- Associated Press - Sunday, March 6, 2016

ESSEX, Vt. (AP) - Public hearings on the status of waterfowl populations and waterfowl hunting seasons for the State of Vermont and Lake Champlain zone in New York will be held later this month.

Federal rules require the same rules to be in effect for Vermont and for the Lake Champlain zone of New York.

The annual hearings are being held by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, and Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department and Board.

Waterfowl hunters are encouraged to attend the hearings set for 7 to 9 p.m. on:

- March 15 at the Skenesborough Rescue Squad building in Whitehall, New York;

- March 16 at the Hartford High School auditorium in White River Junction, Vermont;

- March 17 at Memorial Hall, 5 Towers Road, Essex, Vermont.

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