DEEP: News Releases - 2007
News Releases - 2007
December
12/31/2007Governor Rell Urges Residents To Make New Year's Resolution To Spend More Time Outdoors, Buy State Park Season Pass
  Governor M. Jodi Rell said today that Connecticut residents can take the first step in fulfilling their New Year's resolution to get outside and be more active by purchasing a 2008 state park season pass.
12/18/2007Blumenthal, DEP Announce Environmental Agreement With Mobile Home Park Operators
  Attorney General Richard Blumenthal and Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Commissioner Gina McCarthy today announced an environmental settlement related to kerosene contamination at two East Hartford mobile home parks and adjacent wetlands.
12/18/2007DEP Announces Short List Of Projects Aimed At Restoring Natural Resources In The Housatonic River Basin
  The selection of projects to be funded under a program to restore natural resources in the Housatonic River Basin in Connecticut is one step closer to completion with the publishing of a recommended "short list" of proposals.
12/12/2007DEP Issues Revised Tentative Decision For Millstone Discharge Permit New Proposal Complies With Riverkeeper Case And Protects Aquatic Life
  The Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) today announced a revised tentative decision to renew a water discharge permit for the Millstone Power Station that both complies with the requirements of a recent federal court case and also contains previous provisions aimed at better protecting winter flounder and other aquatic life in Long Island Sound.
12/5/2007DEP EnCon Police Make Arrest For Illegal Moose Hunting
  Officers from the Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Division of State Environmental Conservation (EnCon) Police recently arrested a Hartland resident for illegal moose hunting.
12/3/2007Shop On-Line At The DEP Store For Holiday Season Perfect Gifts For Outdoor Enthusiasts
  The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) offers a wide variety of unique and affordable holiday gifts for children and adults.