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  • 2017 Northeast Fishing & Hunting Show in Hartford
  • Taking place at the Connecticut Convention Center, the three-day event kicks off Friday, March 31, and runs through Sunday, April 2. Among the main attractions is the 5,000-gallon Hawg Trough Fish Tank. On Friday, catch Connecticut resident/fishing expert
  • Connecticut Post
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  • 3/24/2017 7:42:00 PM
  • New Cabinet Members Provide Sporting Chance, Says The Fisherman
  • Of course, keeping regulations the same in 2017 as in 2016 would benefit all fluke fishermen along the coast, especially those in Connecticut and New York who together with New Jersey would share in the deepest restrictions of all; thus far however ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/20/2017 5:56:00 AM
  • Watermen: EPA budget cuts could decimate CT fishing industry
  • NORWALK - Western Connecticut watermen said Friday that President Donald Trump's proposed national budget could decimate the local fishing industry. The president has proposed a 37 percent budget cut to the Environmental Protection Agency ...
  • News 12 Connecticut
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  • 3/17/2017 11:48:00 PM
  • Northeast Fishing & Hunting Show returns to Hartford March 31-April 2
  • The 20th annual event will be held just in time for spring’s fishing and hunting season from Friday, March 31 through Sunday, April 2 at the Connecticut Convention Center at 100 Columbus Blvd. in Hartford. The show’s 2017 Veterans Appreciation Day is ...
  • The Middletown Press
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  • 3/15/2017 9:03:00 PM
  • I Want To Eat Fish Responsibly. But The Seafood Guides Are So Confusing!
  • Listen Listening... 1:45 Biologists think they have identified a possible cause for a massive fish-die off that's resulted in thousands of fish washing ashore in Connecticut. Fishermen can be pretty clever with where they hide their illegally-captured fish
  • Wnprnews
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  • 3/15/2017 4:25:00 PM
  • Redfish and Black Drum
  • New clients Laszlo and Brittany from Connecticut had a great, first flats fishing experience out with me, good sight fishing conditions helped them catch 5 Redfish with most overslot fish up to 29 inches and upper slot fish, being good catch and release ..
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  • 3/14/2017 8:34:00 PM
  • Ice Out Pike Fishing
  • I usually target them from late winter when the ice first melts right up until early spring. I fish for them on the Connecticut river and I like to look for fish hiding in the many coves that are along the river. Pike like to winter over in a lot of the ..
  • odumagazine.com
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  • 3/14/2017 8:13:00 PM
  • Making Waves Spring 2017
  • Menendez, New Yorkers Charles Schumer and Kristen Gillbrand, as well as According to Jim Donofrio, Connecticut’s Richard Bluexecutive director at the Recreational Fishing Alliance menthal and Chris Murphy. (RFA), the confirmation of The Senate ...
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  • 3/13/2017 1:45:00 PM
  • Connecticut’s ‘Founding Fish’ exhibition at CRM
  • ESSEX >> The return of the shad signals spring in the Connecticut River Valley and the Connecticut River Museum is ready — hosting a new temporary exhibit that honors Connecticut’s Founding Fish. Why is this bony fish so special to the River Valley?
  • The Middletown Press
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  • 3/13/2017 1:38:00 PM
  • Fish and Chips at Enders Island
  • My family was taking my sixteen-year-old self to Enders Island in Mystic, Connecticut, for a fish and chips dinner and stations of the cross, and teen me wasn't having it. "Why are we driving to Connecticut to get fish and chips!?" I whined. Plus ...
  • rimonthly.com
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  • 3/10/2017 3:19:00 PM
  • Connecticut’s ‘Founding Fish’ exhibition at CRM
  • ESSEX >> The return of the shad signals spring in the Connecticut River Valley and the Connecticut River Museum is ready — hosting a new temporary exhibit that honors Connecticut’s Founding Fish. Why is this bony fish so special to the River Valley?
  • Shoreline Times
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  • 3/7/2017 11:05:00 PM
  • Explore Rafting Deschutes, Deschutes River, and more!
  • Fishlake National Forest ~ Utah.... nature | world | oregon | tumalo falls on the deschutes river | by ryan manuel Blue Ice ~ Sunrise at Jökulsárlón beach, South Coast, Iceland Connecticut Highway of Death, Bolivia Tumalo Falls on Tumalo Creek in ...
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  • 3/7/2017 3:59:00 AM
  • Drum and Bass
  • New clients Laszlo and Brittany from Connecticut had a great, first flats fishing experience out with me, good sight fishing conditions helped them catch 5 Redfish with most overslot fish up to 29 inches and upper slot fish, being good catch and release ..
