State of Connecticut Contacts
Department of Energy & Environmental ProtectionKatie S. Dykes, Commissioner 79 Elm Street Hartford, CT 06106-5127 https://portal.ct.gov/DEEP
Bureau of Natural ResourcesRichard Jacobson, Chief
Wildlife DivisionJenny Dickson, Director
The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to complying with the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Please contact us at 860-418-5910 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you: have a disability and need a communication aid or service; have limited proficiency in English and may need information in another language; or if you wish to file an ADA or Title VI discrimination complaint. 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. A listing of the General Statutes of Connecticut can be found on the Connecticut General Assembly website at www.cga.ct.gov and information on state regulations is at https://eregulations.ct.gov.
Directory of ServicesFor 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 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 Fisheries Division (Inland) 860-424-FISH Fisheries Division (Marine) 860-434-6043 State Parks Division 860-424-3200 Forestry Division 860-424-3630 DEEP Home Page portal.ct.gov/DEEP CT Fish and Wildlife Facebook Page www.Facebook.com/CTFishandWildlife
Field ServicesQuestions 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
24 Hour Emergency NumbersReport a Violation 1-800-842-4357 DEEP-Emergency Dispatch 860-424-3333
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