Minimum Stream Flow Standards (Connecticut)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Connecticut


Applies to States or Provinces Connecticut
Name Minimum Stream Flow Standards (Connecticut)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Siting and Permitting
Affected Technologies Hydroelectric
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province














Program Administrator Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection
Primary Website http://www.ct.gov/deep/lib/deep/regulations/26/26-141a-1through8.pdf


Last Review 2014-05-23
Last Substantive Modification
to Summary
2014-05-23
Information Source http://www.ct.gov/dep/cwp/view.asp?a=2719&q=434018&depNav_GID=1654


Summary

These regulations apply to all dams and structures which impound or divert waters on rivers or their tributaries, with some exceptions. The regulations set standards for minimum flow (listed in the document) to be met by such structures.


Policy Contact

Department Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection
Division Bureau of Water Protection and Land Reuse: Planning and Standards Division
Address 79 Elm Street
Place Hartford, Connecticut
Zip/Postal Code 06106-5127
Phone (860) 424-3020


Website http://www.ct.gov/deep/streamflow


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

Authority 1: DEEP Regulations 26-141a-1 through 8
Date Enacted 1979

















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