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  Category: Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control


DNREC Division of Watershed Stewardship to host rain barrel-building workshop May 25 in Blades

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Date Posted: Monday, May 20, 2019

DNREC Division of Watershed Stewardship staff will host a rain barrel-building workshop from 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday, May 25th.




Delaware’s Water Infrastructure Advisory Council to meet Wednesday, April 17 in Dover

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Wednesday, April 3, 2019

The Delaware Water Infrastructure Advisory Council will meet Wednesday, April 17 at 9 a.m. in the Kent County Administrative Complex.




DNREC announces that federal flood insurance is now available in Kent County Town of Magnolia

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Date Posted: Monday, May 7, 2018

The Town of Magnolia has become the 50th Delaware community to participate in the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), DNREC’s Division of Watershed Stewardship announced today – with flood insurance now available to all property owners in the town.




DNREC’S Division of Parks & Recreation announces Rockland entrance to Brandywine Creek State Park will close beginning March 11 through April 9

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Wednesday, March 7, 2018

The Rockland entrance of Brandywine Creek State Park will be closed from the evening of March 11 through April 9 for stormwater culvert replacements. The eastern section of the Brandywine Trail from the Rocky Run Bridge to the Rockland entrance will also be closed. During the closure, failed stormwater culverts on the Brandywine Trail extending to the Rocky Run Bridge will be replaced with larger units.




Sussex stream restoration video airs on DNREC YouTube Channel, detailing project from start to finish

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Date Posted: Thursday, February 1, 2018

A new DNREC YouTube Channel video explores a stream restoration project in Sussex County by following it from initial undertaking at a Laurel resident’s request through DNREC’s engineering design for the project to its recent completion by DNREC’s Division of Watershed Stewardship.







  Category: Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control


DNREC Division of Watershed Stewardship to host rain barrel-building workshop May 25 in Blades

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Date Posted: Monday, May 20, 2019

DNREC Division of Watershed Stewardship staff will host a rain barrel-building workshop from 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday, May 25th.




Delaware’s Water Infrastructure Advisory Council to meet Wednesday, April 17 in Dover

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Wednesday, April 3, 2019

The Delaware Water Infrastructure Advisory Council will meet Wednesday, April 17 at 9 a.m. in the Kent County Administrative Complex.




DNREC announces that federal flood insurance is now available in Kent County Town of Magnolia

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Date Posted: Monday, May 7, 2018

The Town of Magnolia has become the 50th Delaware community to participate in the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), DNREC’s Division of Watershed Stewardship announced today – with flood insurance now available to all property owners in the town.




DNREC’S Division of Parks & Recreation announces Rockland entrance to Brandywine Creek State Park will close beginning March 11 through April 9

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Wednesday, March 7, 2018

The Rockland entrance of Brandywine Creek State Park will be closed from the evening of March 11 through April 9 for stormwater culvert replacements. The eastern section of the Brandywine Trail from the Rocky Run Bridge to the Rockland entrance will also be closed. During the closure, failed stormwater culverts on the Brandywine Trail extending to the Rocky Run Bridge will be replaced with larger units.




Sussex stream restoration video airs on DNREC YouTube Channel, detailing project from start to finish

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Date Posted: Thursday, February 1, 2018

A new DNREC YouTube Channel video explores a stream restoration project in Sussex County by following it from initial undertaking at a Laurel resident’s request through DNREC’s engineering design for the project to its recent completion by DNREC’s Division of Watershed Stewardship.