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by , SmarterTravel Staff - April 14, 2008
Red barn and fall leaves in rural Vermont


It's easy to be green in the Green Mountain State, where residents have long been committed to environmental protection and heritage preservation. Currently Vermont is working on revitalizing the downtown areas of its many historic communities through the Vermont Downtown Program, and the state's Northeast Kingdom region has partnered with National Geographic's Center for Sustainable Destinations to implement tourism practices that protect the destination's environment and culture.

(Photo: Tangney)

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