Inland Wetlands and Water Courses Regulations (Connecticut)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Connecticut

Applies to States or Provinces Connecticut
Name Inland Wetlands and Water Courses Regulations (Connecticut)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Tidal Energy, Wave Energy, Wind energy
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection
Primary Website
Applicable Jurisdiction Local wetlands agency regulations are required to be in conformance with these regulations.

Last Review 2014-05-23
Last Substantive Modification
to Summary


Regulated activities in or near inland wetlands and water courses include the removal or depositing of material, land or water obstruction or alteration, construction, pollution, or water diversion. This section describes permitting and review requirements for such activities. This section also contains information on procedures to dispute the designation of any land as a wetland or a water course.

Policy Contact

Department Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection
Division Bureau of Water Protection and Land Reuse : Wetlands Management Unit

Phone (860) 424-3019      

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: DEEP Regulations 22a-39-1 through 22a-39-15
Date Enacted 1974

Authority 2: Conn. Gen. Stat. 22a-36 to 45