The VMC is going regional! After 1.5 years of pilot work, we are changing our name to the Forest Ecosystem Monitoring Cooperative On May 8, 2017. Click to learn more!
Providing the information needed to understand, manage, and protect Vermont's forested ecosystems in a changing global environment

First established as a partnership between the Vermont Agency of Natural Resources, the U.S. Forest Service and the University of Vermont more than 20 years ago, the Vermont Monitoring Cooperative serves as a hub for coordination, communication and data-sharing among land managers, researchers and interested citizens in Vermont.

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The Vermont Monitoring Cooperative maintains a number of live data streams, including five meteorological monitoring stations in northern Vermont that are updated hourly. Select a station from the dropdown or click on the map below.

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Colchester Reef Meteorological Monitoring
Continuous monitoring of meteorological variables representative of Lake Champlain for use by researchers, recreationalists, commercial boaters, Champlain Water District and the National Weather Service.
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*All times in EST (not adjusted for daylight savings)

These data have not yet been subjected to QA/QC protocols. QA/QC'ed data from these stations are available for preview and download from the individual project pages.