Clean Water Week

Lurking for Loons

Host:  Bomoseen State Park

Location:  22 Cedar Mountain Rd, Fair Haven, VT 05743

Event Description:  Search Glenn Lake for the elusive indicators of a healthy ecosystem.

Pre-registration required: No

Cost: Free with park entry fee or pass

Friday, July 27, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Tour a Wastewater Treatment Facility

Host:  Magic Wastewater

Location:  289 Magic Mountain Access, Londonderry VT, 05148

Event Description:  

Tour a small, wastewater treatment facility.  See where and how the wastewater arrives, how it is processed, and how it is cleaned and sent back to the earth.  Tour guide is Water Specialist & Wastewater Operator, Margaret Dwyer.  Wear comfortable walking shoes. Meet at parking lot of Blue Gentian Lodge at 4pm.   Call 802-824-5908 to pre-register.

Pre-registration required: Yes

Cost: FREE

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 4:00pm to 4:30pm

Green Mountain Power Presentation

Host:  Quechee State Park

Location:  5800 Woodstock Rd, Hartford, VT 05047

Event Description:  

Learn about the hydro-electric dam right here in Quechee! Learn how water turbines generate electricity and how it is distributed!

Pre-registration required: No

Cost: Free with park entry fee or pass

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Public Roads Workshop: Best Management Practices for Conservation

Host:  Lamoille County Planning Commission, Lamoille County Conservation District, and the State of Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation

Location:  Town Auxiliary Building, 98 Lendway Ln Johnson, VT 05656

Event Description:  

Please join us on a site visit in Johnson of Best Management Practices (BMPs) for local road maintenance, water quality protection, and erosion prevention.

Pre-registration required: Yes, please RSVP if you can by Friday, July 27th to Ryan Murphy, LCPC GIS Planner, at (802) 851-6350 or email at ryan@lcpcvt.org. If you still want to come and miss the RSVP deadline, just show up!

Cost: FREE

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

Clean Water Cafe - Putney, VT

Host:  Connecticut River Conservancy, Southeastern Vermont Watershed AllianceWindham Regional Commission, and Windham County Natural Resource Conservation District

Location:  JD McCliments Pub, 26 Bellows Falls Road, Putney VT, 05346

Event Description:  https://www.facebook.com/events/220500158515090/

Join us on Thursday, August 2 at McCliments Pub in Putney to chat about clean water and what it means for you.

Open to everyone! What are your concerns, thoughts, favorite fishing holes? Come share your knowledge questions, comments, stories, and ideas. Bring a friend, and join us for this casual and open conversation.

Pre-registration required: No

Cost: FREE

Thursday, August 2, 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Clean Water Cafe - Bellows Falls, VT

Host:  Connecticut River Conservancy, Windham Regional Commission, and Windham County Natural Resource Conservation District

Location:  Flat Iron Exchange, 51 The Square, Bellows Falls VT, 05101

Event Description:   https://www.facebook.com/events/1629668590492422/

Join us on Monday, July 30 at the Flat Iron Exchange in Bellows Falls to chat about clean water and what it means for you.

Open to everyone! What are your concerns, thoughts, favorite fishing holes? Come share your knowledge questions, comments, stories, and ideas. Bring a friend, and join us over coffee for this casual and open conversation.

Pre-registration required: No

Cost: FREE

Monday, July 30, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm

Clyde River Botanical Canoe Trip

Host:  Hardy Plant Club, Vermont Botanical and Bird Club, and North Woods Stewardship Center

Location:  North Woods Stewardship Center Boat Launch, 154 Leadership Dr, Island Pond, VT 05846

Event Description:  Canoe and kayak-led field trip down a short stretch of the Clyde River in Brighton to Charleston—through some amazing fens—and identification of several really neat rare plants on the trip.

Pre-registration required: This Event is FULL - interested parties will be waitlisted

Cost: 

Event Date:  8/4/2018

Rain Date:  8/5/2018

Saturday, August 4, 2018 - 10:00am to 3:00pm

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