  • FLORIDA SPORTSMAN
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  • 3/2/2017 6:49:00 PM
  • Fishing buddies catch bass at Sutton Lake
  • Walpole owned the johnboat, which had a “For Sale” sign taped to its starboard side. He moved to the area in 2011 from Connecticut and bought the small craft to sample the local freshwater fishing. “We used to fish for striped bass and bluefish in ...
  • The News & Observer
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  • 2/22/2017 4:08:00 PM
  • Winners announced in fishing derby
  • MORRIS — On Saturday, February 11, Fishing Northeast held the third annual Fishing Connecticut Ice Fishing Gala on South Cove, Bantam Lake in Morris. Weather threw all types of curveballs at the organizers the week before the event, from temperatures in ..
  • VoiceNEWS
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  • 2/16/2017 11:17:00 AM
  • Fishing regulations slowly taking shape
  • Last month, political pressure was openly applied by New York, New Jersey and Connecticut fishing interests, politicians and government officials to force an ASMFC vote that falls short of required Recreational Harvest Limit reductions. The ASMFC vote ...
  • Cranston Online
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  • 2/15/2017 11:28:00 PM
  • Summer Flounder Management Plan from Atlantic States MFC
  • The summer flounder regions, which are continued from 2016, are: Massachusetts; Rhode Island; Connecticut through New York; New Jersey; Delaware through Virginia; and North Carolina. In August 2016, the Board and Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 2/6/2017 7:23:00 AM
  • Moose Plates Help Fish and Wildlife
  • Moose plate dollars also have helped Fish and game conduct fish habitat surveys in rivers and streams and supported work to restore American shad and river herring to the Connecticut River. The Moose Plate program also funds a significant portion ...
  • londonderrynh.net
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  • 2/2/2017 7:04:00 PM
  • New Restrictions on Lobster Fishing Could Be Picked Soon
  • Lobster fishing is experiencing a boom, and prices have also been high. But the species has dwindled in the waters off southern Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut, where it was once plentiful. The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission is ...
  • NECN
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  • 2/1/2017 12:07:00 AM
  • First Timer Catches Her PB on Lake Okeechobee-Largemouth Bass Fishing
  • What an amazing day, A First Timer Catches Her PB on Lake Okeechobee-Largemouth Bass Fishing. I had the pleasure to fish with Paul and Maryanne from Connecticut today. The Lake conditions were beautiful and the weather could not get better post storm.
  • bassonline.com
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  • 1/31/2017 3:17:00 PM
  • New restrictions on lobster fishing could be in place by May
  • Lobster fishing is experiencing a boom, and prices have also been high. But the species has dwindled in the waters off southern Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut, where it was once plentiful. The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission is ...
  • Sun-Journal
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  • 1/31/2017 7:53:00 AM
  • New restrictions on lobster fishing could be picked by May
  • Lobster fishing is experiencing a boom, and prices have also been high. But the species has dwindled in the waters off southern Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut, where it was once plentiful. The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission is ...
  • WTNH
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  • 1/31/2017 6:29:00 AM
  • New restrictions on lobster fishing could be picked by May
  • Lobster fishing is experiencing a boom, and prices have also been high. But the species has dwindled in the waters off southern Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut, where it was once plentiful. The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission is ...
  • Connecticut Post
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  • 1/31/2017 5:53:00 AM
  • Busy weekend for snowmobilers and Fish and Game
  • She was taken to Upper Connecticut Valley Hospital by 45th Parallel Ambulance for treatment of her injuries. On Saturday evening, Fish and Game received a report of an overdue snowmobiler in the Rump Mountain area of Pittsburg. A large group of off-trail .
  • Berlin Daily Sun
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  • 1/30/2017 9:48:00 PM
  • Seniors Day Slated for Hartford (CT) Boat Show
  • Seminars, demonstrations, personality appearances, and a happy hour, will focus on the recreational activities and lifestyle of senior boaters in Connecticut that day. "How to Get Your Captains License;" and Black Hawk Fishing Charters will present "Catch
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/30/2017 7:19:00 AM
  • Lots of fishing events on tap prior to opening day
  • From The Fly Fishing Show in NJ on January 27 to the Extravaganza with the Connecticut Surfcasters Association on the 28 and a presentation on “Albies on the Fly: Tackle and Tactics” in NYC on February 9, his team is busy. For the best lesson you can ...
  • ricentral.com
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  • 1/26/2017 5:43:00 PM
  • On The Water’s Angling Adventures Presents Fly-Fishing The Farmington
  • Join Host Chris Megan and Guide Ron Merly for an exciting adventure fly-fishing Connecticut’s Farmington River.... Continue reading Join Host Chris Megan and Guide Ron Merly for an exciting adventure fly-fishing Connecticut’s Farmington River.
