DEEP: News Releases - 2011
News Releases - 2011
December
12/30/2011Begin your New Year with a “First Day Hike” at Sleeping Giant State Park
  Start the new year off right by joining other outdoor enthusiasts at Sleeping Giant State Park in Hamden this New Year’s Day at 1:30 PM for a hike through one of Connecticut’s most scenic state parks.
12/30/2011Biggest Threat to Turtles in Connecticut: Habitat Loss and Fragmentation
  As the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection’s (DEEP) 2011 Year of the Turtle awareness campaign with Partners in Amphibian and Reptile Conservation (PARC) comes to a close, the DEEP Wildlife Division brings one of the biggest threats to turtles to the forefront – habitat loss and fragmentation.
12/29/2011EnCon Police Make Arrest for Deer Hunting Violation
  Officers from the Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (DEEP) Division of State Environmental Conservation (EnCon) Police today arrested Anthony Piana, 44, of 69 Bruning Road New Hartford, on charges related to a deer hunting violation.
12/28/2011Trails at Sessions Woods Wildlife Management Area Temporarily Closed
  The hiking trails at the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection’s (DEEP) Sessions Woods Wildlife Management Area, Burlington, will be temporarily closed to the public starting January 3.
12/22/2011PURA Sets 2012 Standard Service Electric Rates
  The Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA) today finalized reduced rates for Standard Service customers of Connecticut Light & Power (CL&P) and United Illuminating (UI).