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  Category: Delaware Coastal Programs


Public invited to an open house July 20 on draft Mid-Atlantic Regional Ocean Action Plan

Delaware Coastal Programs | Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Date Posted: Friday, July 15, 2016

DNREC’s Delaware Coastal Programs and the Mid-Atlantic Regional Planning Body (RPB) invite ocean stakeholders and the interested public to attend an open house to consider a draft Mid-Atlantic Regional Ocean Action Plan. The open house is scheduled from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 20 at The Virden Retreat Center, University of Delaware, 700 Pilottown Road, Lewes, DE 19958.




DNREC, UD partner to create database of funding opportunities to support resilient communities

Delaware Coastal Programs | Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Date Posted: Thursday, May 26, 2016

Local governments and communities now have a resource to help them identify potential funding to help them adapt to or combat threats of severe weather events and enhance resiliency against climate change and sea level rise.




Volunteers needed Saturday, April 23 for Earth Day event to pot tree seedlings at the St. Jones Reserve near Dover

Delaware Coastal Programs | Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Date Posted: Thursday, April 14, 2016

Volunteers are needed to assist with planting native tree seedlings in pots from 9 – 11 a.m., Saturday, April 23, at the St. Jones Reserve, near Dover.




Delaware fourth graders ‘Make a Splash’ and learn about protecting water resources

Delaware Coastal Programs | Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Date Posted: Tuesday, April 5, 2016

More than 720 fourth-grade students from seven elementary schools participated in the Make a Splash festival, an event that educates students on the diversity of estuary life and the importance of Delaware’s water resources.




Horseshoe Crab Spawning Survey volunteer training offered Saturday, April 2 and Wednesday, April 6

Delaware Coastal Programs | Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Date Posted: Thursday, March 24, 2016

DNREC’s Delaware National Estuarine Research Reserve (DNERR) is seeking volunteers to assist with the annual bay-wide horseshoe crab spawning survey in May and June on Ted Harvey Wildlife Area, Kitts Hummock and North Bowers beaches.







  Category: Delaware Coastal Programs


Public invited to an open house July 20 on draft Mid-Atlantic Regional Ocean Action Plan

Delaware Coastal Programs | Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Date Posted: Friday, July 15, 2016

DNREC’s Delaware Coastal Programs and the Mid-Atlantic Regional Planning Body (RPB) invite ocean stakeholders and the interested public to attend an open house to consider a draft Mid-Atlantic Regional Ocean Action Plan. The open house is scheduled from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 20 at The Virden Retreat Center, University of Delaware, 700 Pilottown Road, Lewes, DE 19958.




DNREC, UD partner to create database of funding opportunities to support resilient communities

Delaware Coastal Programs | Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Date Posted: Thursday, May 26, 2016

Local governments and communities now have a resource to help them identify potential funding to help them adapt to or combat threats of severe weather events and enhance resiliency against climate change and sea level rise.




Volunteers needed Saturday, April 23 for Earth Day event to pot tree seedlings at the St. Jones Reserve near Dover

Delaware Coastal Programs | Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Date Posted: Thursday, April 14, 2016

Volunteers are needed to assist with planting native tree seedlings in pots from 9 – 11 a.m., Saturday, April 23, at the St. Jones Reserve, near Dover.




Delaware fourth graders ‘Make a Splash’ and learn about protecting water resources

Delaware Coastal Programs | Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Date Posted: Tuesday, April 5, 2016

More than 720 fourth-grade students from seven elementary schools participated in the Make a Splash festival, an event that educates students on the diversity of estuary life and the importance of Delaware’s water resources.




Horseshoe Crab Spawning Survey volunteer training offered Saturday, April 2 and Wednesday, April 6

Delaware Coastal Programs | Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Date Posted: Thursday, March 24, 2016

DNREC’s Delaware National Estuarine Research Reserve (DNERR) is seeking volunteers to assist with the annual bay-wide horseshoe crab spawning survey in May and June on Ted Harvey Wildlife Area, Kitts Hummock and North Bowers beaches.