What Does a Truly Old Forest Look Like?

What Does a Truly Old Forest Look Like?

Liz Thompson, VLT’s Director of Conservation Science, reflects on old forests in Vermont As a teenager, I loved being in the woods. I felt at peace there, far from the noisy crowds at school. The woods were quiet, but there were also signs of a once busy place, of...
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.

Unwanted visitors: Hemlock Woolly Adelgids

Unwanted visitors: Hemlock Woolly Adelgids

The hemlock woolly adelgid (HWA) is an insect that feeds on sap. But what about this microscopic bug gives it the ability to destroy eastern hemlock stands? Learn more.