Wetland Law

This page provides useful reference information which pertains to wetland law.  Information on specific court cases can be found at our Important Court Cases page.

Janet Brooks, an attorney who has been practicing environmental law including wetland law since 1981 and who worked in the environment department of the Attorney Generals office until 2006, maintains a blog discussing current topics pertaining to wetland law.  Her blog is available at www.ctwetlandslaw.com/.

State of Connecticut Judicial Branch home page http://www.jud.ct.gov/

Inland Wetlands & Watercourses Act, rev. to 1/1/09,  see 22a-36 to 22a-45: http://www.cga.ct.gov/2009/pub/chap440.htm

DEP Guidance Document (referred to in Queach decision), Guidelines/ Upland Review Area Regulations/ Connecticut's Inland Wetlands & Watercourses Act/June, 1997: http://www.ct.gov/dep/lib/dep/water_inland/wetlands/upland_review_document_june1997.pdf