• Welcome to FOVLAP’s newest blog!  Here we share news of how Vermont’s lake and watershed associations translate knowledge into action as we collaborate to protect water quality.  Please let us know if you have a story to contribute or you have a shore land problem area you need help with. …

Your medicine cabinet and water quality

Our medicine cabinets contain a huge variety of compounds that help us stay healthy.  Many of them make an incredible difference in a person’s ability to live a happy and healthy life.  When taken by the wrong person or in the wrong dose, however, they can have the opposite effect …

Lake-friendly healthy lawns

Spring has finally arrived and if you’re like me, you have a long list of things to do outside.  High on many lists is lawn care.  As you head out to enjoy the sun and your wonderful yard, take some time to think about downstream water quality. Everything we do …

Cyanobacteria Resources for Vermonters

Take a look at the Watershed Management Division’s blog (called “Flow”) for a list of the 2017 cyanobacteria resources available for Vermonters.  These …