Lands Advisory Committee

Lands Advisory Committee

The Lands Advisory Committee, a group of Middlebury faculty, staff, and students, works with the Board of Trustees and College administration on important land-use decisions. The goal of the committee is to make recommendations for maximun environmental stewardship while maintaining fiscal practicality.

The Land Stewardship Initiative

The committee was established as part of the Land Stewardship Initiative, which recognizes the importance of applying fiscally responsible principles of environmental sustainability to the stewardship of its lands in order to preserve and even improve the biological integrity of surrounding ecosystems and the traditional Vermont landscape.