Several state parks closed to new visitors
Another nice weather day is bringing many people to Connecticut state parks and forests on Sunday.
Because of social distancing rules during the coronavirus pandemic, the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection has reduced parking at state parks in an effort to reduce crowds.
The following state parks and forests are now closed to new visitors.
Wadsworth Falls State Park in Middletown
Sherwood Island State Park in Westport
Harkness Memorial State Park in Waterford.
Burr Pond State Park in Torrington
Topsmead State Forest in Litchfield
Southford Falls State Park in Southbury
Sleeping Giant State Park in Hamden.
C.P. Huntington State Park, in Newtown, Bethel and Redding,
Silver Sands State Park in Milford
Rocky Neck State Park in East Lyme
Lovers Leap State Park in New Milford
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