University of Vermont

Cultivating Healthy Communities - Extension

Environment and Natural Resources

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This project identifies, addresses and shares critical ecological and economic issues affecting the Lake Champlain basin and its resources. The Vermont Department of Water conducts water testing and works along with Extension to share this information by empowering communities, businesses and other stakeholders to make informed decisions regarding the management, conservation, utilization and rehabilitation of water resources.

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Lake Champlain
Regional water quality

The University of Vermont Watershed Alliance[Extension partner site] is an Extension program in partnership with Lake Champlain Sea Grant and the Rubenstein School of Environment and Natural Resources. The primary aim of the program is to increase awareness and knowledge of watershed issues in Vermont youth. Programming includes Lake Champlain education, stream monitoring and more.

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