Forest tent caterpillars have hatched, according to forest health specialists from the Vermont Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation. The insect is expected to cause widespread defoliation this summer, mostly in forests across northeastern and central Vermont.
Governor Phil Scott today announced the Vermont Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation (FPR) is awarding $547,571 in grant money from the Recreational Trails Program to help fund 14 significant trail projects across Vermont.
Grant funds are made available each year through the federal Recreational Trails Program for municipalities and nonprofit organizations to build and maintain public recreational trails.
Hikers Are Asked to Avoid Muddy Hiking Trails
Vermont – Today the Green Mountain Club (GMC), maintainer of Vermont’s Long Trail and Vermont’s hiking trails advocate, along with the Vermont Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation (VTFPR), manager of State Forests and Parks, and the Green Mountain National Forest (GMNF), announce the return of Mud Season to the Green Mountains.
Vermont Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation Introduces “Landowner Guides to a Successful Timber Harvest”
The Venture Vermont Outdoor Challenge has officially begun! Click here to find out more:
Please join us for continued discussions regarding the proposed Willoughby State Forest South End Recreation Area.
When: Wednesday, March 8, 2017 beginning at 6:00 p.m.
Where: Westmore Fellowship Hall, 27 Hinton Hill Road, Westmore
Vermont Forests, Parks and Recreation Announces $600,000 Awarded to Towns for Outdoor Recreation Projects
To review the conceptual plan for the proposed South End Recreation Area, developed by SEGroup in Burlington, Vermont, please follow the link below. For more information regarding this project, please contact Louis Bushey, Stewardship Forester, at email@example.com or 802-535-8410.
Reservations for New Cabins at Burton Island State Park Can Be Made Beginning January 17
MONTPELIER- Burton Island is one of Vermont’s most popular state parks, and now there is even more to love about this island in Lake Champlain.