This bill proposes to apply the lake shoreland protection standards established in 2014 under Vermont’s Shoreland Protection Act to protected shoreland area adjacent to the Connecticut River reservoirs, including the Bellows Falls Reservoir (from the Bellows Falls Hydroelectric Project to Chase Island in Windsor), the Vernon Reservoir (from Vernon Hydroelectric Project to the Walpole Bridge in Westminster Station), and the Wilder Reservoir (from the Wilder Hydroelectric Project 45 miles upstream to Wells River).

Status: January 5, 2016 – Read First Time and Referred to the Committee on Fish, Wildlife & Water Resources

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