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The completed draft of the Long Island Sound Blue Plan is now available.  This is the version of the Blue Plan that will be submitted to the Connecticut General Assembly's Environment Committee before the start of the legislative session on February 5, 2020.

Effective January 1, 2020- An Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) Stamp fee will be collected from any person who registers a vessel or renews a vessel registration in Connecticut.  Boaters with out of state registrations who boat on Connecticut inland waters will also be required to pay an AIS fee. More info.

For information or if you have questions about Boating in Connecticut, please email us at, call 860-434-8638 or send postal mail to:
Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection
Boating Division
P.O. Box 280 (333 Ferry Road)
Old Lyme, CT  06371-0280