Connecticut Waters
  • Author : Caryn B. Davis
  • Release Date : 09 April 2021
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Genre : Travel
  • Pages : 232
  • ISBN 13 : 9781493046423

Connecticut Waters Book Summary

Connecticut Waters is a tribute to Connecticut’s maritime roots both past and present. The book takes readers on a nautical journey exploring the many ways Nutmeggers use our lakes, rivers, sounds and shores for industry, education, and recreation. From boat builders, to antique, power and sailing vessels, to lobster shacks, the oyster and fishing industries, historic ferries, nautical arts, lighthouses and islands, charter boats, maritime festivals and celebrations, and more, this book showcases how these waterways have defined our culture and shaped our heritage as a state.

Connecticut Waters

Connecticut Waters

Author : Caryn B. Davis
Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
Genre : Travel
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Connecticut Waters is a tribute to Connecticut’s maritime roots both past and present. The book takes readers on a nautical journey exploring the many ways Nutmeggers use our lakes, rivers, sounds and shores for industry, education, and recreation. From boat builders, to antique, power and sailing vessels, to lobster ...

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Author : Ron Merly
Publisher : Wilderness Adventures Press
Genre : Sports & Recreation
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Merly covers over 350 rivers, brooks, lakes, and ponds in Connecticut as well as the pressing issues facing the state's fisheries, including invasive species and funding issues facing trout stocking. This is the only flyfishing-specific guide for Connecticut, and contains all the special information anglers are used to finding in this ...

On This Day in Connecticut History

On This Day in Connecticut History

Author : Gregg Mangan
Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
Genre : History
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Connecticut's character runs much deeper than breathtaking fall foliage and quaint coastal towns. One day at a time, author Gregg Mangan chronicles fascinating episodes in state history, from the earliest European settlements to the modern era. After a lengthy debate, the state senate voted in favor of "Yankee Doodle" as ...

Creel Census Connecticut River Shad Sport Fishery  1957 58  and Estimate of Catch  1941 1956

Creel Census Connecticut River Shad Sport Fishery 1957 58 and Estimate of Catch 1941 1956

Author : Paul R. Nichols,Marlin E. Tagatz
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Fishing surveys
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Creel census surveys were conducted by the Bureau of Commercial Fisheries on the Connecticut River shad sport fishery during 1957 and 1958. In 1957 it was estimated that 34,310 shad were caught and kept in 19,901 fisherman days, and in 1958 an estimated 38,570 shad were caught and kept in 20,242 fisherman days. In 1958 the catch increased 12.4 percent, ...