2014 Angler’s Guide Photo Contest -
As a picture is worth a thousand words, the CT DEEP Inland and Marine Fisheries Divisions are looking to share your fish stories with your fellow anglers by welcoming you to submit your best fishing related digital photo to us. For more information and details on how to enter the contest, please see the Photo Contest Information
June 18, 2013
NOAA Fisheries recently reduced the minimum size limits on several groundfish species occurring predominately in federal waters. (N13-11)
May 28, 2013
Notice to Party and Charter Black Sea Bass Fishermen
Party/charter vessel owners interested in enrolling in the program must complete an application – which will be mailed to current party/charter vessel registrants this week. Participants will be required to report daily black sea bass fishing activity from June through November in monthly logbooks.
Reminder: No person engaged in commercial fishing shall possess or land scup, summer flounder or black sea bass between 0001 hours and 2359 hours on Sunday during the period between May 25 and September 2, inclusive. (N13-08)
Effective 0001 hours, Sunday, April 28, 2013 the Connecticut possession limit for the commercial harvest of summer flounder is reduced to 100 pounds.