Burlington Free Press reporter Candace Page talks with VPR’s Jane Lindholm about
Citizen Science – how volunteers are helping scientists collect the information
they need to understand and protect our natural environment.
This session, the General Assembly has 1220 bils before it– more than double the number fifty years ago. And a lawmaker can expect to earn $614.30 per week during the session. We look at the time and financial demands on
our citizen legislature. Then, we hear from reporter Candace Page about a mysterious fungus infecting bats. And local comedian Martha Tormey makes us laugh.