With tag: lake_champlain
Vt., NY And Quebec To Design Lake Study Plan
international organization that deals with issues in the Lake Champlain area is working to design a study to find ways to
reduce future flooding in the lake and the Canadian river that drains it.
Vt. Issues Towns New Stormwater Permits
By John Dillon
The Vermont Department of Environmental
Conservation is working to reduce water pollution in the Lake Champlain watershed by requiring a number of municipalities and
other groups to do more to control storm water runoff.
No Quick Way To Control Water Flea
say there's no quick way to control and eliminate the invasive spiny water flea
from Lake George, so they're recommending ways to try to keep it from
spreading to Lake Champlain.
Anchor From Shipwreck Washes Up On Beach
Officials say a 19th century anchor from a Lake Champlain freighter has been found off a Burlington beach and it will likely be transported to a deeper,
Shelburne Considers Purchasing Fire Rescue Boat
The Shelburne Fire Department has proposed purchasing a used
fire rescue boat to use on Lake Champlain for approximately
$36,000. If purchased, it would be the only firefighting boat in the area.
USDA Program Aims To Clean Up Phosphorous In Missisquoi Bay
Missisquoi Bay has been plagued for years by
some of the worst phosphorus pollution and blue-green algae in Lake Champlain. Phosphorus comes primarily from agricultural
runoff. So the U.S. Agriculture Department wants to pay farmers to adopt
practices that would keep pollution from running off their fields and into the