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Fish & Wildlife Contact Information

Fishing Regulations Vermont Freshwater Fishing

Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department

Agency of Natural Resources

1 National Life Drive, Davis 2

Montpelier, VT 05620-3702

(802) 828-1000

Office Hours: 7:45 a.m.–4:30 p.m., Monday–Friday

Website: www.vtfishandwildlife.com

The MISSION of the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is the conservation of fish, wildlife, and plants, and their habitats for the people of Vermont.

General Information (802) 828-1000

Email fwinformation@vermont.gov

Commissioner’s Office (802) 828-1454

Licensing (802) 828-1190

Business Office (802) 828-1000

Law Enforcement (802) 828-1529

(802) 828-1483

Fish (802) 828-1000

Public Outreach (802) 828-1000

Hunter Education (802) 828-1193

Wildlife (802) 828-1000

Fish Culture Stations

Bald Hill (802) 467-3660

Bennington (802) 447-2844

Grand Isle (802) 372-3171

Roxbury (802) 485-7568

Salisbury (802) 352-4371

District Fish & Wildlife Offices

Barre District Natural

Resources Office

5 Perry St., Suite 40

Barre, VT 05641

(802) 476-0199

(802) 476-0129 (fax)

St. Johnsbury District

Natural Resources Office

374 Emerson Falls Road, Suite 4

St. Johnsbury, VT 05819-2099

(802) 751-0100

(802) 748-6687 (fax)

Fish & Wildlife
Laboratory

3902 Roxbury Road

Roxbury, VT 05669

(802) 485-7566

Springfield District
Natural Resources Office

100 Mineral St., Suite 302

Springfield, VT 05156

(802) 289-0603

(802) 885-8890 (fax)

Essex District Natural

Resources Office

111 West St.

Essex Jct., VT 05452

(802) 878-1564

(802) 879-5649 (fax)

Dead Creek Waterfowl

Management Area

Addison, VT 05491

(802) 759-2398

Rutland District Natural

Resources Office

271 North Main St., Suite 215

Rutland, VT 05701

(802) 786-0040

(802) 786-3870 (fax)

Education Ctr. Kehoe

Conservation Camp

636 Point of Pines Road

Castleton, VT 05735

(802) 265-2279

State Game Wardens

Chief Warden: Col. Jason Batchelder

Deputy Chief: Maj. George Scribner

Northwestern District

WARDEN

STATE

POLICE

OFFICE TEL.

HOME TEL.

(802)

RESIDENCE

Lt. Wedin, Carl

879-5669

868-9110

St. Albans

Sgt. Barrett, Chad

229-9191

224-6324

Bolton

Brown, Paul

229-9191

485-4432

Northfield

Coffey, Ethan

878-7111

888-2964

Morristown

Currier, Robert

878-7111

871-5200

Essex Jct.

Fowler, Sean

229-9191

454-9919

Plainfield

Hungerford, Josh

524-5993

933-9313

Enosburg

Joyal, Dana

878-7111

425-4506

Charlotte

Schmid, Jeremy

878-7111

288-7222

Essex Jct.

Snyder, Dustin

524-5993

849-9980

Fairfax

Thiel, Matthew

524-5993

868-6325

Swanton

Northeastern District

WARDEN

STATE

POLICE

OFFICE TEL.

HOME TEL.

(802)

RESIDENCE

Lt. Gregory, David

751-0103

626-4390

Lyndonville

Sgt. Szymanowski, Trevor

748-3111

695-1314

N. Concord

Spl. Shopland, Russell

748-3111

472-3040

E. Hardwick

Amsden, Dennis

748-3111

751-7695

St. Johnsbury

Dukette, Jason

334-8881

334-2904

Derby

Hazard, Randy

334-8881

962-3492

Bloomfield

Reed, Jenna

334-8881

334-1215

Newport Ctr.

Schichtle, Mark

222-4680

757-2121

Wells River

Scott, T. Mike

334-8881

755-6275

Albany

Central District

WARDEN

STATE

POLICE

OFFICE TEL.

HOME TEL.

(802)

RESIDENCE

Lt. Stedman, Justin

786-3865

325-9333

Pawlet

Sgt. Gallant, Keith

234-9933

728-9215

E. Braintree

Spl. Whitlock, Dale

388-4919

388-4875

E. Middlebury

Spl. Sterling, Robert

773-9101

265-4602

Fair Haven

Butler, Wesley

773-9101

483-9392

Pittsford

Gravelle, Jason

234-9933

484-7435

Hartland

Whipple, Jeffrey

234-9933

685-7813

Vershire

Southern District

WARDEN

STATE

POLICE

OFFICE TEL.

HOME TEL.

