Connecticut Rivers and Streams

FISH KEY
AAlewivesCHSChinook SalmonLMBLargemouth BassSKHSnakehead
AEAmerican EelCOSCoho SalmonLTLake TroutSMBSmallmouth Bass
BFBowfinCPChain PickerelLWLake WhitefishSPLSplake
BKBanded KillfishCRACrappieMMuskellungeSTSteelhead
BLBBlack BullheadDDaceNPNorthern PikeTMTiger Musky
BNBBrown BullheadFDFreshwater Drum/SheepsheadRBRock BassWWalleye
BNTBrown TroutFFFallfishRPRedfin PickerelWPWhite Perch
BRKBrook TroutGRPGrass PickerelRSRainbow SmeltWSWhite Sucker
CACarpGZSGizzard ShadRTRainbow TroutYBYellow Bullhead
CCChannel CatfishLGLongnose GarSSunfishYPYellow Perch
CHBChubLLSLandlocked SalmonSHShiners
SEASON KEY
S12nd Saturday in April through last day in February
S22nd Saturday in April through last day in February except as indicated in the TMA or WTMA (Special Regulations Apply)
S32nd Saturday in April through last day in February except for sea-run trout stream sections as indicated (Special Regulations Apply)
S4No Closed Season (Special Regulations Apply)
L1Lower River/Tidal Waters have no closed season as indicated (Special Regulations Apply)
B12nd Saturday in April through last day in February for all species except Broodstock Atlantic Salmon (Special Regulations Apply)
RIVER/STREAMLOCATIONSPECIESSEASON
MACEDONIA BROOKKentT BRK BNTS2
MAD RIVERNorfolk, WinchesterTS1
MARSHEPAUG RIVERLitchfieldTS1
MARY BROWN BROOKPutnamBRKS1
MASHAMOQUET BROOKPomfretTS1
MATTABESSET RIVERBerlin, MiddletownNP CA LMB TL-1
MEADOW BROOKColchesterS1
MENUNKETESUCK RIVERKillingworthTS1
MERRICK BROOKScotlandT BRK BNTS2
MIANUS RIVERGreenwich, StamfordTS2 S3
MIDDLE RIVERStaffordTS1
MILL BROOKCornwallT BRK BNTS1
MILL RIVEREaston, FairfieldT BNT BRKS2
MILL RIVER (includes Axle Shop,Clark’s and Woodruff’s Ponds)HamdenS2
MINE BROOKPortlandBRKS1
MOOSUP RIVERPlainfield, SterlingTS2
MORGAN BROOKBarkhamstedT BNTS1
MORRISSEY BROOK (NAROMIYOCKNOW-HUSUNKATANKSHUNKBROOK)New Milford, ShermanT BRK BNTS1
MOUNT HOPE RIVERAshford, MansfieldTS1
MOUNT MISERY BROOKVoluntownTS1
MUDDY RIVERNorth Haven, WallingfordTS1
MYRON KINNEY BROOKVoluntownT BRKS1
MYSTIC RIVERGroton, StoningtonL-1
NATCHAUG RIVERChaplin, Mansfield, Windham, EastfordTS1
NAUGATUCK RIVER (East Branch)TorringtonT BRK BNTS1
NAUGATUCK RIVER (Mainstem)Beacon Falls, Seymour, Derby, Torrington, Litchfield, Harwinton, Thomaston, Watertown, Waterbury, NaugatuckT ASS2 L-1
NAUGATUCK RIVER (West Branch)TorringtonTS1
NECK RIVERMadisonTS1
NEGRO HILL BROOKBurlingtonBRK BNTS1
NEPAUG RIVERNew HartfordT BRK BNTS1
NIANTIC RIVEREast Lyme, WaterfordL-1
NONEWAUG RIVERWoodburyT BRK BNTS1
NORTHFIELD BROOKLitchfield, ThomastonTS1
NORWALK RIVER (includes Factory and Millers Ponds)Norwalk, Ridgefield, Redding, WiltonT BNTS1
OIL MILL BROOKEast Lyme, WaterfordBRK BNTS1
OXOBOXO BROOKMontvilleTS1
