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  Category: Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control


Public Input Sought on Water Trust Priorities and Projects

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Governor John Carney | News | Date Posted: Friday, January 21, 2022

The Delaware Clean Water Trust Oversight Committee will host three virtual public information sessions to hear from Delaware residents and businesses about how the trust should support water quality improvements with historic dedicated funding through the Delaware Clean Water Act, signed into law last fall by Governor John Carney.




Delaware State Parks Surf Fishing Permits, Annual Passes on Sale in February

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Featured Posts | News | Date Posted: Thursday, January 20, 2022

 The quickest and safest way to purchase Delaware State Parks surf fishing permits and annual passes is online at www.destateparks.com. Sales will start online 10 a.m. Feb. 1 for surf fishing permits and Feb. 15 for annual park passes.   The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control announced today that the sale of […]




DNREC to Present Living Shorelines Community Engagement Webinar Feb. 17

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, January 19, 2022

The importance of community engagement and involvement in shoreline restoration projects is the topic of a free webinar at 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 17, presented by the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, in partnership with the Delaware Living Shorelines Committee.




DNREC Reopens Rehoboth Bay Shellfish Harvest

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, January 18, 2022

The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control today announced the end of a 21-day emergency closure of commercial and recreational shellfish harvest of oysters, clams and mussels in the Rehoboth Bay that went into effect Dec. 28 after a spill from a residential sewer line in the Long Neck area of Sussex County discharged untreated wastewater into the bay.




2021 State Conservation Poster Contest Winners Announced

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, January 11, 2022

The Delaware Association of Conservation Districts, in partnership with the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, today announced the winners of its annual conservation poster contest, which provided students with an opportunity to convey their artistic impressions about soil, water and related natural resources based on the 2021 theme, “Healthy Forests, Healthy Communities.”







  Category: Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control


Public Input Sought on Water Trust Priorities and Projects

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Governor John Carney | News | Date Posted: Friday, January 21, 2022

The Delaware Clean Water Trust Oversight Committee will host three virtual public information sessions to hear from Delaware residents and businesses about how the trust should support water quality improvements with historic dedicated funding through the Delaware Clean Water Act, signed into law last fall by Governor John Carney.




Delaware State Parks Surf Fishing Permits, Annual Passes on Sale in February

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Featured Posts | News | Date Posted: Thursday, January 20, 2022

 The quickest and safest way to purchase Delaware State Parks surf fishing permits and annual passes is online at www.destateparks.com. Sales will start online 10 a.m. Feb. 1 for surf fishing permits and Feb. 15 for annual park passes.   The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control announced today that the sale of […]




DNREC to Present Living Shorelines Community Engagement Webinar Feb. 17

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, January 19, 2022

The importance of community engagement and involvement in shoreline restoration projects is the topic of a free webinar at 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 17, presented by the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, in partnership with the Delaware Living Shorelines Committee.




DNREC Reopens Rehoboth Bay Shellfish Harvest

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, January 18, 2022

The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control today announced the end of a 21-day emergency closure of commercial and recreational shellfish harvest of oysters, clams and mussels in the Rehoboth Bay that went into effect Dec. 28 after a spill from a residential sewer line in the Long Neck area of Sussex County discharged untreated wastewater into the bay.




2021 State Conservation Poster Contest Winners Announced

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, January 11, 2022

The Delaware Association of Conservation Districts, in partnership with the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, today announced the winners of its annual conservation poster contest, which provided students with an opportunity to convey their artistic impressions about soil, water and related natural resources based on the 2021 theme, “Healthy Forests, Healthy Communities.”