DEEP is excited to be getting back to our new normal consistent with the direction of Governor Lamont and as a result of the rapidly improving COVID-19 situation in Connecticut. Starting no later than June 1, all customer facing services will resume normal business operations. For detailed information for what this means at DEEP and for the public we serve, visit our "New Normal" website: DEEP New Normal Information

Watershed Management

Watershed management is a term used to describe the process of implementing land use practices and water management practices to protect and improve the quality of the water and other natural resources within a watershed by managing the use of those land and water resources in a comprehensive manner. Map of Connecticut Watersheds

Overview of Watershed Management Principles

Connecticut's Watershed Management Program

Watershed Management Plans and Documents - Watershed Based Plans and Watershed Management Planning documents produced in Connecticut

Guidance for Developing Watershed Based Plans

Municipal Outreach and Low Impact Development for Watersheds

Non Point Source (NPS) Water Pollution Management, including Connecticut's 319 NPS Grant Program

Lakes Management

Stream Flow Standards and Regulations

Upcoming Events and Grant Deadlines

Content last updated July 23, 2020