The Environmental Mediation Center’s (EMC) mission is to help parties resolve environmental, land use, and agricultural disputes through the effective use of mediation. The EMC designs and administers environmental and agricultural dispute resolution programs. The EMC is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to environmental and agricultural dispute resolution. Learn More.
The EMC administers USDA certified programs that provide free mediation services to the agricultural community on many issues.
VT Agricultural Mediation Program
NH Agricultural Mediation Program
HI Agricultural Mediation Program
CA Agricultural Mediation Program
Current and Recent Environmental Projects
The EMC is evaluating the effectiveness of the Good Neighbor Program by conducting focus group meetings, interviews, and a survey.
Lake Champlain is threatened by phosphorus pollution from a variety of sources. This project seeks input from the agricultural community and other stakeholders on the most effective ways to improve water quality.