• 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. …

Always Be Up to Date with Vermont Fishing Regulations

Vermont’s fishing regulations can change each year and also vary from lake to lake.  Now you can have the current rules at your fingertips for the lake you plan to fish.  The Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department has released a new on-line fishing regulations tool.  You can access the regulations via …

National Citizen Science Day

National Citizen Science Day on April 16th kicked off a month of events celebrating citizen science around the country.  The Lakes and …

Winter Ice and Shoreland Erosion

This winter, a mild one,  was hard on shorelines around Vermont and we are receiving many reports of ice damage.  If your shoreline …

Giving Rivers and Streams Room to Move

Flooding is a natural event.  In a healthy system, the river broadens across the floodplain during high water events, losing velocity and depositing sediment as …