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  • Rep. Amy Sheldon, Chair
  • Rep. James McCullough, Vice Chair
  • Rep. Harvey Smith, Ranking Member
  • Rep. Seth Bongartz
  • Rep. Nelson Brownell
  • Rep. Katherine "Kari" Dolan, Clerk
  • Rep. Paul Lefebvre
  • Rep. Leland Morgan
  • Rep. Kristi Morris
  • Rep. Larry Satcowitz
  • Rep. Thomas Terenzini

House Committee on Natural Resources, Fish, and Wildlife





January 4, 2022 - January 7, 2022

Last Updated 1/12/2022 4:04 PM


Unless otherwise noted, all meetings are livestreamed at https://legislature.vermont.gov/committee/streaming/house-natural-resources-fish-and-wildlife.

Please note that closed captions/transcripts may not be completely error-free.


Tuesday, January 4, 2022

10:00 AM                   House Floor


-                                   Adjourn


Wednesday, January 5, 2022

9:00 AM                   Use Value Appraisal Programs

Michael Snyder, Commissioner, Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation

Keith Thompson, Private Lands Program Manager, Department of Forest, Parks and Recreation

John Roe, Independent Forest Ecologist and Conservation Lands Consultant

Jon Leibowitz, Executive Director, Northeast Wilderness Trust

Jim Shallow, Director of Strategic Conservation Initiatives, The Nature Conservancy in Vermont

Liz Thompson, Director of Conservation Science, Vermont Land Trust


-                                   Lunch


2:00 PM                   Governor's State of the State Address

Joint Assembly


-                                   Adjourn


Thursday, January 6, 2022

9:00 AM                   H. 492 - An act relating to the structure of the Natural Resources Board

Walk-through draft

Jon Groveman, Policy and Water Program Director, Vermont Natural Resources Council

Ellen Czajkowski, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel


-                                   Lunch


1:00 PM                   Use Value Appraisal Programs

Walk-through draft

Michael O'Grady, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel


2:00 PM                   Governor's Proposed FY2022 Budget Adjustment

Maggie Gendron, Deputy Secretary, Vermont Agency of Natural Resources

Emily Byrne, Director of Finance and Administration, Vermont Agency of Natural Resources


-                                   Adjourn


Friday, January 7, 2022

9:30 AM                   House Floor

Floor session will be followed by training for House members


-                                   Adjourn




Please email handouts to the committee assistant at least 24 hours before your scheduled meeting time. With few exceptions, any documents you send to a committee assistant, are open to the public and may be posted to the committee’s web page.


If you have any questions or comments, please contact

 Lizzy Carroll at lcarroll@leg.state.vt.us