  • onthewater.com
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  • 1/25/2017 7:29:00 PM
  • Artificial Largemouth Bass Fishing Rodman Reservoir North Florida
  • Here is your, Artificial Largemouth Bass Fishing Rodman Reservoir North Florida, report. I had the pleasure of fishing with Brian and his wife Chris from Connecticut. They actually wanted to do some artificial fishing up at the Rodman Reservoir in North ..
  • bassonline.com
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  • 1/22/2017 6:02:00 PM
  • Ice fishing in Connecticut: A cool winter sport
  • If you are interested in fishing you might also be interested in ice fishing and Connecticut Magazine has you covered. In fact, the magazine staff reports: If you fear those frigid weekends with the kids glued to the couch giggling to themselves as they ..
  • The Register Citizen
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  • 1/16/2017 7:57:00 PM
  • Ice fishing in Connecticut: A cool winter sport
  • If you are interested in fishing you might also be interested in ice fishing and Connecticut Magazine has you covered. In fact, the magazine staff reports: If you fear those frigid weekends with the kids glued to the couch giggling to themselves as they ..
  • New Haven Register
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  • 1/16/2017 2:49:00 PM
  • FUN DAY AT THE BEACH!!!!!!!!!
  • Had the pleasure of fishing with Travis Garrison and his friends Bob and Dara. Bob and Dara were in town from Connecticut. We fished at Biloxi marsh with Campo shrimp catching 75 speckled trout, 4 sheepshead, and one bass. All the fish were caught on Campo
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 1/13/2017 4:37:00 PM
  • Northeast Fishing & Hunting Show returns in March
  • The 20th event will be Friday, March 31, through Sunday, April 2, at the Connecticut Convention Center, 100 Columbus Blvd. in Hartford, Conn. “Connecticut’s only fishing & hunting show will be fun and useful for people gearing up for this spring’s ...
  • Boating Industry
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  • 1/13/2017 2:47:00 PM
  • Northeast Hunting & Fishing Show Set for March 31-April 2
  • The 20th event will be Friday, March 31 through Sunday, April 2, 2017 at the Connecticut Convention Center, 100 Columbus Blvd. in Hartford, Conn. "Connecticut's only fishing & hunting show will be fun and useful for people gearing up for this spring's ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/13/2017 6:35:00 AM
  • White River Hatchery to Restore Native Fish to Lake Champlain
  • The goal then was to support Atlantic salmon restoration in the Connecticut River. But beginning in the 1990s, the number of oceangoing fish returning to the Connecticut plummeted. After Tropical Storm Irene, which devastated the hatchery, the feds soon ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/12/2017 9:52:00 AM
  • New Hampshire Candidates Sought for New England FMC
  • NEFMC is charged with conserving and managing fishery resources from three to 200 miles off the coasts of Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/9/2017 7:44:00 AM
  • Warming ocean temperatures drive once plentiful fish to cooler waters
  • Reflecting these tensions, Sens. Richard Blumenthal and Christopher S. Murphy, both Connecticut Democrats, noted in a letter to the acting inspector general of the Commerce Department in June that fishermen in their state were experiencing "extreme ...
  • The Columbus Dispatch
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  • 1/8/2017 2:58:00 PM
  • Fish Seek Cooler Waters, Leaving Some Fishermen’s Nets Empty
  • Reflecting these tensions, Senators Richard Blumenthal and Christopher S. Murphy, both Democrats of Connecticut, noted in a letter to the acting inspector general of the Commerce Department in June that fishermen in their state were experiencing “extreme .
  • New York Times
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  • 12/30/2016 5:20:00 PM
  • Estuarine Fish Adapts To Polluted Waters
  • Fish sample sites included New Bedford Harbor, polluted with polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) and heavy metals; Bridgeport, Connecticut, with PCBs and polyaromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs); locations in New Jersey polluted with chlorinated dioxins; and a site .
  • capenews.net
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  • 12/30/2016 9:49:23 AM
  • Keep safety first in mind when enjoying ice fishing
  • If the weather remains on the mild side, we could be faced with only a few choices that include striper fishing in the Thames, Connecticut and Housatonic Rivers; or trout fishing in rivers and streams that are badly in need of water; or party-boat fishing
  • The Hour Online
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  • 12/28/2016 12:54:53 AM
  • Uberti's Fish Market Lures In Loyal Customers In Stratford
  • In both 2013 and 2014, the shop took top state honors for them, in Connecticut Magazine. The magazine raved that the fish and chips are top notch, fish is fresh-caught and nothing is processed. Also, unlike some seafood shacks which are only open in the ..
  • Daily Voice West Port
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  • 12/21/2016 9:09:57 AM
  • US Fish and Wildlife releases management plan for refuge
  • Conte National Fish and Wildlife Refuge in Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts and Connecticut. The service released its 15-year conservation plan for review on Friday. It includes four proposals for managing the refuge, which is now made up of over ...
