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Reports Section Etiquette
We're here to have fun and to share information. If someone takes the time to write a report, do not argue or criticize them for it. It's OK to ask questions and post comments, but arguing over a fishing report will not be tolerated. If someone legally kept a fish, do not criticize him for it. If you want to discuss something not directly related to the report itself, please start a new thread or PM the person who posted the report. Any inappropriate posts on a report, as well as subsequent replies will be deleted.
Revealing Exact Fishing Spots
Mentioning your exact fishing location or blurring revealing photographs is your personal choice. If a person chose not to reveal his fishing location in his report, please respect that and do not name the location in your reply.
Do not start new threads on politics, or inject political arguing into discussions. Do not use political avatars or signatures.
Conduct in CT DEEP and Law Enforcement Forums
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Have a great 2022 fishing season!
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