Ensuring the enhancement of Addison County farms, businesses, residences, woodland, and natural resources.
Tree planting efforts with Trees for Streams, CREP and the District Tree Sale, soil erosion focus on Lake Champlain and equipment.
The Otter Creek District supports programs for the public in Limited Impact Development/Green Infrastructure, Conservation Outreach and Education
Achieved with the sale of conservation items including tree seedlings, and maintaining a list of contractors. Through AOI and RCPP the District has assisted 20 farmers to sign up for nutrient management plans.GET INVOLVED
What we offer
Agricultural and Watershed Services
dam would restore the natural sediment regime and fluvial processes of the brook and prevent siltation of important cold water spawning habitat used by brook trout.
Our gully stabilization services refers to the implementation of measures and techniques to prevent or mitigate erosion and instability in gullies..
CONSERVATION FARMERS OF THE YEAR
Presented at our Annual Meeting, recent recipients have been chosen for barnyard practices that manage manure nutrients, and cropping practices that reduce erosion.
Our Annual Tree/Seedling Program was developed for the convenience of area residents and proceeds help support on-going conservation projects.
Contact us to learn more about our services, your watershed and how you can be involved.