Tidal Wetlands Regulations (Connecticut)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Connecticut

Name Tidal Wetlands Regulations (Connecticut)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Siting and Permitting
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 Department of Energy and Environmental Protection
Primary Website http://www.ct.gov/deep/lib/deep/regulations/22a/22a-30-1through17.pdf

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


Most activities occurring in or near tidal wetlands are regulated, and this section contains information on such activities and required permit applications for proposed activities. Applications will be reviewed based on the activity's potential impact(s) on the wetlands of the state, adjoining coastal and tidal resources, navigation, recreation, erosion, sedimentation, water quality and circulation, fisheries, shellfisheries, wildlife, flooding and other natural disasters and water dependent use opportunities.

Policy Contact

Department Department of Energy and Environmental Protection
Division Bureau of Water Protection and Land Reuse

Phone (860) 424-3019      

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

Authority 1: DEEP Regulations 22a-30-1 through 22a-30-17
Date Effective 1996
Date Enacted 1980

Authority 2: Chap 440