  • Bryan College Station Eagle Theeagle
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  • 12/17/2016 11:37:51 AM
  • A cheese that pairs well with dam removal
  • If 17 miles doesn’t sound like much to you, consider this: a typical dam removal in Connecticut opens up about one-and-a-half miles of upstream habitat. “It is huge,” said Sally Harold, Director of River Restoration and Fish Passage for The Nature ...
  • usfwsnortheast.wordpress.com
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  • 12/13/2016 7:20:44 PM
  • DNA diversity helps some fish tolerate toxic levels of pollution
  • The team, led by UC Davis researchers, analyzed 384 whole killifish genome sequences from four polluted sites along the east coast-New Bedford Harbor in Massachusetts; Bridgeport, Connecticut; Newark Bay, New Jersey and Elizabeth River in Virginia.
  • xboxonezone.com
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  • 12/13/2016 11:06:48 AM
  • This Mutated Fish Can Now Withstand Absurd Levels of Toxic Waste
  • (Image: Bryan Clark/U.S. EPA) In the study, the scientists sequenced the genomes of nearly 400 Atlantic killifish from both polluted and non-polluted sites at New Bedford Harbor in Massachusetts, Newark Bay, New Jersey, Connecticut's Bridgeport area ...
  • gizmodo.in
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  • 12/9/2016 7:46:57 PM
  • Rapid Evolution Saved This Fish From Pollution, Study Says
  • She and other researchers, led by Noah Reid, an evolutionary geneticist at the University of Connecticut, compared the whole genomes of 384 killifish from these areas and nearby, less-polluted waters. They found that in all regions, one particular genetic
  • New York Times
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  • 12/9/2016 10:57:14 AM
  • These Fish Evolved to Live in Extremely Toxic Water
  • Whitehead and his colleagues wanted to take a closer look at these genetic changes so they collected nearly 400 killifish from New Bedford Harbor in Massachusetts, Newark Bay in New Jersey, the Bridgeport area of Connecticut, and the Elizabeth River in ...
  • National Geographic
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  • 12/9/2016 1:24:34 AM
  • This fish species has evolved to survive in polluted water
  • An Atlantic Killifish (Andrew Whitehead/UC Davis) The scientists mapped the genomes, or genetic codes, of almost 400 Atlantic killifish from polluted and non-polluted sites in Massachusetts, New Jersey, Connecticut and Virginia. Since the 1950s and 1960s .
  • aol.co.uk
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  • 12/8/2016 8:38:14 PM
  • Fish have evolved to survive toxic waste that would normally kill them
  • The killifish were taken from New Bedford Harbour in Massachusetts, Newark Bay in New Jersey, off Bridgeport in Connecticut, and the Elizabeth River in Virginia which had been heavily polluted since the 1950s and 1960s, the researchers reported in the ...
  • The Independent
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  • 12/8/2016 6:58:01 PM
  • A fish that adapts quickly to lethal levels of pollution
  • In the study, the researchers from a number of institutions in the U.S. and U.K. sequenced genomes of nearly 400 Atlantic killifish pulled out of New Bedford Harbor in Massachusetts; Newark Bay, New Jersey; Connecticut's Bridgeport area; and Virginia's ...
  • Yahoo News
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  • 12/7/2016 11:59:51 PM
  • Fishing industry seeks reversal
  • 15 to create the new Marine National Monument. The New England closure includes more than 4,900 square miles of ocean, or about the same area as the state of Connecticut, about 130 miles east-southeast of Cape Cod. Now, only lobster and red crab fishing ..
  • Gloucester Daily Times
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  • 11/20/2016 10:39:48 PM
  • FISH to host homelessness rally, coat giveaway Saturday
  • TORRINGTON >> A rally to end hunger and homelessness in Northwest Connecticut will be the theme of an upcoming event, co-sponsored and organized by FISH/Friends in Service to Humanity of Northwest Connecticut and the United Way of Northwest Connecticut.
  • The Register Citizen
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  • 11/16/2016 1:11:53 PM
  • Dick Alley’s Fishing Report: Thinking about stripers
  • I had become a happy angler as a kid, catching perch and bluegills, trout and bullheads fishing the lakes and ponds near where I lived in upstate Connecticut. I was already a teen-ager when my Dad changed jobs and we moved to Westport, where I continued to
  • News-Times
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  • 11/8/2016 11:01:12 PM
  • CBC Darien rowers win gold, silver and bronze at Head of the Fish Regatta
  • Connecticut Boat Club (CBC) raced in the Head of the Fish Regatta which is a rowing race held on the last weekend of Oct. each year on Fish Creek, within Saratoga County, New York State. The race is named the “Head” of the Fish because it is a head ...
