Wooster Island Article

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Wooster Island is an island in the Housatonic River [1] in Orange, Connecticut

The island is uninhabited, but is used for duck hunting. [2] Fishing is legal and considered safe, [3] though shellfishing is not allowed or recommended due to contamination and oxygen depletion. [4] The southernmost tip of the island is considered the northernmost limit of salt water in the river. [5]

Physical characteristics

41°16′50″N 73°04′58″W / 41.28056°N 73.08278°W / 41.28056; -73.08278


All transportation to and from the island is by boat. It is illegal to operate a boat from the northern to southern tip of the island at speeds greater than "Slow-No-Wake". [8]


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