News and Updates
Join Burlington Conseration to provide your feedback on proposed nature-based solutions to flooding and heat islands in the Vine Brook watershed, near the the Burlington Mall.
June 15 from 6-7pm. To join click on:
enter the meeting ID: 929 0207 9026
To order: visit https://www.greatamericanrainbarrel.com/community/ and select Burlington and choose your rain barrel type and accessories. Order by June 6!
Pickup: Saturday, June 25th 8:00 – 11:00 am in the Town Hall Parking Lot 29 Center St
Burlington Conservation Department is delighted to announce that we recently won a Municipal Vulnerability Program grant to carry out a Climate Resilience Assessment in the Vine Brook watershed. The full title of the project is the Vine Brook Watershed Inland Flood and Urban Heat Island Assessment. This project is intended to address urban flood impacts from extreme precipitation and urban heat island effects from anticipated extreme climate events. Find more information in the project website: https://
We would love all interested individuals to be involved. Some ways to be involved include participating in our survey
Or take part in our Photovoice initiative. Submit photos of something in Burlington with a couple of lines about how that shot relates to climate change. Tips to think about - What do you think about flooding or hot pavements and how these affect our way of life and habitats?
Or be part of our Community Site Walk. Check back here for more informaiton on dates and how else to participate.