    The sense of place of wine. Environmental factors such as soils, climate and terrain—along with local tradition—shape the flavor of the wine and the people of Québec’s Eastern Townships.

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