Turn over a rock or two at the edge of a mountain stream, and you’re likely to uncover a salamander…. MORE>
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Come learn about edible and medicinal spring wildflowers with herbalist Ali Zimmer in this 11-minute video.
Up at Vermont Family Forests’ Wells Farm in Lincoln, we’ve done some pretty significant pruning of the 50 or so… MORE>
by Sandra Murphy Water rose around my boots as I stepped through the meadow grass by the little pond on… MORE>
Spring salamanders need clear, cold, highly oxygenated, pesticide-free streams and springs. David Brynn explores how commoners can help.
With the help of Middlebury College students, VFF is launching a project to facilitate mutually beneficial access to private forestlands for Abenaki citizens.
In this guest blog post, herpetologist Jim Andrews discusses the ecological impacts here at home wrought by our current economic model.
David Brynn explores four treatment options for Emerald Ash Borer.
Our Commons Conservation Congress painting illustrates an inconvenient truth about Vermont’s beautiful landscape. Read more>
More than 20 VFF landowners gathered for lively conversation and wood-fired pizza. Read about it!>
Guest blog by Jane Dorney Vermont Master Naturalists from the Bristol Five Towns area visited the Wells Farm recently as… MORE>
“I have learned how dangerous our ignorance of the commons is. It simply enables the private plunder of our common… MORE>
Last week we sat in on a conversation at Middlebury College among five panelists, all of them engaged participants in… MORE>
Last week, we won the jackpot. Well, more specifically, our conservation forester, Kathleen Stutzman, did. The prize? A 12,000-pound portable… MORE>
by David Brynn This week I had the opportunity to fell and girdle large trees in a family forest in… MORE>