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Questions About Insects, Plants, Pesticides or Wildlife?

INSECTS:

The University of Connecticut's Cooperative Extension System (email:ladybug@canr.cag.uconn.edu) has Extension Centers throughout the state. The Mission of the Cooperative Extension System is to extend scientific knowledge and research information to the citizens of Connecticut for the purpose of identifying and addressing issues related to the environment; food and fiber; family, youth and community development; and human health and nutrition. Consult the link below and contact your nearest Center for help with plants or insects.

University of Connecticut - Cooperative Extension System

Another source for plant or insect information:

The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station
123 Huntington Street
New Haven, CT 06511

phone: 203-974-8500
e-mail: caes@ct.gov

PESTICIDES:

The Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection, Pesticide Management Division may be able to assist you with your questions. Contact:

Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection
Pesticide Management Division
79 Elm Street
Hartford, CT 06106

Phone: (860) 424-3369

WILDLIFE:

The Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection, Wildlife Division can assist you. Contact:

Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection
Wildlife Division
79 Elm Street
Hartford, CT 06106

Phone: (860) 424-3011
Fax: (860) 424-4078
email: laurie.fortin@po.state.ct.us