  • Darien Times
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  • 11/6/2016 10:24:47 AM
  • Introducing New Refuge Manager Keith Ramos
  • It came on Saturday mornings and I loved seeing the wildlife. Growing up we would visit my family in Connecticut and it was always so exciting to see white-tailed deer and go fishing with my uncle. When I started college, I thought I would become a ...
  • usfwsnortheast.wordpress.com
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  • 11/2/2016 2:25:45 PM
  • The List: 3 Eastern Connecticut lakes for last-minute fishing
  • Summer’s gone, but winter isn’t quite here yet. For Eastern Connecticut residents, that means there’s still time to get in a last-minute fishing weekend on one of the region’s many lakes before the cold really starts to set in.
  • Norwich Bulletin
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  • 10/31/2016 11:57:48 AM
  • A fight for seat on Vt. Fish & Wildlife board
  • Private service held for woman lost at sea in boat sinking Private service held for woman lost at sea in boat sinking A memorial service is taking place for a Connecticut woman lost at sea during a mother-and-son fishing trip. A man whose mother is ...
  • WCAX-TV
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  • 10/26/2016 6:27:18 AM
  • Fish & Wildlife Service will start seeking land for Great Thicket refuge
  • The Great Thicket National Wildlife Refuge, extending into six states and including an area of southeastern Connecticut, has been officially created by the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, giving the agency the authority to begin working with willing landowne
  • theday.com
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  • 10/25/2016 7:21:34 PM
  • Fish & Wildlife to Create Shrubland Habitat in Northeast
  • The approval of the refuge enables the Fish & Wildlife Service (FWS) to now work with willing and interested landowners to acquire land in 10 target areas of Rhode Island, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire and New York. The goal ito acquire
  • ECO RI
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  • 10/24/2016 11:54:46 PM
  • Drought conditions a concern for fish, anglers
  • Some rivers in Massachusetts have been reduced to a series of puddles, with large fish kills, and Connecticut took the unusual step of closing portions of its premier trout river, the Farmington, to all fishing. But rivers and streams in Vermont are ...
  • Burlington Free Press
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  • 10/22/2016 9:33:59 PM
  • Fish washing up on a river bank in Guilford
  • “Not much,” says Simpson. “Nature runs its course.” Last month there was a similar fish kill on Long Island in the town of Centerport and there have been others in Connecticut. More recently Old Lyme and also in Gales Ferry on the Thames River.
  • WTNH
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  • 10/14/2016 5:11:27 PM
  • Tips on fishing the Housatonic shared Oct. 18
  • In 1985 he made his first foray into salt water fly fishing. He is a member of virtually every fly fishing club and organization in Connecticut and involved in environmentally based organizations such as Trout Unlimited, Connecticut Audubon Society ...
  • trumbulltimes.com
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  • 10/10/2016 1:55:46 PM
  • Connecticut DEEP to stock waters with Atlantic salmon for fishing
  • KILLINGWORTH >> Stocking begins Friday for trout anglers fishing Schreeder Pond — as well as other water bodies around the state. Connecticut’s Department of Energy & Environmental Protection has begun its 2016 autumn stockings of broodstock Atlantic ...
  • The Middletown Press
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  • 10/6/2016 3:47:53 PM
  • The Quiet Fishing Town In Connecticut That Seems Frozen In Time
  • Stonington, and the small Stonington Borough within it, are unlike any other place in the state. The quiet fishing towns possess all the charm of New England, complete with small shops, narrow streets, and an 18th century feel. Stonington Borough ...
  • onlyinyourstate.com
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  • 10/5/2016 6:52:12 AM
  • State offering grants to get Hispanic community involved in fishing
  • (WTNH) – Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) is offering $15,000 in matching grants to build interest in fishing among the state’s Hispanic population. The money is being made available to DEEP’s Inland Fisheries ...
  • WTNH
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  • 10/3/2016 6:14:36 PM
  • RFA Connecticut Meets Oct. 5
  • The Connecticut Chapter of the Recreational Fishing Alliance (RFA) will hold a chapter meeting on Wednesday, October 5, 2016 from 5:30pm to 7:00pm at Branford Bait and Tackle located at 55 Goodsell Point Road in Branford. Among the items to be discussed ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 10/3/2016 6:25:56 AM
  • Funds Available To Boost Fishing Among Hispanics
  • HARTFORD, Conn. (CBS Connecticut and AP) – Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is providing $15,000 in matching grants to organizations that want to help boost interest in recreational fishing within the Hispanic community.
  • CBS Connecticut
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  • 10/1/2016 12:26:13 PM
  • Drought dampens Conn. fall fishing outlook
  • “Clearly the best trout fishing in all of New England,” said Bill Hyatt, Bureau Chief of Natural Resources at the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP). Upstream reservoirs pump the river full of water. “The water is ...
