Tag Archives: fish and wildlife

News Briefs
December 21, 2017

Fish and Wildlife offer ice safety tips

The recent arrival of cold temperature has formed early-season ice on Vermont ponds, lakes and rivers. The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department reminds winter enthusiasts that ice should never be considered safe and ice conditions vary.

“We are urging all outdoor enthusiasts – people going ice…

F&W suggests removing bird feeders April 1
Local News
March 29, 2017

F&W suggests removing bird feeders April 1

The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department says warm spring weather and melting snows will bring bears out of their winter dens in search of food. The department recommends taking down bird feeders on April 1 to avoid attracting them. Bears are very fond of suet…