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Weather alert: Flood watches and a flood warning have been posted for parts of the state,  including minor flooding along the Connecticut River. I  And a freeze warning has been posted for parts of the state through Thursday morning.

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Man Arrested in Alleged State Park Poisoning Threat

A Madison man has been arrested after allegedly  threatening to poison the waters at Chatfield Hollow State Park in Killingworth. Department of Energy and Environmental Protection employees  began receiving  emails  of a threatening  nature Tuesday […]

08/27/2013

Pachaug State Forest (Courtesy DEEP website)

More Virus-Carrying Mosquitoes Found; Campgrounds Closed

Parts of the Pachaug State Forest will be closed by DEEP after more mosquitoes carrying the EEE virus were found there.

08/27/2013

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I-D For Man Found In River

The state Department of Energy and Environmental has released the name of a man found Sunday in the Coginchaug River in Middlefield. He has been identified as 41-year-old Tomasz Skoczylas of Bristol. It was around […]

08/05/2013

Lieutenant Governor Nancy Wyman speaks at a ceremony at Dinosaur State Park in Rocky Hill honoring the 100th anniversary of the state parks. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Anniversary Ceremony Brings Warning For Future of State Parks

At a ceremony celebrating the one-hundredth anniversary of the first purchase of land for a state park, there was a warning about the future of Connecticut’s park system.

08/02/2013

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Weekly Fishing Report

The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection has issued its weekly fishing report for the period starting July 25.

07/26/2013

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Man Found Dead in Park

Department of  Energy and Environmental Protection EnCon  Police are investigating the death of a 25 year old man in Talcott Mountain State Park in Simsbury. Police were notified about  4 pm  Saturday afternoon about a […]

07/21/2013

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Weekly Fishing Report

The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection has issued the weekly fishing report for the week of July 11

07/12/2013

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Another Fall in Enders State Forest

A 19 year old Chicopee , Massachusetts man  slipped and fell some 20  feet into the water while walking along  the falls at Enders State Forest in Granby Tuesday evening.A friend he was with called […]

07/02/2013

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Governor Vetoes Bill Which Could Have Opened State-Owned Land To ATVs

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is scuttling a bill that opponents warned could allow all-terrain vehicles on state-owned lands across Connecticut.

07/02/2013

Fishing (Eitan Abramovich/AFP/Getty Images)

DEEP Fishing Report

The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection has released its latest report

06/21/2013

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