Bassapalooza returns to Rowayton Seafood this weekend to raise money for Save the Sound

The efforts of Save the Sound helped improve the habitat for striped bass. A catch-and-release striper tournament this weekend will help raise money for Save the Sound. Anglers who register can take part in the 12th Bassapalooza, based out of Rowayton Seafood in Rowayton, Saturday, June 1. At one point, pollution and overfishing threatened the existence of the striper. But … read more

Now in effect: Trout and salmon stamp among new fishing regulations

New Connecticut fishing regulations went into effect Friday, requiring some anglers to purchase a trout and salmon stamp, and extending the Mill River Wild Trout Management Area and making the Mill River Trout Management Area catch-and-release all year. Fees from the trout and salmon stamp will go to the Department of Energy and Environmental Conservation (DEEP) to support fishing activities. … read more