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.

    Water & Environment

    Did You Know?

    Approximately one third of Lake Champlain Basin residents use the Lake as a source of drinking water.
    Find out more

    Lake and Watershed Data

    Lake & Watershed Data Sources

    Every year, more data about Lake Champlain and its watershed is posted online. These data are collected by many entities such as local, state, and federal groups, students, universities, and volunteer groups. The links posted here are organized by category. Please contact us if you would like us to link to a site.

    Please Note: The LCBP is not responsible for the content or accuracy of the data in these linked sites.

    Aquatic Nuisance Species Data

    Lake & Stream Water Level/Flow Data

    Maps & GIS Data

    Nautical Charts for Lake Champlain (NOAA)

    Terrestrial & Air Data

    Water Quality Data

    Weather & Climate Data

    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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