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Stream Wise Reaches New Landowners in 2023

Stream Wise Reaches New Landowners in 2023

Stream Wise thanks the 76 homeowners who invited Stream Wise assessors onto their property to evaluate the health of their stream buffer this year. In total, 42 streamside landowners earned a Stream Wise award for maintaining wide buffers of native plants along their section of river or stream! Read More…

What you can do

What you can do

Landowners along the more than 14,700 river and stream miles of the Lake Champlain watershed play a vital role in maintaining healthy and resilient ecosystems.  Read More…

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Advisory Committee: U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation, New York State Adirondack Park Agency, Adirondack Park Invasive Plant Program

2024 Stream Wise Assessors include staff from: Ausable River Association, Franklin County Natural Resource Conservation District, Franklin Watershed Committee, Friends of the Mad River, Friends of Northern Lake Champlain, Friends of the Winooski River Inc., Grand Isle Natural Resources Conservation District, Greensboro Association, Lake Champlain Committee, Lamoille County Conservation District, Missisquoi River Basin Association, Organisme de basin versant de la baie Missiquoi, and Paul Smith’s College Adirondack Watershed Institute.

Stream Wise is a project of the Lake Champlain Basin Program and NEIWPCC.