Vermont is home to thousands of diverse animal speices. Whether they have scales, feathers, or fur, wildlife find suitable habitats throughout the Green Mountain State.

Animal Inventory

Discover the diversity of animals found in Vermont.

Vermont Critters

Learn about the life history and more of some of Vermont's more common wildlife.

Vermont's Endangered and Threatened Species

What species are listed as threatened or endangered in Vermont, and what’s being done to promote their recovery.

Vermont's Wildlife Action Plan

The goal of the Wildlife Action Plan is to prevent wildlife from becoming endangered through early, strategic efforts to conserve wildlife and habitat.

Vermont's Big Game Management Plan - 2020-2030

Vermont’s 2020-2030 Big Game Management Plan guides deer, bear, moose, and wild turkey management, identifying the issues these species face such as habitat loss and disease, establishing sustainable population and management goals, and prescribing strategies needed to achieve those goals.



Contact Us

Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department
Commissioner Christopher Herrick

1 National Life Drive
Fish & Wildlife LogoDavis 2
Montpelier, VT 05620-3702

Staff Directory

Nondiscrimination Notice

Connect with Us

Twitter icon
Facebook icon
YouTube icon
Instagram icon
RSS icon

The mission of the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is the conservation of all species of fish, wildlife, and plants and their habitats for the people of Vermont.