Former CT Commissioner's Nomination To Head EPA Blocked By GOP Boycott Senate Republicans have boycotted a scheduled committee vote on the former Connecticut Commissioner of Environmental Protection to head the Environmental Protection Agency.
Former Connecticut DEP Commissioner To Head Federal EPAFormer Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection commissioner Gina McCarthy has been chosen by President Obama to become the next administrator for the federal Environmental Protection Agency, replacing Lisa Jackson.
Necropsy To Be Performed Mountain Lion Killed In Milford Wildlife experts are hoping that a necropsy on a mountain lion will help unravel the mystery of how the big cat ended up roaming the suburbs of Connecticut.
DEP Stocking Catfish TuesdayConnecticut's Department of Environmental Protection plans to put 15,000 channel catfish into 11 state lakes and ponds, including some in urban areas.
Fishing Report Number 6The Department of Environmental Protection has issued its sixth weekly report of the fishing season.
DEP Fishing Report, Week Of May 19DEP’s spring trout stockings wrap up next week, with a total of 638,000 brook, brown, rainbow and tiger trout stocked since early March.See the full DEP Fishing Report
Fighting The Emerald Ash BorerConnecticut officials are unveiling a new weapon in the fight against an invasive bug that targets ash trees.
Fishing Report For Week Of May 12The Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection has issued its weekly fishing report for the week of May 12, 2011.
Catch A Fish, Win Over $2 MillionThe DEP has announced a fishing contest with the possibility of someone winning over $2 million.
Portion Of State Park Closed To Protect EaglesA portion of the Windsor Locks Canal State Park is closed until July 1 to protect a pair of nesting bald eagles.
DEP Warns Against Releasing Pet TurtlesThe Department of Environmental Protection is warning people who buy turtles as pets not to release them into the wild.
State Seeks Greenway ParcelsConnecticut officials are looking for parcels of undeveloped land for possible designation as official state greenways.