Connecticut DEEP re-opens 10 state parks, forests - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Connecticut DEEP re-opens 10 state parks, forests

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HARTFORD, CT (AP) -

The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection reports that ten state parks and forests have now re-opened.

Other remaining Parks and Forests are closed while DEEP completes an assessment of the damage. The DEEP is working diligently to make parks safe for the public, and will re-open them as soon as conditions allow.

Parks and Forest Areas that are open to the public, as of Wednesday:

  • Black Rock State Park, Watertown
  • Dinosaur State Park, Rocky Hill
  • Fort Trumbull State Park, New London
  • Haddam Meadows State Park, Haddam
  • Kellogg Environmental Center, Derby
  • Millers Pond State Park, Haddam/Durham
  • Pachaug State Forest, Voluntown
  • Putnam Memorial State Park, Redding
  • Topsmead State Forest, Litchfield
  • Wadsworth Falls State Park, Middletown/Middlefield

Residents can learn when other state parks open by checking the DEEP's website.

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