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Vermont Bald Eagles Nest Successfully in 2018

November 14, 2018

This was another successful year for Vermont’s bald eagles with 23 known nesting pairs producing at least 33 successful young according to the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department.

Attracting Birds to Your Yard Naturally

October 2, 2018

Vermonters love to see birds around their home, and putting out bird feeders is a popular way to attract our feathered friends to back yards. Vermont is among the top states in the country for people who report feeding and watching birds near their home.

Barnet Man Charged with Shooting Bald Eagle

September 11, 2018

A Barnet man has been indicted for shooting a bald eagle in July 2018. Bald eagles are listed as State endangered, and the charge comes with $1,222 in fines and restitution, along with a three-year loss of hunting, fishing and trapping licenses upon conviction.

Give Nesting Loons Space

June 20, 2018

The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is asking boaters and anglers to give loons a hand this summer by enjoying them from a safe distance.

Eastern Bluebird

Eastern Bluebird

The Eastern Bluebird (Sialia sialis) is a beautiful bird, native only to North America. With its sky-blue feathers, it has long been considered a sign of happiness and good luck for those who are fortunate enough to spot one. In the northeast, however, it is becoming as uncommon as its habitat.

Wild Turkey Brood Survey

Help the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department analyze spring turkey production by recording wild turkey sightings during July and August using our web-based survey.

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