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  Category: Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control


Students Win Contest for Earth Day Videos

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Thursday, April 22, 2021

Governor John Carney joined DNREC Secretary Shawn M. Garvin today to recognize the student winners from throughout the state who won this year’s Earth Day video contest hosted by the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control.




DNREC Opens New Killens Pond State Park Boardwalk

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Thursday, April 22, 2021

To celebrate Earth Day today, the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control cut the ribbon on its new Killens Pond State Park pedestrian boardwalk.




Renovated Wagamons Pond Boat Ramp Officially Open

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Tuesday, April 20, 2021

With today’s ribbon cutting at Wagamons Pond in Milton, the fishing and boating public is officially invited to enjoy the popular pond’s newly-renovated boat ramp with a replacement bulkhead and the added amenity of a courtesy dock.




Champion Crowned in 2021 Junior Solar Sprint

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Climate, Coastal, & Energy | News | Date Posted: Friday, April 16, 2021

A Middletown home school student earned the title of 2021 Junior Solar Sprint champion in a virtual competition held Friday.




DNREC to Have One Ton of Plastic Bags Made into Benches

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | News | Date Posted: Thursday, April 15, 2021

In honor of Earth Month, Gov. John Carney joined Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control Secretary Shawn Garvin on April 15 to tour the facility where Delaware State Parks will have 15 benches made from excess plastic bags. In 2020, the DNREC Division of Parks and Recreation converted its plastic carry-in carry-out bags at […]







  Category: Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control


Students Win Contest for Earth Day Videos

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Thursday, April 22, 2021

Governor John Carney joined DNREC Secretary Shawn M. Garvin today to recognize the student winners from throughout the state who won this year’s Earth Day video contest hosted by the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control.




DNREC Opens New Killens Pond State Park Boardwalk

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Thursday, April 22, 2021

To celebrate Earth Day today, the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control cut the ribbon on its new Killens Pond State Park pedestrian boardwalk.




Renovated Wagamons Pond Boat Ramp Officially Open

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Tuesday, April 20, 2021

With today’s ribbon cutting at Wagamons Pond in Milton, the fishing and boating public is officially invited to enjoy the popular pond’s newly-renovated boat ramp with a replacement bulkhead and the added amenity of a courtesy dock.




Champion Crowned in 2021 Junior Solar Sprint

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Climate, Coastal, & Energy | News | Date Posted: Friday, April 16, 2021

A Middletown home school student earned the title of 2021 Junior Solar Sprint champion in a virtual competition held Friday.




DNREC to Have One Ton of Plastic Bags Made into Benches

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | News | Date Posted: Thursday, April 15, 2021

In honor of Earth Month, Gov. John Carney joined Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control Secretary Shawn Garvin on April 15 to tour the facility where Delaware State Parks will have 15 benches made from excess plastic bags. In 2020, the DNREC Division of Parks and Recreation converted its plastic carry-in carry-out bags at […]