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DNREC establishes 21-day timeframe for extended closure of Delaware Bay for recreational shellfish harvest

Date Posted: Wednesday, July 26th, 2017
Categories:  Division of Water Division of Watershed Stewardship DNREC

As reported this week to the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control’s Surface Water Discharges Section, Kent County’s wastewater treatment plant is back within acceptable water quality levels for the effluent discharged into the Murderkill River – leading DNREC to establish a timeframe for a federally-advised 21-day closure of recreational shellfish harvest in the Delaware Bay north of the Mispillion Inlet. The 21-day closure in effect for potential public health risks extends from July 24 to Aug. 14.




DNREC seeks public’s reporting of Delaware wild turkey sightings for 2017 survey

Date Posted: Friday, June 30th, 2017
Categories:  Division of Fish and Wildlife DNREC

DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife is asking the public to assist with the state’s 8th annual wild turkey survey by helping identify locations where the birds are successfully reproducing in Delaware.




DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police make arrests for crabbing violations and crab pot thefts

Date Posted: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
Categories:  Division of Fish and Wildlife DNREC

DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police arrested two New Castle County men June 24, following an investigation into multiple crabbing and crab pot theft violations that occurred on Herring Creek in Sussex County.




DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife reminds hunters and trappers about new license fees in effect July 1

Date Posted: Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
Categories:  Division of Fish and Wildlife DNREC

DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife reminds hunters and trappers that new hunting and trapping license fees will be in effect July 1.




Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission to hold June 28 public hearing on draft amendment to tautog management plan in Lewes

Date Posted: Monday, June 26th, 2017
Categories:  Division of Fish and Wildlife DNREC

DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife will host an Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC) public hearing on a draft amendment to the Interstate Fishery Management Plan for Tautog at 6 p.m., Wednesday, June 28 at DNREC’s Lewes Facility.




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