Ongoing monitoring of nesting success helps determine trends or fluctuations in numbers and offers a better understanding of what management and conservation efforts are needed. Below are the survey results of several bird species the department is currently monitoring.
Monitoring turtle distribution and nesting success helps determine trends and improves management and conservation efforts. Below are summaries for two turtle species the department is currently monitoring.
Here are the latest management activities on the department’s Wildlife Management Areas. Check back often for updates and what’s coming soon.
This was a BIG year for the Vermont Habitat Stamp!
Habitat Stamp funds contributed to three land acquisition projects, helped with maintaining wildlife habitat on existing Wildlife Management Areas, and expanded the department’s efforts to enhance habitat along streambanks and on private lands.
The department offers a variety of educational resources for children, formal and non-formal educators, and the general public.