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Scott And Leahy Announce New Leahy-Authored Grant Opportunity For Communities Impacted By Decline In Forestry Industry

February 10, 2019

New grant program announced to spur new economic opportunites in Vermont communities struggling to overcome the decline in the forestry industry.

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Calling all young writers! Respond to this prompt on emerald ash borer!

January 29, 2019

Young Writers Project latest prompt focuses on raising awareness about emerald ash borer (EAB).

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Listen to Bave Little State's Latest Episode "What are the pros and cons of heating with wood?

January 28, 2019

Checkout Brave Little State's latest episode that explores "What are the environmental and economic benefits of wood heat in Vermont?"

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UVA Forest Management Activity Reports Due February 1st

January 27, 2019

Reminder to all landowners enrolled in current use- don't forget to file your Forest Management Activity Reports for any management activity in 2018.

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Did you miss the 2018 Forest Ecosystem Monitoring Cooperative Conference?

January 13, 2019

 Checkout videos of the plenary sessions and other talks!

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David Russell walks through 365 days on a Vermont choose-and-cut Christmas tree farm

December 22, 2018

Most of us think about a Christmas tree for a few weeks in December, here's a story from Vermont Sustainable Jobs Fund about someone who thinks about them just about every day of the year.

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Forest Management Underway at Hinesburg Town Forest

December 18, 2018

Learn about strategic forest management activities happening this winter on the Hinesburg Town Forest.

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Emerald Ash Borer Municipal Planning Grants Available

December 17, 2018

There's still time to get in on these grants to help towns prepare for and manage the impacts of emerald ash borer (EAB).

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Northeast Silviculture Institute Online is now available for landowners

December 17, 2018

Want to learn about art and science of managing forests to meet diverse needs and values? Checkout the Northeast Silviculture Institute now available online to landowners and non-foresters. 

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Vermont Bald Eagles Nest Successfully in 2018

December 13, 2018

Another successful year for Vermont's bald eagles with 23 known nesting pairs producing at least 33 successful young