• 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. …

Lake Champlain Basin Program Has Updated Their Atlas

The Lake Champlain Basin Program has long maintained an atlas of information about the Champlain Basin.  Covering topics from population to land use, the Atlas provided an opportunity to explore the basin from many perspectives.  This spring, the Atlas was updated with the most recent available data and now includes …

Planting Resources for Lake-Friendly Shorelines

Last week, I attended a pollinator lecture by the New England Wildflower Society.  A botanist by training, I knew quite a bit about pollination, plant growth and the role insects and other creatures play in the plant life cycle, but as part of the presentation, I learned about the many …

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 …