VLT Donates Land to Vermont River Conservancy for Riverside Trail

VLT Donates Land to Vermont River Conservancy for Riverside Trail

September 24, 2018, Montpelier – The Vermont Land Trust and the Vermont River Conservancy have moved forward on an exciting North Branch River recreation project. The Vermont Land Trust donated 72 acres to the Vermont River Conservancy, which will use the land to...
Exit 4 Farmland Conserved and Sold to Ayers Brook Goat Dairy

Exit 4 Farmland Conserved and Sold to Ayers Brook Goat Dairy

Randolph—Miles Hooper, farm manager and co-owner of Ayers Brook Goat Dairy in Randolph, is the new owner of 150 acres of scenic farmland near the Exit 4 interchange of I-89. Miles was able to buy the land—once the subject of a large development proposal—at its...
Celebrating Clean Water

Celebrating Clean Water

It is Clean Water Week 2018 and time to celebrate Vermont’s lakes, rivers, and wetlands—along with the tremendous efforts of farmers, communities, organizations, and businesses to protect and restore clean water. In the past year, the Vermont Land Trust has protected...
Hinesburg Farm Conserved and Sold to New Farmers

Hinesburg Farm Conserved and Sold to New Farmers

July 11, 2018 Hinesburg — Organic dairy farmers Joe and Emily Donegan are thrilled to now own farmland in Joe’s hometown of Hinesburg. They were able to buy the 258-acre property because the O’Neil family conserved the land with the Vermont Land Trust, which...