(802)

RESIDENCE

Lt. Eckhardt, Greg

885-8830

824-5785

Landgrove

Sgt. Buttle, Travis

442-5421

442-4383

Shaftsbury

Carey, Timothy

773-9101

492-8292

Shrewsbury

Circe, Dustin

773-9101

287-2208

Poultney

Jackman, Cody

442-5421

867-7012

Dorset

Price, Kelly

257-7101

251-2171

Brattleboro

Sargent, Asa

722-4600

674-4239

Windsor

Taddei, David

722-4600

221-4066

Townshend

Watkin, Richard

722-4600

368-7302

Wilmington

Game Warden Trainees

Abigail Serra, Kyle Isherwood, Justin Turner, Will Seegers

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service

Lake Champlain Fish &
Wildlife Conservation Office

Winston Prouty Federal Building

11 Lincoln St.

Essex Jct., VT 05452

(802) 662-5300

Missisquoi National

Wildlife Refuge

29 Tabor Point Road

Swanton, VT 05488

(802) 868-4781

Silvio Conte National
Fish & Wildlife Refuge

Nulhegan Basin Division

5396 Route 105

Brunswick, VT 05905

(802) 962-5240 x112

White River Hatchery

Route 107

Bethel, VT 05032

(802) 234-5400

Eisenhower Fish Hatchery

4 Holden Road

North Chittenden, VT 05763

(802) 483-6618

Agency of Natural Resources

Forests, Parks & Recreation (802) 828-1534

Park Reservations (888) 409-7579

Environmental Conservation (802) 828-1556

Green Mountain National Forest

Green Mountain National

Forest Headquarters

231 North Main St.

Rutland, VT 05701

(802) 747-6700

(802) 747-6765 (TDD)

Manchester Ranger District

2538 Depot St.

Manchester Center, VT 05255

(802) 362-2307

(voice/TDD)1

Middlebury Ranger District

1007 Route 7 South

Middlebury, VT 05753

(802) 388-6688

(voice/TDD)

Rochester Ranger District

99 Ranger Road

Rochester, VT 05767-9431

(802) 767-4261

(voice/TDD)

Rabies Hotline (800) 472-2437

USDA Wildlife Services (802) 223-8697

Vermont Chamber of Commerce

www.visitvt.com (802) 223-3443

Vermont Dept. of Tourism & Marketing

www.vermontvacation.com 1 (800) VERMONT

Fish & Wildlife Board

The Fish & Wildlife Board has 14 members — one from each county. They are appointed by the governor, and they serve for six years. The board enacts Fish & Wildlife regulations.

Orange County

Kevin Lawrence, Chair

5449 Main St.

Newbury, VT 05051

(802) 280-5884

fwboard.orange@gmail.com

Term: March 1, 2013–
Feb. 28, 2019

Rutland County

Brian Wiles

P.O. Box 139

Forest Dale, VT 05745

(802) 349-8766

fwboard.rutland@gmail.com

Term: March 24, 2017–
Feb. 28, 2023

Windham County

Dennis Mewes

1037 Kipling Road

Dummerston, VT 05301

(802) 257-1633

fwboard.windham@gmail.com

Term: April 1, 2015–
Feb. 28, 2021

Addison County

Patrick Berry

403 East Main St.

Middlebury, VT 05753

fwboard.addison@gmail.com

(802) 388-3650

Term: March 1, 2016–
Feb. 28, 2022

Washington County

Theresa Elmer, Vice Chair

1308 Loop Road

Northfield, VT 05663

(802) 485-7184

fwboard.washington@gmail.com

Term: March 1, 2013–
Feb. 28, 2019

Windsor County

Tim Biebel

267 Taylor Drive

Windsor, VT 05089

fwboard.windsor@gmail.com

(603) 738-9776

Term: March 1, 2016–
Feb. 28, 2022

Orleans County

David Robillard

5589 E. Hill

North Troy, VT 05859

(802) 744-4022

fwboard.orleans@gmail.com

Term: March 1, 2017–
Feb. 28, 2023

Grand Isle County

Craig Greene

137 Border Road

Alburgh, VT 05440

(802) 233-0125

fwboard.grandisle@gmail.com

Term: April 25, 2012–
April 25, 2018

Franklin County

Peter W. Allard

18 Country Club Estates

Swanton, VT 05488

(802) 527-7381

fwboard.franklin@gmail.com

Term: March 1, 2013–
Feb. 28, 2019

Essex County

Craig Nolan

227 Cottage Road

Averill, VT 05903

(802) 822-9926

fwboard.essex@gmail.com

Term: March 21, 2012–
March 21, 2018

Caledonia County

Johanna Laggis

589 Hardwick Farms Road

East Hardwick, VT 05836

(802) 472-6161

fwboard.caledonia@gmail.com

Term: March 1, 2014–
Feb. 29, 2020

Lamoille County

William Pickens

2984 Elmore Pond Road

Wolcott, VT 05680

(802) 888-3736

fwboard.lamoille@gmail.com

Term: April 1, 2015–
Feb. 28, 2021

Bennington County

David Fielding Jr.

47 Cross Road

Manchester Ctr., VT 05255

fwboard.bennington@gmail.com

(802) 362-0049

Term: March 1, 2016–
Feb. 28, 2022

Chittenden County

Cheryl Frank Sullivan

P.O. Box 371

Underhill, VT 05489

(802) 233-6192

vtfwbchittenden@gmail.com

Term: March 1, 2014–
Feb. 29, 2020