DEEP: News Releases - 2007
News Releases - 2007
November
11/29/2007Governor Rell Applauds New System To Monitor State's Dams
  Governor M. Jodi Rell today said the state is now using high technology to monitor dam safety across the state.
11/29/2007DEP To Host Informational Workshop On Illegal Dumping
  The Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is holding an Illegal Dumping Informational Workshop Tuesday, December 4 from 9 a.m. to 12 noon.
11/28/2007Volunteers Needed For The 2008 Midwinter Bald Eagle Survey In January
  The DEP Wildlife Division is currently seeking additional volunteers to help with the 2008 Midwinter Bald Eagle Survey, especially around some of the lakes and reservoirs in western Connecticut.
11/26/2007Gillette Castle State Park Decked Out In Holiday Finery
  For the 2007 winter holiday season, Gillette Castle State Park in East Haddam will feature Victorian style holiday decorations.
11/16/2007DEP Identifies Men Involved In Berlin Hunting Incident
  John Peterson, 51, of East Berlin, was the man taken to Hartford Hospital after being wounded by a 12-guage shotgun slug while hunting this morning with his stepson and a friend, according to the Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection (DEP).
11/16/2007Dinosaur State Park Sponsors "The Wild Inside" During School Vacation Week December 26-30th
  The Friends of Dinosaur State Park & Arboretum and the Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection(DEP) will offer a variety of special programs during school vacation week, December 26-30, 2007.
11/14/2007Governor Rell Encourages Residents, Businesses To Mark 'America Recycles Day' On Thursday
  Governor M. Jodi Rell today urged all state residents, businesses and government agencies to mark "America Recycles Day" on Thursday by finding ways to increase the amount of waste that is recycled.
11/7/2007DEP Announces Second Release Of Broodstock Salmon
  Atlantic salmon are renowned for their size, beauty and fighting ability when caught by angling.
11/2/2007Celebrate Winter Holiday Season At The Osborne Homestead Museum
  For the 2007 winter holiday season, the Osborne Homestead Museum will feature a wonderful exhibit entitled "Not a Creature was Stirring: The Night Before Christmas".
11/1/2007Building Shelter For Bluebirds: DEP Offers Help
  Once again, the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Wildlife Division is offering bundles of rough-cut lumber to groups free of charge for building bluebird nest boxes.
11/1/2007Special Children's Program On Rachel Carson
  In commemoration of Rachel Carson's centennial birthday in 2007, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service would like to encourage a sense of environmental stewardship in a new generation of conservationists.