Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection

  • Yankee Fisherman, Thursday, Jan. 11

    Ice fishing on Wethersfield Cove with Michael Jinx Jasensky....
  • 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,...
  • Yankee Fisherman, Thursday, Dec. 14

    We’re streamside for today’s episode of Yankee Fisherman, presented by The Dock Shop, at 1 p.m. on HAN.Network. First we catch up Anita Coulton, who recently won Fly Angler of the Year from New Jersey Trout Unlimited. She talks to us from a beautiful fishing spot about her guiding...
  • 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. 10

    A new author, a fly fishing festival, a new Long Island Soundkeeper and new fishing regulations in Connecticut are all in the tackle box for a busy Yankee Fisherman on the HAN Network Thursday, Aug. 10, at 1 p.m. Mark Usyk will join us by phone to talk about...
  • 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,...