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Below is content from the 2013 guide.

State of Connecticut

Brought to you by:

Dannel P. Malloy, Governor

Department of Energy & Environmental Protection

Daniel C. Esty, Commissioner

Susan Whalen, Deputy Commissioner

Bureau of Natural Resources

William Hyatt, Chief

Wildlife Division

Richard Jacobson, Director

Department of Energy & Environmental Protection

79 Elm Street
Hartford, CT 06106-5127
www.ct.gov/deep

The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Any person with a disability who may need information in an alternative format may contact the agency’s ADA Coordinator at 860-424-3194, or at deep.hrmed@ct.gov. Any person with limited proficiency in English, who may need information in another language, may contact the agency’s Title VI Coordinator at (860) 4234-3035, or at deep.aaoffice@ct.gov. Any person with a hearing impairment may call the State of Connecticut relay number – 711. Discrimination complaints may be filed with DEEP’s Title VI Coordinator. Requests for accommodations must be made at least two weeks prior to any agency hearing, program or event.

This guide is intended to provide a summary of the most pertinent laws and regulations concerning hunting and trapping, and to provide information on these opportunities in Connecticut. No attempt has been made to employ the exact wording of laws and regulations, nor to provide their complete listing. For legal purposes the Regulations of Connecticut State Agencies and the General Statutes of Connecticut must be consulted.

Directory of Services

For additional information the following DEEP offices may be contacted from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Please note that the DEEP – Licensing and Revenue Permit Sales Office is open from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Note that the Sales Office closes at noon before major holidays and may close early during periods of severe weather.

Wildlife Division – 860-424-3011

Division of Env. Cons. Police – 860-424-3012

Licensing and Revenue – 860-424-3105

Inland Fisheries Division – 860-424-FISH

Marine Fisheries Division – 860-434-6043

Parks and Recreation Division – 860-424-3200

Forestry Division – 860-424-3630

DEEP Home Page www.ct.gov/deep

Field Services

Questions concerning hunting, trapping, fishing, boating, camping, recreational use of state lands, forestry, and law enforcement may be directed to one of the following field offices (8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.).

Eastern Area Headquarters – 860-295-9523

Western Area Headquarters – 860-485-0226

Office of Boating Safety (Old Lyme) – 860-434-8638

Marine Patrol (Old Lyme) – 860-434-9840

Conservation/Firearms Safety Course Information

Sessions Woods WMA – 860-675-8130

Franklin Swamp WMA – 860-642-7239

24 Hour Emergency Numbers

Report a Violation – 1-800-842-4357

DEEP-Emergency Dispatch – 860-424-3333

Regulations in red are new this year.

Purple text indicates an important note.

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