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For a safer Memorial Day holiday weekend, DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police advise: Don’t drink and boat on Delaware waterways

Date Posted: Thursday, May 25th, 2017
Categories:  Division of Fish and Wildlife DNREC

For the upcoming Memorial Day holiday weekend, DNREC’s Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police remind boaters that drinking and boating don’t mix – and that boat operators with blood alcohol levels of .08 or higher risk facing charges for operating under the influence (OUI), as well as putting themselves, their passengers and other boaters in Delaware waters at risk.




DNREC’s Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police to host 31st Annual Youth Fishing Tournament June 3

Date Posted: Thursday, May 25th, 2017
Categories:  Division of Fish and Wildlife DNREC

As part of activities for National Fishing and Boating Week, June 3-11, DNREC’s Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police will hold its 31st Annual Youth Fishing Tournament from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, June 3 at Ingrams Pond in Millsboro, Akridge Scout Reservation in Camden and at the dog training area of Lums Pond State Park in Bear.




DNREC reports nine piping plover pairs incubating nests at Cape Henlopen’s Point and Fowler Beach

Date Posted: Wednesday, May 24th, 2017
Categories:  Division of Fish and Wildlife DNREC

With summer just around the corner, beachnesting birds are in full breeding mode, with piping plover and American oystercatcher nests increasing their Delaware numbers and least terns making nest scrapes.




Governor Carney, DNREC Secretary Garvin announce renovations at Cape Henlopen State Park

Date Posted: Monday, May 22nd, 2017
Categories:  Division of Parks and Recreation DNREC Governor John Carney

CAPE HENLOPEN – Governor John Carney and DNREC Secretary Shawn M. Garvin today announced renovations at Cape Henlopen State Park highlighting the newly improved campground and new amenities at the park’s Seaside Nature Center and Fort Miles Historical Area.




DNREC kicks off National Safe Boating Week May 20-26 in Lewes

Date Posted: Friday, May 19th, 2017
Categories:  Division of Fish and Wildlife DNREC News

With summer just ahead, boaters soon will be heading out on the water, many of them for the first time over the Memorial Day weekend, the traditional start of boating season. DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife’s Office of Boating Safety and Education encourages boaters to practice safe boating, not just over the big holiday weekend, but throughout the year.





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