Individual donors funded the implementation of the Hurricane Flats Farm streambank restoration project – an innovative streambank restoration project designed to improve water quality, habitat, and flood resiliency in the wake of Tropical Storm Irene.
The WRP and its partners identify and implement culvert modification projects to improve fish passage, connect vital habitats, and increase native fish populations.
The WRP’s Monitoring the White River (MWR) Program has been engaging White River watershed teachers and students in classroom and field work activities that raise awareness about watershed issues and create opportunities for hands-on, place-based ecology education.
The WRP’s Trees for Streams Program seeks to restore streamside vegetation throughout the watershed by working with local landowners to plant native trees and shrubs along their river banks – at no cost to them.
WRP volunteers and partners have removed over 150,000 pounds of man-made trash from the White River since Tropical Storm Irene.
The White River Partnership (WRP) is a grassroots, non-profit organization that brings together people and local communities to improve the long-term health of the White River and its watershed. The WRP formed in 1996 as a group of local people who shared common concerns and interests in the watershed. That same year, we organized a […]
To promote long-term stewardship of the White River watershed, we organize numerous seasonal opportunities for people of all ages to do something good for their communities and their river. April & May: Plant a tree Each spring, hundreds of volunteers help us plant thousands of trees along the White River and its tributaries. We spend […]
The WRP depends on individual and business donations to implement our award-winning approach: inviting everyone to participate in order to improve our opportunities for creative solutions. We work with watershed landowners, farmers, businesses, and schools. We collaborate with local organizations, like Vermont River Conservancy, and national organizations, like Trout Unlimited. And we partner with all levels […]