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We’re hiring a Sustainable Communities Program Director
The Vermont Natural Resources Council (VNRC) has an exciting opportunity for a motivated individual to help guide policies and programs related to community development, land use planning, natural resource conservation…
New: 2021 Legislative Bulletin
The COVID-19 pandemic dramatically shifted the political landscape in Vermont. In the months following the initial lockdown, the Vermont Legislature rightly focused most of their time and energy on supporting…
Understanding Vermont’s historic investments in climate action
When the 2021 legislative session wrapped up last week, we celebrated historic investments in climate action, clean water, affordable housing, broadband, and other critical programs that will benefit Vermont’s people,…
People, Places, and Transportation
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.Join Today
Julie WolcottMember 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 PetitoDistrict 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 SeidlBoard 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.