Starr Hill: Laurel Letter’s Place for Us

by Jeanie McIntyre Laurel Letter was not a conservation leader. At least that’s what she would have said. She would say that she did not have expertise or confidence, she would ask for advice about next steps. She would offer to assist, to gather information. She would make it easier for others to lead – […]

Coming Soon: Spring Migrants!

 by Jason Berard, Stewardship Coordinator   The Connecticut River is still completely frozen over. Well, not completely. There is open water below the Wilder Dam, and open water below the Dodge Falls Dam in Bath, NH, but above the Wilder Dam in the impoundment area, it is frozen solid. I was speaking to  avid ice fisherman […]

Vermont legislation will get redraft

by Jeanie McIntyre Advocates of Vermont’s S.119 have withdrawn their support for the bill and announced that they will be considering alternatives that would reduce the scope of the legislation. Vermont Land Trust President Gil Livingston said in a post on that organization’s website, “We have been reminded again how much our members care about […]