Ted Williams's Blog Archive September, 2013

DEEP Begins Fall Atlantic Salmon Stockings

Connecticut’s Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (DEEP) today announced that it has begun the 2013 autumn stockings of broodstock Atlantic salmon. DEEP’s Inland Fisheries Division yesterday released 300 salmon into the Naugatuck River and Mount Tom Pond. Later this week, DEEP will release 300 salmon into the Shetucket River and Crystal Lake (Ellington).

Clean Water Act Takes Spotlight in New EPA Report, Rulemaking

Sportsmen commend steps to restore protections for critical waters, valuable fish and wildlife habitat

Obama Administration moves to protect drinking water for millions of Americans

September 17, 2013

Contact: Amy Kober, 503-708-1145

Washington, DC – American Rivers today strongly supported the Obama Administration for proposing a rule to restore protections to small streams and wetlands under the Clean Water Act after those protections were eroded following two Supreme Court decisions.