VLT and AmeriCorps: Hands-On Land Management

VLT and AmeriCorps: Hands-On Land Management

When Nate and Jessie Rogers bought their 133-acre farm on the Dog River in Berlin, they knew they were going to have river problems. Damage to the riverbanks delivered by 2011’s Tropical Storm Irene, coupled with the river’s twists and turns, has continually presented...
Stewarding the Land: Landowners Battle Invasive Plants

Stewarding the Land: Landowners Battle Invasive Plants

Last year, Chris Harlow and Bettina Berg pulled glossy buckthorn from their land—a lot of it. The invasive shrub has been filling in the edges of their fields in Westminster so thickly it’s crowding out native species, even making it hard to see into the woods. “I...