DEEP: News Releases - 2008
News Releases - 2008
February
2/26/2008Governor Rell: Connecticut's Great Outdoors Can Now Be Accessed Online
  Governor M. Jodi Rell announced today that the Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is now offering more convenient services to the public by putting the sale of hunting and fishing licenses online and through the creation of a Google map feature that 'connects' the public to Connecticut's state parks and forests.
2/25/2008DEP Holding Series Of Informational Meetings On Farmington River Fishing Regulation Changes
  The DEP is currently holding a series of three informational meetings concerning Farmington River trout regulations.
2/25/2008Governor Rell: Proposed Legislation Aims To Spruce Up State Parks System
  Governor M. Jodi Rell today submitted testimony to the General Assembly's Environment Committee regarding her legislative proposal to create a new program that will invest $15 million in the state's park and forest system.
2/20/2008Governor Rell Says $216 Million For Local Sewer Projects On Bond Commission Agenda For This Month
  Governor M. Jodi Rell said today that Connecticut's efforts to improve the quality of rivers, streams and Long Island Sound will receive a tremendous boost with the expected approval of $216 million in grants and loans for local sewer projects at the February 29 meeting of the state Bond Commission.
2/15/2008DEP To Hold Series Of Informational Meetings On Farmington River Fishing Regulation Changes
  The DEP will be holding a series of three informational meetings during late February and early March.
2/14/2008Connecticut DEP Conservation Education/Firearms Safety Program Wild Turkey Hunting Safety Seminar
  Spring is just around the corner and the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) today announced that a Wild Turkey Hunting Safety Seminar is scheduled for Saturday, April 5.
2/5/2008Paddle Smart
  The Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Boating Division, in cooperation with ConnYak, the City of New Haven Department of Parks and Recreation, and the US Coast Guard, will present an afternoon of safe paddling demonstrations and information sessions on Saturday, March 1, at the Wilbur Cross High School, 181 Mitchell Drive, New Haven, from 1 PM to 4 PM. All demonstrations take place at the indoor pool.