Managing Forests to Lower Carbon Levels

Managing Forests to Lower Carbon Levels

Learn about the role of forests in keeping carbon out of the atmosphere, how carbon markets work, and the possibilities for Vermont landowners to participate in these markets.

Fields, Forest, and Stream Protected in Fairfax

Fields, Forest, and Stream Protected in Fairfax

Making sure land along streams has native trees and plants helps keep the water clean and cool, which benefits fish and other species. This stream, a hemlock forest, and open overlooks in Fairfax are now conserved for healthy forests, clean water, and wildlife. Thanks to Newt Garland, who protected the land he’s taken care of for decades.

Fayston Gets a New Town Forest

Fayston Gets a New Town Forest

To date, VLT has helped create and conserve nearly 30 town forests. These are places where people can get outside, learn about nature, and explore. The newest town forest is in Fayston. It includes a special spot where one can stand on a high knoll and take in...