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Vermont Coverts Landowner Training

Posted 5/17/19

Do you love your woodland?  Enjoy seeing birds and other wildlife and want to learn how a healthy forest can enhance wildlife habitat, provide recreational and timber benefits?  Are you interested in reaching out to others in your community?  Then…

Missisquoi River Basin Association Annual Forum

Posted 4/4/19

Join the MRBA for their annual form to catch up on results from 2018 and plans moving forward into 2019. 

Tree Pruning Workshop

Posted 3/23/19

Learn and practice caring for your trees under the guidance of long-time fruit-grower and nursery owner John Hayden. 

Caring for Natural Resources - Taking Action in Your Community

Posted 3/18/19

A two part workshop led by the VT Agency of Natural Resources. 

Tree and Shrub Talk with Charlie Nardozzi

Posted 3/18/19

Nationally recognized garden writer, radio and TV host, and frequent guest on VPR Charlie Nardozzi will cure your spring fever with tips for gardening with trees and shrubs.

Benefit Screening of Film "A Natural History of Vermont"

Posted 3/2/19

A benefit screening of the film that celebrates the wonder and beauty of Vermont in every season. 

Conservation District Tree Sale

Posted 3/1/19

It’s still winter, but spring is just around the corner! It’s time to place your orders for the Franklin County Conservation District’s spring sales. Pre-order now!

Vermont’s Wildlife in a Changing Climate

Posted 2/9/19

Through colorful photos and captivating stories, the audience will come away with a new understanding of how climate change is affecting wildlife. VT Fish & Wildlife's Tom Rogers will talk about what people can do to help conserve biodiversity in…

Northeast Trackers Conference

Posted 10/20/18

The Northeast Wildlife Trackers are a group of enthusiasts who share a passion for collaborative exchanges on all aspects of wildlife tracking in the Northeastern United States. They hold an annual conference to develop long-term connections and…

CHC Annual Gathering

Event date: 10/4/18

Cold Hollow to Canada's Annual Gathering to celebrate this year's accomplishments and look forward to our opportunities in the coming years! Our speaker this year will be Tom Butler from the Foundation for Deep Ecology.

From Field to Forest

Posted 9/9/18

Event sponsored by the Montgomery Conservation Commission to learn more about pollinator ecology and the NRCS funding available to support pollinators on your land. 

Trout River Clean Up - Montgomery

Posted 9/8/18

Get out there with the folks from the Wild & Scenic Committee to help clean up a section of the Trout River in Montgomery, VT. 

Cuisine for Conservation

Event date: 7/8/18

A night out at the Black Lantern Inn to raise money for the Montgomery Conservation Commission and Cold Hollow to Canada. 

Spring Migration Bird Walk

Posted 5/26/18

Join Bird Diva Bridget Butler to explore the Goyne property that has been managed with songbirds in mind. Sponsored by the Richford Conservation Commission.

Biofinder: Mapping Your Community's Conservation Resources

Posted 5/24/18

Biofinder is an online mapping tool which helps you find the places most important for maintaining biodiversity, even as the climate changes. Pre-registration required.

Threats to Our Forests: What Emerald Ash Borer & Forest Tent Caterpillar Mean For Our Forests & Communities

Posted 5/23/18

The Montgomery Conservation Commission will host Dan Dillner of the VT Dept of Forests, Parks and Recreation for an evening of exploring the impacts of  Emerald Ash Borer and Forest Tent Caterpillar. 

Enosburgh Guided Bird Outing

Posted 5/20/18

Sponsored by the Enosburgh Conservation Commission

Tree Sale Pick Up

Posted 5/5/18

Time to grab your pre-ordered trees and seed packets from the Franklin County Natural Resource Conservation District. 

Bat Program & House Building Workshop

Posted 4/28/18

Learn about bats in Vermont and then build a bat house to take home or have placed in the community. Co-sponsored by the Richford Conservation Commission & the Wild & Scenic Committee.

Black Bears in Vermont

Posted 4/4/18

Hosted by the Richford Conservation Commission.

Saving Our Waters Documentary Showing

Posted 1/30/18

Join the Upper Missisquoi and Trout River Wild & Scenic Committee for a free screening of the PBS series Saving Our Waters. All three half-hour documentaries will be shown; refreshments will be provided.

