Restoration on the Battenkill

Here is an Outdoor Journal special on restoration work the Batten Kill Watershed Alliance (BKWA) has been doing on the Battenkill. The story is from 1:30-12:50.

This is a Vermont PBS production. Editing or modifying is prohibited.

http://video.vpt.org/video/2365170731/

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Big brown with radar tag implant 2003

 Trout populations are back on the rise since the start of BKWA’s restoration work on the Kill.


Big tree - for Twin Rivers project

A combination of large trees with root wads and stone have been carefully placed at each site to create more cover and shelter for trout.

1 year later - Flyfisherman in LWD project site

Southwestern VT TU are proud to have partnered with the BKWA on a multi-stage project at the Dufrense Pond site on the East Branch of the Battenkill.

 

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