New Publications and Links
The Habitat -- Spring 2015
- CALL TO ACTION—Open Space Funds in Jeopardy
- Intervention—CT Environmental Protection Act
- CEQ Report 2015
- Project Green Lawn
- CLCC Legislative Agenda
The Habitat-- Winter 2015
- Land-Use Review Process: Tips for Conservation Commissions
- Wetlands Regulation: Federal & State Permitting ProgramsCommunity Farms Preservation
- Remembering Penni Sharp
- Annual Meeting Review
- CACIWC News
Stream Temperature Monitoring Website
If you plan to conduct stream temperature monitoring you must be check for quailty control measures.
Contact Meghan Rute, CT DEEP, P: 860.424.3061 , E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Now accepting applications to form a New RBV Group
DEEP is currently accepting RBV training requests for groups interested in a new River Bioassessment by Volunteers (RBV) program in their area during the fall 2014 monitoring season. If you are considering doing so, please contact Meghan Rute, CT DEEP, P: 860.424.3061 , E: email@example.com. All new groups are required to have at least one representative attend new group training.
Planning for Agriculture:
A Guide for Connecticut Municipalities
American Farmland Trust and Connecticut Conference of Municipalities are pleased to announce the release of the updated Planning for Agriculture: A Guide for Connecticut Municipalities. The 63-page guide is a tool to assist town boards, local elected officials and citizen advocates in finding ways to support local farms and farm businesses and to retain and protect farmland. An electronic version of the guide is available online at: www.farmland.org/connecticut OR www.ct.gov/doag
Your Environmental Toolkit for Properly Assessing Development Proposals
CACIWC is pleased to provide Conservation Commissions with a new environmental toolkit pamphlet to help commissioners properly assess development proposals that may come before their town. Click here to download pamphlet.
Historical find in Haddam
Yellow groove running bamboo has naturalized by rhizomes washing downstream. Naturalized colony documented on 7-28-2013 in Pine Brook Preserve - Haddam, CT.