Wildlife on the Move: How We Can Protect Critical Links & Corridors

Posted 12/6/17

During this presentation as part of Stowe Land Trust's Shutesville Wildlife Series, get a sense of the big picture of conservation work happening locally and across our region to protect landscape connections from the Adirondack Mountains though New…

Biofinder: Mapping Your Community's Conservation Resources

Posted 9/28/17

Biofinder is an online mapping tool which helps you find the places most important for maintaining biodiversity, even as the climate changes. Pre-registration required.

Association of Vermont Conservation Commissions Summit

Posted 9/23/17

The Summit is a day-long educational and networking event for community volunteers engaged in planning and caring for natural resources. Join us as we share experiences and ideas on the many issues communities face in managing natural resource…

Vermont Coverts Landowner Training

Posted 9/8/17

Do you love your woodland?  Enjoy seeing birds and other wildlife and want to learn how a healthy forest can enhance wildlife habitat, provide recreational and timber benefits?  Are you interested in reaching out to others in your community?  Then…

Celebrating 40 Years of the Vermont Land Trust

Event date: 6/10/17

Join CHC in celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Vermont Land Trust. We'll host a walk and talk one of our Enosburgh Woodlots landowner properties to talk about cross boundary management. 

Bird Walk in Richford

Posted 5/21/17

Join Bird Diva Bridget Butler to explore the Goyne property that has been managed with songbirds in mind. Sponsored by the Richford & Montgomery Conservation Commissions.

Tree Sale - Franklin County Conservation District

Posted 4/24/17

The Franklin County Conservation District's Annual Tree Sale has a diverse list of native trees, berries and wildflowers which are great for wildlife and locally sourced. 

The Messenger - A documentary film about songbirds

Posted 4/22/17

This acclaimed movie provides a learning experience about an amazing natural phenomenon, a call to action to help our beloved songbirds, and a feast for the eyes. 

Making River Corridors Work for Wildlife & You!

Event date: 4/18/17

A hands-on workshop with Lake Champlain Sea Grant to investigate how communities can make river corridors more resilient for wildlife and people. A table-top river flume will be open to the public and to workshop participants during the evening.…

Vermont Land Trust Talk with Carl Powden

Event date: 3/27/17

Join Carl Powden the Northeast Regional Director for the Vermont Land Trust to learn more about how land trusts work and how you can conserve your land. 

Missisquoi River Basin Association Annual Public Forum

Posted 3/19/17

Join the MRBA for a discussion on the 2016 water quality monitoring program results and what it indicates about the overall health of the Misissquoi watershed. 

Animals of the North: What will climate change mean for them?

Posted 1/19/17

Join us for a spectacular journey to the North with Sue Morse's award winning photography and a discussion about how climate change is affecting our planet and it's wild animal inhabitants

Suds & Science with Vermont Center for Ecostudies

Posted 1/10/17

Please join scientists from the Vermont Center for Ecostudies (VCE) and colleagues at the Norwich Inn on January 10th from 7-8 pm, for a cold brew and stimulating conversation. Bridget Butler, Program Director at Cold Hollow to Canada, will tell you…

Annual Gathering with John Elder

Event date: 10/27/16

Hold everything for the evening of Thursday, October 27th! We're planning a wonderful dinner event to celebrate our accomplishments in 2016 and our vision for the year to come. John Elder, author of Reading the Mountains of Home, will be our speaker.

Meet Bat Biologist Alyssa Bennett

Posted 10/20/16

Meet VT Fish and Wildlife Dept. Small Mammals Biologist Alyssa Bennett to learn about the condition of bats in Vermont and what individuals might be able to do to help nurture their populations.

Ties to the Land: Succession Planning Workshops

Posted 9/18/16

Preserving your legacy requires planning, and that involves more than just having a will or an estate plan. This workshop is a mix of presentation and practical exercises that will give you the knowledge and tools to start succession planning.

WildPaths in Bakersfield

Event date: 6/25/16

We'll walk the East Bakersfield Road, which has been identified as a wildlife crossing site, looking for signs of animals and roadkill. Co-sponsored with the Bakersfield Conservation Commission.

WildPaths Walk & National Citizen Science Day #2

Event date: 5/20/16

Join us as we kick-off the reinvigorated CHC WildPaths citizen science project in the Northern Green Mountains. WildPaths is an opportunity for community members to help gather much needed data on where wild animals are crossing our roads...

Apple Tree Pruning Workshop

Posted 4/17/16

*Date Change to April 17th* Join the Montgomery and Richford Conservation Commissions for an afternoon on the care of wild apple trees and release & pruning techniques.