  • WTNH
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  • 9/29/2016 10:22:44 PM
  • The Latest: Woman lost at sea bonded with son while fishing
  • BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on a Vermont man who was rescued after being lost at sea for a week (all times local): 1:50 p.m. Friends are remembering a Connecticut woman who is presumed dead more than a week after the fishing boat she was on with her son ...
  • The Roanoke Times
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  • 9/27/2016 2:15:21 AM
  • FDA finds Listeria in facility; fish company recalls salmon
  • The company distributed the implicated fish to retailers and restaurants in two states, New York and Connecticut, between Sept. 6 and 16. No illnesses had been reported in relation to the recalled fish as of Monday. “The potential for contamination was ...
  • Food Safety News
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  • 9/27/2016 1:10:56 AM
  • The Latest: No distress call made from sinking fishing boat
  • 18 after leaving a Rhode Island marina to go on a fishing trip. 12:15 p.m. U.S. Coast Guard officials say they have no plans to reopen the search for a Connecticut boater who's been missing for more than a week. A spokeswoman for the Coast Guard in Boston
  • Connecticut Post
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  • 9/26/2016 6:08:36 PM
  • Families Find Fun at DEEP Free Hunting and Fishing Day
  • Connecticut residents on the hunt for some fun in the sun Saturday, found it at Sessions Woods in Burlington, where the Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection held a free Hunting and Fishing day. The goal was to show residents ...
  • NBC Connecticut
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  • 9/24/2016 3:26:19 PM
  • DEEP hosts free hunting, fishing day
  • Free hunting and fishing will offered in Burlington Saturday. The offer is part of Hunting and Fishing Day hosted by the Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection. DEEP will have activities like hunting, fishing, and archery at their location at .
  • Eye Witness News 3
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  • 9/24/2016 5:32:11 AM
  • DEEP to hunting and fishing day Saturday, Sept. 24 at Sessions Woods
  • Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) is continuing its celebration of the 150th anniversary of its Bureau of Natural Resources by hosting Connecticut Hunting and Fishing Day on Saturday, Sept. 24, at the Sessions Woods ...
  • The Register Citizen
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  • 9/24/2016 1:57:26 AM
  • Session Woods to play host to Connecticut Hunting and Fishing Day
  • The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is holding Connecticut Hunting and Fishing Day on Saturday from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. at the Sessions Woods Wildlife Management Area in Burlington. This free family event features a live ...
  • American-Republican
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  • 9/23/2016 2:41:34 AM
  • Connecticut DEEP’s Hunting and Fishing Day
  • Attendees also will have the opportunity to speak firsthand with DEEP biologists about wildlife and fisheries topics, as well as with representatives from a variety of conservation, hunting, and fishing organizations. Children can participate in several ..
  • Connectcut Plus
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  • 9/22/2016 8:12:02 AM
  • Connecticut DEEP to Host Day of Hunting, Fishing
  • Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) is continuing its celebration of the 150th anniversary of its Bureau of Natural Resources by hosting Connecticut Hunting and Fishing Day on Saturday, Sept. 4 at the Sessions Woods ...
  • Patch
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  • 9/20/2016 4:56:58 PM
  • Marine monuments designation statement
  • It said that it is disappointed at the chose chosen by the Administration in setting aside the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act (MSA) and declaring the Connecticut-sized marine monument. The statement read: “Although we applaud ...
  • World Fishing
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  • 9/17/2016 10:26:49 AM
  • Local fishing industry facing great stress
  • Regulatory agencies have reduced the allowed catch quota for some species by about 30 percent over each of the past two years despite an apparent abundance of fish in the waters off Connecticut. Recent visits by elected officials and others to the ...
  • theday.com
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  • 9/16/2016 9:33:44 PM
  • Obama's Atlantic Preserve: Good News For Fish, Less So For Crustaceans
  • Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument — a preservation area about the size of Connecticut — will sit 130 miles off Cape Cod's coast and will be off-limits to commercial fishing. But due to criticism from New England's seafood ...
  • WPTV
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  • 9/15/2016 4:48:35 PM
  • Obama's Atlantic Preserve: Good News For Fish, Less So For Crustaceans
  • Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument — a preservation area about the size of Connecticut — will sit 130 miles off Cape Cod's coast and will be off-limits to commercial fishing. But due to criticism from New England's seafood ...
  • TuenTo23 23ABC
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  • 9/15/2016 4:19:57 PM
  • Greenwich’s urban pond fish kills not uncommon, scientist says
  • That’s the opinion of a scientist from the University of Connecticut, asked to comment on the rash of recent fish kills. Three times this summer, dead fish have been seen floating on top of local ponds: twice in Binney Pond, once at Bruce Pond.
