NORWALK, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is offering to train volunteers to monitor local boat launches for invasive plants and animals. A training session is planned for Saturday, from 9:30 […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut environmental officials are proposing regulations to protect the state’s population of snapping turtles. The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection wants to limit the trapping of the turtles to a […]
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut will try to more than double the number of electric vehicle charging stations by the end of the year. Spokesman Dennis Schain says Environment Commissioner Dan Esty will announce on […]
OLD LYME, Conn. (AP) _ Rescue workers are searching for a man who fell from a boat while fishing with at mouth of the Connecticut River. WFSB-TV reports the 58-year-old man is a father of […]
OLD LYME, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is kicking off “Operation Dry Water,” an effort to target drunken boaters. DEEP environmental conservation officers and other DEEP officials on Friday will […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut officials stocked lakes and ponds across the state with 21,000 channel catfish this week to promote fishing and offer more outdoor activities for residents. Department of Energy and Environmental Protection […]
A Brooklyn man in his 30s was pronounced dead Tuesday night.
A 12-foot long Burmese python was among seven animals Department of Energy and Environmental Protection officials collected during an Animal Amnesty Day Saturday at the Beardsley Zoo.
A Connecticut crew will go to Minnesota to help fight a forest fire.