Rules of Use

  1. Privacy

    Your privacy is very important to us. We encourage you to read the Privacy Policy to understand how your information is protected..

  2. Safety

    We need your help to keep our association site safe. This includes the following commitments:

    • You will not send or otherwise post unauthorized commercial communications (such as spam) on any association sites..
    • You will not collect users' content or information, or otherwise access any association sites, using automated means (such as harvesting bots, robots, spiders, or scrapers) without our permission.
    • You will not upload viruses or other malicious code.
    • You will not solicit login information or access an account belonging to someone else.
    • You will not bully, intimidate, or harass any user.
    • You will not post content that: is hateful, threatening, or pornographic; incites violence; or contains nudity or graphic or gratuitous violence.
    • You will not use any association sites to do anything unlawful, misleading, malicious, or discriminatory.
    • You will not do anything that could disable, overburden, or impair the proper working of any association sites, such as a denial of service attack.
    • You will not facilitate or encourage any violations of this Statement.
  3. Registration and Account Security

    Any association sites’s users provide personal information. Here are some commitments you make to us relating to registering and maintaining the security of your account:

    • You will not provide any false personal information on any association sites, or create an account for anyone other than yourself without permission.
    • You will not create more than one profile.
    • You will not use any association site if you are under 13.
    • You will not use any association site if you are a convicted sex offender.
    • You will keep your contact information accurate and up-to-date.
    • You will not share your password, let anyone else access your account, or do anything else that might jeopardize the security of your account.
  4. Protecting Other People's Rights

    We respect other people's rights, and expect you to do the same.

    • You will not post content or take any action on any association site that infringes or violates someone else's rights or otherwise violates the law.
    • We can remove any content or information you post on any association site if we believe that it violates this Statement.

10.19.15 Jefferson Project Makes Waves ...

At New York's Lake George, a 32-mile-long lake located in the Adirondack Mountains, more than 60 researchers are now turning to sensors and connected systems to better understand environmental threats—including road salt, agricultural contaminants, invasive species and the growth of algae—so that they can better protect the lake and its water.

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02.08.15 Population is the cause of lak...

Thanks for publishing the two perspective columns on “Troubled Water” regarding the cleanup of Lake Champlain in the Feb. 1 edition.
Unfortunately, neither Elizabeth Courtney nor James Ehlers addresses the true cause of the water pollution, which is the tremendous growth of the human population in the Lake Champlain basin in recent decades. In just Chittenden County the population has grown from 75,000 in 1960 to 160,000 in 2013 or 111 percent.

Rutland Herald

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