Latest Connecticut Environment


No Swimming At 4 State Beaches

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Beaches at four Connecticut state parks are closed to swimming because of high bacteria counts. The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection announced that four beaches _ two along the shoreline […]


New England Governors (Courtesy CT-N)

Governors Meet On Energy Issues

By STEPHEN SINGER,   Associated Press  HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ New England’s governors agreed Thursday to a mix of regional and state actions to cut persistently high energy costs. Five of the region’s six governors said […]


(Courtesy CFPA, Connectcut Forest and Park Association)

40 Acres In Bloomfield Donated To State

The state of Connecticut has received a gift of about 40 acres of land in Bloomfield.


Five rabbits were found at the Linear Trail in Wallingford. Photo courtesy of Wallingford Animal Control.

More Pet Rabbits Abandoned In Wallingford

Wallingford animal control officials are trying to trace the source of domesticated rabbits found in their town on separate occasions in recent months.


(Courtesy Steve Jensen/ Connecticut Departnment of Agriculture)

More Dead Goats Found Under Melted Snow At Cornwall Farm

The melting snow has revealed the frozen carcasses of more than a dozen more dead goats at a Cornwall farm whose operators have been charged with animal cruelty.