'Beaver baffles' prevent flooding, resolve conflicts

BEAVER BAFFLES LIKE this one being installed in Bolton control water levels to eliminate damage to nearby roads and land while maintaining wetlands for beavers and other wild plants and animals. Photo/Tom Rogers

MONTPELIER — To prevent flooding on nearby roads and private property, Vermont Fish & Wildlife staff have installed 11 water control devices on beaver dams throughout Vermont this year.

ArtRokeby: A new festival of art

FOUR OF THE Robinsons were artists. Ann Stevens Robinson did landscapes and still-life paintings, and her husband, Rowland Evans Robinson, was a successful illustrator for agriculture and sporting periodicals. Their two daughters, Rachael Robinson Elmer and Mary Robinson Perkins, were also both artists; Rachael's work is pictured here.

FERRISBURGH — Did you come out to the Rokeby Museum in Ferrisburgh for the annual Pie and Ice Cream social last Sunday?


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