Connecticut DEEP

  • Yankee Fisherman, Friday, Jan. 5

    The cold snap will help benefit a springtime tradition on the Farmington River, and you can find out more on Yankee Fisherman, presented by The Dock Shop, at a special time of Friday, Jan. 5, at 1 p.m. at HAN.network. UPDATE: The ice fishing event scheduled for Jan. 13,...
  • Watch: Yankee Fisherman, Thursday, Nov. 30

    Are wild trout spawning on the Deerfield River? The Yankee Fisherman finds out...
  • Yankee Fisherman, Thursday, Sept. 14

    A perfect way to introduce young ones to fishing, hunting and the outdoors is coming up, and we’ll talk about it with the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection on Yankee Fisherman, presented by The Dock Shop, Thursday, Sept. 14, at 1 p.m. at han.network. Mike Beauchene, supervising fisheries...
  • Yankee Fisherman, Thursday, Aug. 3

    Proposed new fishing regulations, including requiring the purchase of trout and salmon stamps by some anglers, are explained by Peter Aarrestad, director of the Fisheries Division of the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, on Yankee Fisherman on the HAN Network Thursday, Aug. 3, at 1 p.m.  Watch...
  • Yankee Fisherman, Thursday, March 9

    Despite the forecast, spring is in the air, and Yankee Fisherman continues to get fired up for early season trout fishing Thursday at 1 p.m. at HAN.Network. Charles Petruccelli of the Nutmeg Chapter of Trout Unlimited, based in the Fairfield area, will demonstrate a blue winged olive tied without...
  • Yankee Fisherman: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017

    Fishermen lie awake at night waiting for the striper run, waiting for that chance to get up in the middle of the night to cast for them. Filmmaker Jamie Howard of Howard Films documents 1,000 miles of the striper migration, and the anglers who love to go after them,...
  • Yankee Fisherman, Thursday, June 16

    With Fathers Day Sunday, we talk about getting youths interested in angling and conservation. First we sit down with the head of the Trout Unlimited Headwaters Program, then we visit the Mianus fish ladder in Greenwich to learn about fish migration. All that plus an update on the Mill River...
  • John Kovach, host of the Yankee Fisherman on HAN Network.

    Yankee Fisherman, Thursday, June 2, 2016

    Yankee Fisherman on the HAN Network navigates the topic of boating safety, with Officer Jim Wiltse of the Fairfield Police Department Marine Unit, Karl Koch, a boating instructor for the Connecticut DEEP, and Donald Peterson of the Penfield Sail and Power Squadron. The Fairfield Marine Unit was just involved, with...
  • Greg Myerson Yankee Fisherman

    Yankee Fisherman, Aug 13

    This Thursday, Aug. 13, edition of Yankee Fisherman on the HAN Network featured Greg Myerson of World Record Striper Company, prep for free fishing license day with Connecticut Fish and Wildlife, and take a sneak peek at Bass Pro Shops in Bridgeport. Greg Myerson, an electrician for the Connecticut...