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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.

VINS Presents Virtual Science Symposium

During the week of May 18-22, 2020, we invite the community to join students and teachers to our Virtual Science Symposium, as we present “Meet a Scientist or Engineer” on our YouTube channel.

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.

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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.