News & Stories

Planning for a Climate-Changed Future: AVCC’s Annual Summit

Over its long history, Vermont has seen its share of challenges. From deforestation, droughts, and flooding, our landscape has shown its strength and ability to recover. But Vermont has also…

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Webinar: Learn How to Create Better Places through Crowdfunding on October 19th

Whether you are dreaming of more parks and green spaces, a vibrant main street, colorful public art projects, community gardens, or cultural events, Better Places grants can help turn your idea into a reality.  Learn…

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Two Things: Climate Havens, Better Places

Two things: A fascinating radio show discusses climate migration, and you’re invited to learn more about crowdfunding your brilliant idea in the name of your local community. Stay informed, stay…

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Climate Dispatch

Keep up with climate action in Vermont!
Tune into the online conversation by following the #ActOnClimateVT hashtag on social media, and watch our weekly legislative update posted shortly after 12pm on Fridays during the legislative session (and whenever else we can).
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Events

Webinar: Learn How to Create Better Places through Crowdfunding on October 19th

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VNRC Presents “The Liminal Season”, selected works from Karen Schaefer, at Montpelier Art Walk on October 7

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Announcing the Association of Vermont Conservation Commissions (AVCC) Annual Summit: Planning for a Climate-Changed Future

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Through research, education, collaboration and advocacy, VNRC protects and enhances Vermont’s natural environments, vibrant communities, productive working landscapes, rural character and unique sense of place, and prepares the state for future challenges and opportunities.

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Julie Wolcott
Member and retired dairy farmer
VNRC works on collaborative solutions to existing and potential environmental issues. I trust them to speak out and up for policies, rules and legislation that protect all of Vermont’s natural resources and promote healthy communities of people, animal life, forests, and waterways.
Gianna Petito
District Manager, Winooski Natural Resources Conservation District
I'm so impressed with how VNRC is championing dam removals across the state. Their depth of technical knowledge and ability to foster partnerships make them a great advocate for aquatic habitat connectivity and flood resilience.
Amy Seidl
Former VNRC board member, author, and educator
VNRC has a long history of convening Vermonters who care about environmental protection. I deeply appreciate that VNRC leverages this role to gain greater support for environmental stewardship and the human health and well-being that is intimately tied to it.