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Lake Champlain and Climate Change

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Climate Change and Lake Champlain in the News
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On climate change, the Vermont Chapter has become a go-to source of information, particularly after the release of the report, "Climate Change in the Champlain Basin." With a lack of ice on Lake Champlain and lack of snow across Vermont this winter, journalists are focusing  on the issue and turning to Conservancy scientists for answers.

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Also read commentary in the Times Argus by state environmental scientist Eric Smeltzer about the floods of 2011 and the important role of the conserved wetlands and floodplains of Otter Creek in such dramatic events.


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