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  Category: Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control


Preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps appeal period starts Dec. 14 for portions of New Castle County

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Date Posted: Thursday, December 13, 2018

Reminder for residents of New Castle County that preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps for portions of New Castle County released in December 2016 and revised in May 2018 by the Federal Emergency Management Agency will begin a 90-day regulatory appeal period Friday, Dec. 14 through Wednesday, March 13, 2019.




DNREC’s Division of Parks & Recreation offers special holiday programs and events Dec. 24 – Jan 1

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Thursday, December 13, 2018

You don’t have to hibernate over the holidays this year if you get out and get moving in Delaware’s state parks. From “First Day Hikes,” to “Zoo Camp,” to “Stroller Rollers,” there is plenty to do and see in DNREC’s state parks over the winter break from Christmas Eve through New Year’s Day.




DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police arrest two Sussex County men for weapons and poaching violations

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Date Posted: Wednesday, December 12, 2018

DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers arrested two Sussex County men last night for multiple weapons and poaching violations while investigating a report of individuals trespassing to hunt near Millsboro.




DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police Blotter: Nov. 26-Dec. 2

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Date Posted: Friday, December 7, 2018

Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers between Nov. 26-Dec. 2 made 1,235 contacts with hunters, anglers, boaters, and the general public, issuing 21 citations. Officers responded to 49 complaints regarding possible violations of laws and regulations or requests to assist the public.




DNREC Secretary Shawn M. Garvin welcomes two new K-9 officers to duty for the Division of Parks & Recreation

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Thursday, December 6, 2018

DNREC Secretary Shawn M. Garvin welcomed the Division of Parks & Recreation’s two new additions to their ranks, K-9s Vos and Leo. The K9 officers are officially on the job today, after graduating yesterday from the Delaware State Police Canine Program.







  Category: Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control


Preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps appeal period starts Dec. 14 for portions of New Castle County

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Date Posted: Thursday, December 13, 2018

Reminder for residents of New Castle County that preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps for portions of New Castle County released in December 2016 and revised in May 2018 by the Federal Emergency Management Agency will begin a 90-day regulatory appeal period Friday, Dec. 14 through Wednesday, March 13, 2019.




DNREC’s Division of Parks & Recreation offers special holiday programs and events Dec. 24 – Jan 1

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Thursday, December 13, 2018

You don’t have to hibernate over the holidays this year if you get out and get moving in Delaware’s state parks. From “First Day Hikes,” to “Zoo Camp,” to “Stroller Rollers,” there is plenty to do and see in DNREC’s state parks over the winter break from Christmas Eve through New Year’s Day.




DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police arrest two Sussex County men for weapons and poaching violations

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Date Posted: Wednesday, December 12, 2018

DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers arrested two Sussex County men last night for multiple weapons and poaching violations while investigating a report of individuals trespassing to hunt near Millsboro.




DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police Blotter: Nov. 26-Dec. 2

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Date Posted: Friday, December 7, 2018

Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers between Nov. 26-Dec. 2 made 1,235 contacts with hunters, anglers, boaters, and the general public, issuing 21 citations. Officers responded to 49 complaints regarding possible violations of laws and regulations or requests to assist the public.




DNREC Secretary Shawn M. Garvin welcomes two new K-9 officers to duty for the Division of Parks & Recreation

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Thursday, December 6, 2018

DNREC Secretary Shawn M. Garvin welcomed the Division of Parks & Recreation’s two new additions to their ranks, K-9s Vos and Leo. The K9 officers are officially on the job today, after graduating yesterday from the Delaware State Police Canine Program.