2019 White River Water Quality Report

The White River Partnership’s 2019 Water Quality Report is now available. The report summarizes data collected by WRP staff and trained volunteers at 22 sites during summer 2019. THANK YOU to our 2019 water quality monitoring volunteers, to the businesses and partners who stored water samples in 2019, and to Vermont Water Quality Division staff […]

Mill Brook fish passage project complete

An innovative project to restore fish passage on Pomfret’s Mill Brook is complete. The WRP, working with the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department, US Fish & Wildlife Service, Greater Upper Valley Chapter of Trout Unlimited, and town of Pomfret, installed 29 rubber baffles inside the first stream-crossing culvert on Mill Brook in late-August to provide […]

Touring the former Eaton Dams site

A dozen WRP and community members toured the Upper & Lower Eaton Dam Removal project site in August 2019. The WRP worked with local contractors to remove both dams this summer. As a result the First Branch of the White River at the Mill Village site in Royalton is free-flowing for the first time in 250 […]