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Recent News Releases - Past 7 Days

September 19, 2017

Vermont Advises Waterfowl Hunters Against Spreading Invasive Plants

Fall heralds the season waterfowl hunters look forward to all year. But before hunters begin building waterfowl blinds, the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department reminds them to pay attention to the materials used and to avoid spreading invasive plants. The transport of invasive plant species is illegal in Vermont. Read more

September 19, 2017

New State Park Celebrated

Please join us for a celebration and dedication of Vermont's newest state park, Taconic Mountains Ramble, September 23, 2017 at 10:00 AM. Come explore the park, walk the trails and enjoy the early fall foliage. Read more

September 19, 2017

Baiting or Feeding Deer, Bear is Prohibited

The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department reminds us that baiting or feeding deer and bear is prohibited at all times in Vermont. Read more

September 18, 2017

State Urges Septic System Owners to Learn About and Maintain Septic Systems

The Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) in conjunction with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will be promoting Septic Smart Week and will encourage homeowners and communities to learn more about and properly maintain their septic systems. Governor Scott signed a formal proclamation to declare September 18-22 Septic-Smart Week in Vermont. Read more

September 18, 2017

Governor Phil Scott, State and Local Officials Announce Vermont Can Provide Opiate Addiction Treatment and Care Upon Request

Governor Phil Scott was joined by state and local officials and treatment and recovery professionals to announce significant progress in providing access to opiate addiction treatment for individuals in need. Read more

September 14, 2017

New Improvements to State Building Help Showcase Vermont Tradition and Emerging High-Quality Agricultural Products

Vermont will once again share its culture and heritage with more than one million attendees at the Big E, New England's largest agricultural fair, which commences this week in West Springfield, Massachusetts. The fair will run from September 15 - October 1. Read more

September 14, 2017

Fall Foliage Colors Emerging in Vermont

Vermont's annual fall foliage show has begun and although it is still early, there is already some great fall color in every region of the state. Some individual trees throughout Vermont are already on full display in front yards; on town greens; along country roads, rivers, and streams; in cemeteries, and around ballfields and parks. Read more

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