One framework to look at the cultural and natural history of Burlington is using three lenses:
the cultural landscape, and
the ecological landscape
This website will not teach you all that you need to know about geography, history, geology, or ecology, but it will help you decipher the patterns of and the stories behind the Burlington Landscape. It will also help you find key materials for landscape interpretation that are useful for deeper investigations. The key to a successful landscape analysis is in finding the relevant details within the larger story. So as you explore this website and your own local resources, keep asking yourself how the information explains what you have experienced in and around Burlington.