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Farming Vermont for Wind Power

Sometimes it seems like environmentalists have put themselves on such a state of red alert that we can’t see a good thing when it’s right in front of us. We’re so used to fighting every inappropriate intrusion upon Mother Earth, that even the idea of using wind to provide electrical power can seem like a … Continue reading

In Quarry Photos by Edward Burtynsky, Vermont Rediscovered

We are surrounded by marble and granite, so much so that we rarely give it a thought. Much of the state is made of the stuff, our mountains and courthouses and old inns. Marble and granite are among our most famous exports. When we see TV images of the U.S. Supreme Court and the Lincoln … Continue reading

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