With fed $$, State of VT to buy more wetland, ag land - VT Business Magazine

Vermont Fish & Wildlife will spend federal money to buy more agricultural and wetlands for conservation and pollution reduction.

“The initiative is strategically focused on acquiring marginal agricultural farmland in the Lake Champlain Basin and working both independently and with conservation partners to restore wetlands and floodplains. The goal of the program is to protect and improve water quality while providing habitat for wildlife and public-use value for hunting, fishing and other dispersed wildlife-based recreation for Vermonters.”



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  • David Flemming
    published this page in The News 2021-01-15 19:41:09 -0500