Organizers gear up for 14th Brush ride

CYCLISTS ROLL IN the 13th Annual Kelly Brush Ride on Sept. 8, 2018. The annual ride, which starts and finishes in Middlebury and winds through the Champlain Valley, will ride for the 14th time this Sept. 7. Image courtesy Kelly Brush Foundation

MIDDLEBURY — Organizers of Vermont’s largest charity bike ride are gearing up for the 14th annual Kelly Brush Ride powered by VBT Bicycling Vacations.

'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.


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