June 11 Water Caucus Agenda

June 11 Water Caucus Agenda

VNRC is looking forward to our next Water Caucus meeting, scheduled for June 11 at 4pm at the Vermont Law School at the Yates Common Room in Debevoise Hall (see map).  We won’t be serving dinner, so please feel free to bring your own or to walk over to the Worthy Burger afterwards for dinner where we will be gathering after the meeting.

Email Kim Greenwood at kgreenwood@vnrc.org to RSVP. Please feel free to invite others.

The agenda:

4:00    Welcome and Introductions

4:15    Overview of 2014 Water Legislation – VNRC, others

·      Shorelands H.526

·      Dams H.590

·      Agriculture water quality – various

·      Water Quality/TMDL H.586

·      Others?

4:45    Update on Lake Champlain Implementation Plan and TMDL – Anthony Iarrapino, Conservation Law Foundation

(where are we? will we reach our goal?)

5:30    Watersheds United – Ann Ingerson, Program Coordinator

(what its role is, how it overlaps with the Caucus and how to engage)

6:00    Vermont Conservation Voters, Lauren Hierl

(the Scorecard, what its role is, how it relates to the Caucus)

6:30    Topics for Next Meeting

6:45ish    Adjourn