A holiday gift for anglers from DEEP

Seasonal hatchery maintainer Glen Somogie with one of the 400 Seeforellen strain Brown Trout being stocked this December by DEEP. This fish was stocked into Highland Lake earlier this week.

400 Seeforellen strain Brown Trout to be stocked in time for the Holidays Fish average 15 pounds each For the angler who enjoys winter fishing, Connecticut s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) Inland Fisheries Division has begun stocking approximately 400 broodstock ...

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CT DEEP begins fall trout stocking

A Seeforellen strain brown trout.

Connecticut’s Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (DEEP) today announced that its 2014 autumn trout stockings have begun. From now through mid October, DEEP is releasing 30,000 trophy and adult sized trout into selected waters throughout the state. Among the areas scheduled to ...

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The CT-DEEP Fishing Report: Late summer action

A Seeforellen strain brown trout.

LARGEMOUTH  BASS  fishing  is  reported  as  fair  to  good,  with  bigger  fish  sometimes  being  hard  to  find.  Places   to  try  include  Candlewood  Lake  (action’s  been  slowing),  Highland  Lake,  Pachaug  Pond,  Congamond  Lakes,  Burr   Pond,  Mansfield  Hollow  Reservoir,  Bantam ...

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CT-DEEP Report: Stripers are coming in

Striped bass.

LARGEMOUTH BASS fishing is reported has been fair to good. Places to try include Lake Lillinonah, Congamond Lakes (pm), Rainbow Reservoir, Twin Brooks Park Pond, Stillwater Pond, Billings Lake, Gardner Lake, Tyler Lake, Burr Pond, Lake Saltonstall, Shenipsit Lake, East Twin Lake, Candlewood ...

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Bluefish catch improving; striped bass still fair to good

Bluefish.

LARGEMOUTH  BASS  fishing  is  reported  as  slow  in  many  areas.  Night  fishing  is  still  producing  some  fish   (try  black  jitterbugs  and  surface  poppers).  Waters  to  try  include  Billings  Lake,  Gardner  Lake,  Tyler  Lake,   Burr  Pond,  Lake  Saltonstall,  Shenipsit  Lake, ...

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Got a great fishing photo? Could be cover art

Connecticut DEEP is looking for fishing photos.

Pack your camera, dust off your fishing pole, gather friends and family and head to one of Connecticut’s pristine waterways to catch and photograph the most spectacular fish for your entry into the photo contest for the 2015 Connecticut Angler’s Guide.  The winning photo will be featured on the ...

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Fishing report for Connecticut waters: Blues still spotty

Bluefish.

Fishing Report for July 10. Freshwater and marine fishing will be affected by the early week downpours beginning July 14. LARGEMOUTH BASS fishing is generally reported as good. Places to try include Highland Lake, Squantz Pond, Congamond Lakes, Lake Wononskopomuc, Lake McDonough, Candlewood ...

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