  • Stamford Advocate
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  • 9/14/2016 10:26:12 PM
  • Fishing competition held for disabled veterans
  • Connecticut Bass Nation fisherman volunteered their boats and time to take a vets out on the water. The creator of the event tells us the calm of the water and the time together to share stories helps soothe the soul. “I call it therapy it’s the ...
  • WTNH
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  • 9/13/2016 6:09:42 PM
  • DEEP hosts free hunting and fishing day
  • Franklin — Free Hunting and Fishing Day for families to participate in outdoor activities while recognizing the contributions that hunters and anglers have made to the conservation of Connecticut’s natural resources will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p ...
  • theday.com
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  • 9/9/2016 4:55:42 PM
  • Fishing Guide
  • Housatonic River smallmouth fishing has been good. Tournament angler reports are from Candlewood Lake (fair), Lake Zoar (had to work to get smallmouth) and the Connecticut River (fair). TROUT. The current environmental conditions (low flows, warm water ...
  • Courant
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  • 9/9/2016 12:49:20 AM
  • Seaweed Farming: Transforming Fishing into Aquaculture
  • When Bren Smith of the Thimble Island Oyster Company needed to augment the loss of the majority of his shellfish crop due to the storm, he turned to professor of ecology and evolutionary biology at the University of Connecticut, Charlie Yarish. Yarish ...
  • Ecopreneurist
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  • 9/4/2016 7:17:38 PM
  • Sea Bass Fishing Heats Up
  • Up the coast in Connecticut, pro guide Tim Moore (www.timmooreoutdoors.com) looks forward to summer sea bass fishing. “The coast is rocky and jagged,” Moore says, “perfect for sea bass.” He also finds fish on bridge pilings, docks and wrecks in 30 ...
  • rapidmedia.com
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  • 9/2/2016 7:34:19 PM
  • Hook, line and sinker: Cops and kids connect through fishing
  • “I want to catch a fish!” These words fill the air on a hot August morning as more than 40 youth from Hartford, Connecticut took park in the city’s first Cops and Bobbers, Hooks and Ladders fishing event at Riverside Park. The Cops and ...
  • usfwsnortheast.wordpress.com
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  • 9/2/2016 12:07:31 AM
  • Pepperidge Farm proving the big fish in Campbell Soup
  • the food giant was able to point to continued strong sales of another orange-colored product — the ever-smiling Goldfish produced by its Connecticut subsidiary Pepperidge Farm. Pepperidge Farm has its headquarters and product development lab in Norwalk ...
  • The Hour Online
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  • 9/1/2016 8:54:15 PM
  • Fishing Report: Capt. Mike Roy shares tips on fishing for striped bass
  • He was listening intently as Capt. Mike Roy from Connecticut shared his technique for fishing a reef for striped bass. Roy had the full attention of Vican as well as 200 other fishermen who came to listen to him at a R.I. Saltwater Anglers Association ...
  • The Providence Journal
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  • 9/1/2016 6:31:05 PM
  • Challenge rules that imperil fishing industry
  • A combination of climate change, an outdated regulatory system, and regional favoritism threatens to kill Connecticut’s commercial fishing industry. This would cause not only economic damage, but also more importantly destroy an important part of the ...
  • theday.com
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  • 8/31/2016 9:16:55 PM
  • River Currents by David Deen: The American Eel - A Peculiar fish
  • Their migration cycle is backwards from other migrating fish in the Connecticut River as they come into the river as juveniles and leave as adults on their way to spawn in the Sargasso Sea. The American eel is not a loveable creature. Adults are 3-4 feet l
  • The Caledonian Record
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  • 8/31/2016 4:56:13 AM
  • DEEP lifts fishing consumption river advisory after Southington spill
  • Connecticut's Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) this week lifted the fish consumption advisory for the Quinnipiac River in Southington following a chemical spill last week. DEEP officials reported that laboratory test results show no
  • Hartford Business
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  • 8/30/2016 1:39:58 PM
  • Plainville fishing derby postponed amid pond concerns
  • The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection attributed last year’s fish kill to severe weather which resulted in an algae bloom that reduced dissolved oxygen levels in the pond. The pond has since been monitored on a bi-weekly basis .
  • The Record-Journal
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  • 8/30/2016 2:48:34 AM
  • DEEP Lifts Fish Consumption Advisory For Quinnipiac River
  • (Southington, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Officials with Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection have lifted the advisory to residents regarding eating fish from a portion of the Quinnipiac River after a hazmat spill last week.