PACHAUG RIVERGriswold, VoluntownTS1
PARMALEE BROOKDurhamTS1
PATTACONK BROOKChesterTS1
PEASE BROOKFranklin, LebanonT BRK BNTS1
PENDLETON HILL BROOKNorth StoningtonTS1
PEQUABUCK RIVERBristol, Plainville, PlymouthT BNTS2
PEQUONNOCK RIVER (includes Tungsten Mine Park Pond)Bridgeport, TrumbullTS1
PINE BROOKEast Hampton, HaddamTS1
PODUNK RIVERSouth WindsorTS1
POMPERAUG RIVERSouthbury, WoodburyTS1
POND BROOKNewtownTS1
PONSET BROOKHaddamTS1
POOTATUCK RIVERNewtownT BRK BNTS2
POQUETANUCK BROOKPrestonTS1
QUANDUCK BROOKKillingly, SterlingT BNTS1
QUINEBAUG RIVERThompson to NorwichT SMB S CRA WPS1
QUINNIPIAC RIVERCheshire, Meriden, Wallingford, SouthingtonT BNTS2 L-1
RACE BROOKOrange, WoodbridgeTS1
RAYMOND BROOKHebronTS1
RESERVOIR BROOKPortlandTS1
RIPPOWAM RIVERStamfordTS1
ROARING BROOKGlastonburyT BRK BNTS1
ROARING BROOK</aHaddamBRKS1
ROARING BROOKLymeTS1
ROARING BROOKStafford, WillingtonT BNTS1
SAFSTROM BROOKEast HamptonTS1
SALMON BROOKGlastonburyBRK BNTS1
SALMON BROOK (East Branch) and SALMON BROOK (Mainstem)East Granby, GranbyT BRK BNTS1
SALMON BROOK (West Branch)Granby, HartlandT BRK BNTS1
SALMON RIVERColchester, East Haddam, East Hampton, HaddamTS2 L-1
SANDY BROOKBarkhamsted, Colebrook, NorfolkTS1
SAUGATUCK RIVER (includes Cobbs Mill Pond)Danbury, Redding, Weston, WestportTS1
SAUGATUCK RIVER (West Branch)Weston, WestportTS1
SAWMILL BROOKShermanT BRK BNTS1
SCANTIC RIVEREast Windsor, Enfield, SomersTS1
SETH WILLIAMS BROOKLedyardBRKS1
SHEPAUG RIVERRoxburyTS1
SHETUCKET RIVERWindham to NorwichT SMB NP S ASB-1
SHEWVILLE BROOKPrestonTS1
SHUNOCK RIVERNorth StoningtonT BRK BNTS1
SILVERMINE RIVER (includes Blanchard and Silvermine Ponds)New Canaan, NorwalkTS1
SKUNGAMAUG RIVERCoventry, TollandTS1
SNAKE MEADOW BROOKPlainfield, SterlingTS1
SPRAIN BROOKWoodburyT BNTS1
STILL RIVERBarkhamsted, Winsted, ColebrookTS1
STILL RIVEREastford, WoodstockTS1
STILL RIVERDanburyTS1
STONY BROOKMontvilleT BRK BNTS1
STONY BROOKSuffieldTS1
STRATTON BROOKSimsburyTS1
SUGAR BROOKPlainfieldBRKS1
SUMNER BROOKMiddletownT BRKS1
SUSQUETONSCUT BROOKBozrah, LebanonTS1
TANKERHOOSEN RIVERVernonT BRK BNTS2
TAYLOR BROOKWoodstockTS1
TENMILE RIVERCheshireTS1
TENMILE RIVERColumbia, LebanonTS1
TENMILE RIVERKent, ShermanT SMBS4
THAMES RIVERNorwich to New LondonWP YPL-1
WACHOCASTINOOK (RIGA) BROOKSalisburyBRK BNTS2
WAPPOQUIA BROOK (Quaker Meeting House Brook)PomfretBRKS1
WEEKEEPEEMEE RIVERWoodburyT BRK BNTS1
WEPAWAUG RIVER (includes Clarktown Pond)Milford, OrangeTS1
WEST RIVERGuilfordTS1
WHETSTONE BROOKKillinglyTS1
WHITFORD BROOKGroton, Ledyard, StoningtonTS3
WHITING RIVERNorth CanaanTS1
WILLIMANTIC RIVERStafford to WindhamTS2
WILLOW BROOKCheshireT BRK BNTS1
WOOD RIVERVoluntownTS1
WYASSUP BROOKNorth StoningtonBRKS1
YANTIC RIVERBozrah, NorwichTS2 L-1

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