Clearing The View From Prospect Hill – Town of Dummerston

Using a low impact, cost and time effective method to remove invasive brush and trees to restore the view from a hilltop owned by the town of Dummerston. You can watch a video at

Project Contact: Gerry Hawkes - Forest Savers LLC
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Year Project Started: 2015
Year Completed: 2015
Project Lifespan: 2015
Regional Planning Commision: Central Vermont Regional Planning Commission
Land Management
Other Keywords: Town land, vista clearing, view, hilltop, vegetation management
Project Accomplishments:

Restored the beautiful hilltop while maintaining wild blueberries and other desirable, low growing vegetation.

Project Partners:

Dummerston Conservation Commission
Town of Dummerston
Forest Savers LLC

Critical to Success:

Willingness of an abutting landowner to allow access by low impact equipment.


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Reference Links:
Video of project