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VINS Works to Meet Educational Needs

The education sector is looking to the outdoors for solutions, and the Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee, Vermont, is working on ways to help. Teaching kids about the natural world is central to the VINS mission, and as the start of school nears on Sept. 8, the organization is in full planning mode.

VINS Announces New Research Initiatives

VINS is proud to announce that we are developing a series of new research projects. We are in a unique position to observe and record natural trends through time, taking advantage of both the expansive space and combination of distinctive microenvironments present.

VINS Reopens to the Public

The VINS Nature Center is excited to announce that we reopened to the public on Monday, June 15, 2020. We are welcoming guests once again to our outdoor spaces and exhibits, including the Forest Canopy Walk, Adventure Playscape, Nature Trails, Raptor Enclosures and Songbird Aviary.

VT Nature Newsletter

VT Nature FY21 Spring

VT Nature

Spring/Summer 2020

We encourage everyone to join the VINS Nature Center this summer in taking steps to protect birds and their habitats.

VT Nature

VT Nature

Fall/Winter 2019-20

Many new experiences at VINS with renovations, nature trails, and the opening of the new Forest Canopy Walk!

Bird Feeding

VT Nature

Spring/Summer 2019

New exhibits at the VINS Nature Center include the Forest Canopy Walk and Outdoor Classroom.