Stream Flow Standards and Regulations (Connecticut)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Name||Stream Flow Standards and Regulations (Connecticut)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Environmental Regulations|
|Affected Technologies||Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small)|
|Program Administrator||Department of Energy and Environmental Protection|
| Last Substantive Modification
These regulations apply to all rivers and streams in Connecticut. Dam owners need to comply with these regulations unless the dam is principally used for hydroelectric power generation and is under the jurisdiction of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. Some other exemptions apply. The regulations describe river and stream classifications and prescribes standards for dam operation.
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|Authority 1:||DEEP Regulations 26-141b-1 through 8|