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

Insects and Invertebrates

The State Insect - The European or "Praying" Mantis (Mantis religiosa)

Identification of Insects Affecting Plants - link to Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station (CAES)

Emerald Ash Borer (EAB)

Asian Longhorned Beetle

Mosquito Management Program - link to State of Connecticut Mosquito Management Program

Tick Testing and Information - link to Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station

Integrated Pest Management - link to University of Connecticut

Freshwater Mussels - Links to freshwater mussel fact sheets and the CT Freshwater Mussel Guide.

Endangered/Threatened Species

Butterfly Garden Fact Sheet

Related Information

Invasive Species

DEEP Store

Maps and Spatial Data

Related Organizations

CT Agricultural Experiment Station (CAES)

Home and Garden Education Center - University of Connecticut