Fat Rooster Farm

Fat Rooster Farm

Name of Project: Fat Rooster Farm River Corridor Easement

 Location: Royalton, VT

 River: Second Branch of the White River

 Type of Project:  River Corridor Easement

Public Access: No

Date Completed: May 2011

Size: 5.2 acres

Water Frontage: 2,250’

 Landowner: Jennifer Megyesi & Kyle Jones, Easement held by Vermont River Conservancy

Funding Partners:  Vermont Agency of Natural Resources River Management Section, White River Partnership

Property Description:  The Second Branch of the White River flows through a landscape dominated by agricultural lands.  The owners of the Fat Rooster Farm recognized the importance of allowing the Second Branch to meander freely, even though over time there may be a gradual loss of currently active agricultural land. A buffer of permanent vegetation will also be established.

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