Current Projects

rivercorridorprotect1River Corridor Protection Project

With funding from the Upper Connecticut River Mitigation and Enhancement Fund, PVLT has protected roughly 323 acres with close to 22,000’ of frontage on rivers and lakes in the Passumpsic Watershed.  Properties this funding help PVLT buy outright include: Burdick (16 acres), Confluence (26.5 acres and 0.8 mile of Passumpsic River frontage), Dwyer (110 acres, a half a mile frontage on the mainstem of Passumpsic River), Joe’s Pond Inlet (12 acres with over a half mile of Joe’s Brook frontage), Towns (21.5 acres and a half mile on the Passumpsic River), Mayhew (94 acres, with 3,000’ frontage on Joe’s Brook and 1,800’ of frontage on Joe’s Pond).  Properties for which easements were bought using this funding include Langmaid (4.1 acres and 1,200’ frontage on the East Branch of the Passumpsic).  In addition, funding from this project helped the Vermont Fish and Wildlife procure 39 acres and the remaining undeveloped frontage on Keiser Pond for a total of 3,800 feet of frontage on the pond and Joes Brook.
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