Making a Difference for Wildlife: Families Conserve Over 350 Acres

Making a Difference for Wildlife: Families Conserve Over 350 Acres

When staff members from VLT and the Stowe Land Trust visited a Waterbury property last winter they witnessed a mother bear accompanying her two cubs up a towering oak tree. They knew the land was in an important travel route for wide-ranging animals like bears, but it...
A Love of Place: Pasture and Woods Protected in North Danville

A Love of Place: Pasture and Woods Protected in North Danville

Ruth Rubin didn’t grow up in North Danville. She came and stayed by choice, developing a deep love for her community and her farm. Beyond her carefully tended gardens lie productive meadows. Ruth’s love for the property led her to conserve it. “I have lived on this...
Franklin County Veterinarian Protects Farm and Wildlife Habitat

Franklin County Veterinarian Protects Farm and Wildlife Habitat

Milt Robison is a well-respected, large-animal veterinarian who has been practicing in Franklin County since 1964. Milt is also a beef farmer and thinks conserving good farmland is one of the best things Vermont can do to maintain the working landscape. This summer he...
2019 Hunting Lottery Announced for Bluffside Farm in Newport

2019 Hunting Lottery Announced for Bluffside Farm in Newport

This is the fourth year that there will be a hunting lottery on the VLT-owned Bluffside Farm. Applications are due September 27. We plan to issue permission for deer hunting at Bluffside during three periods: October 19-November 1: Last two weeks of the archery...