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Pachaug State Forest

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

Pachaug State Forest. Photo from State Department of Energy and Environmental Protection web site.

State Closing 2 Campgrounds, Mosquito Virus Found

Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is closing two of its campgrounds in Pachaug State Forest after Eastern equine encephalitis was detected in human-biting mosquitoes.

08/21/2013