  • CBS Connecticut
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  • 8/29/2016 11:25:09 AM
  • Williamsburg’s New Fish Butcher Aims to Prevent Food Waste
  • The beautiful reclaimed wooden bench is from Big Reuse in Queens; the rustic Ooya stone, salvaged from a defunct Japanese restaurant, is from his hometown of Utsunomiya; and the ceramic-ware is made by Connecticut-based potter Jordan Colón. The glass fish
  • ediblebrooklyn.com
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  • 8/23/2016 4:32:54 PM
  • New England drought means bolder bears, stressed fish
  • On Friday, the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection closed portions of the West Branch Farmington River and the Farmington River to fishing through Sept. 15 after several fish kills. "This is the first time in memory that we have .
  • San Jose Mercury News
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  • 8/21/2016 4:17:59 AM
  • DEEP Hunting and Fishing Day events planned for Franklin, Burlington
  • In honor of the 150th anniversary of the Bureau of Natural Resources, the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection will host two Connecticut Hunting and Fishing Days this year. The first will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept.
  • theday.com
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  • 8/20/2016 11:10:10 PM
  • Marine Preserve Proposal Ignites Debate Over Fishing
  • "But it's really stupid not to believe there will be developing fisheries in those areas [in the future]," he added. Connecticut's congressional delegation has come out fully behind the proposed marine monument, calling on Obama to create it using his ...
  • Courant
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  • 8/20/2016 9:51:26 PM
  • New England drought means bolder bears, stressed fish
  • On Friday, the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection closed portions of the West Branch Farmington River and the Farmington River to fishing through Sept. 15 after several fish kills. "This is the first time in memory that we have .
  • FOX News
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  • 8/20/2016 4:14:59 PM
  • New England Drought Means Bolder Bears, Stressed Fish
  • On Friday, the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection closed portions of the West Branch Farmington River and the Farmington River to fishing through Sept. 15 after several fish kills. "This is the first time in memory that we have .
  • ABC News
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  • 8/20/2016 12:04:27 PM
  • New England drought means bolder bears, stressed fish
  • On Friday, the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection closed portions of the West Branch Farmington River and the Farmington River to fishing through Sept. 15 after several fish kills. “This is the first time in memory that we have .
  • The Seattle Times
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  • 8/20/2016 9:05:30 AM
  • New England drought means bolder bears, stressed fish
  • On Friday, the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection closed portions of the West Branch Farmington River and the Farmington River to fishing through Sept. 15 after several fish kills. “This is the first time in memory that we have .
  • centralctcommunications.com
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  • 8/20/2016 7:46:45 AM
  • Firefighter takes lead at Open
  • The Glenmont, N.Y. resident understands how to work the tide because he lives near the Hudson River and also fishes the Connecticut River. “This is my first time here, and I basically practiced for 2 days,” he said. “I just looked for hard structure ...
  • BassFan
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  • 8/20/2016 2:03:09 AM
  • Greenwich’s first ever charity fish derby to benefit NMSS
  • She said she had to get approval from the Town of Greenwich, City of Stamford and the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection to have the fish derby. Donations will be accepted though the weekend online. Those interested can sign up .
  • Greenwich Time
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  • 8/19/2016 7:07:58 PM
  • Fishing brings kids and police together in Connecticut
  • HARTFORD, Conn. (WFSB) – Forget about cops and robbers, cops and bobbers bringing kids and police together in Hartford. On Thursday, Hartford officers, firefighters and Riverfront Recapture all took the bait in the capital city. They went fishing to help .
  • News Channel3
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  • 8/19/2016 6:25:02 PM
  • Portion of Farmington River in Avon Closed to Fishing
  • Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) has announced it is closing portions of the West Branch Farmington River and the Farmington River to fishing because of the impact drought conditions and extended periods of very warm .
  • Patch
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  • 8/19/2016 4:01:52 PM
  • Fishing Ban On Parts Of Farmington River
  • (Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Parts of the Farmington River are off limts to fishing. The state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection says that’s due to the impacts of the drought conditions and the very warm temperatures on the fish.
  • CBS Connecticut
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  • 8/19/2016 12:19:57 PM
  • Fishing brings kids and police together in Hartford
  • "It's fun because I get to learn how to catch," said nine-year-old Kayla Dodlock. "This is your backyard. The Connecticut River is your backyard, and it's really cool that you live so close to this place and you can go fishing," explained Susan Whalen with
  • Eye Witness News 3
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  • 8/19/2016 7:26:28 AM
  • Fishing Report: Best to go out during twilight hours
  • We still encourage entry into the Trophy Fish Program. I've had a few reports of anglers doing well for channel catfish in the Connecticut River this summer. Several fish are being caught in the 6 to 10 pound range and are being caught shallow and deep.
  • conwaydailysun.com
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  • 8/19/2016 12:24:08 AM

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