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  Category: Division of Parks and Recreation


DNREC’s Polly Drummond Hill Road demonstration yard waste site to open April 6 and close June 30

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances | Date Posted: Tuesday, March 19, 2019

DOVER – DNREC’s Polly Drummond Hill demonstration yard waste drop-off site in northern New Castle County, which has been in intermittent operation since 2007, will open on April 6, 2019 and then will be permanently closed on June 30, 2019. After that, yard waste material will no longer be accepted at the Polly Drummond Hill site. The site will be restored to its natural state and will be included in the White Clay Creek State Park master planning process.




DNREC’s Division of Parks & Recreation announces temporary closure of Auburn Valley Trail beginning March 18

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Monday, March 11, 2019

Due to construction, the Auburn Valley Trail and parking lot in Auburn Valley State Park will be closed to vehicles and pedestrians.




DNREC’s Division of Parks & Recreation to host photography workshop at the Grass Dale Center in Delaware City

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Tuesday, February 26, 2019

DNREC’s Division of Parks & Recreation will host a photography preservation workshop from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 5.




DNREC announces the Point at Cape Henlopen to close March 1 for 2019 beachnesting season

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Friday, February 22, 2019

The Division of Parks & Recreation today announced that parts of Cape Henlopen State Park will close for the benefit of beachnesters and shorebirds.




DNREC’S Division of Parks & Recreation announces fee season to take effect in state parks March 1

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Friday, February 22, 2019

DNREC’s Division of Parks & Recreation reminds visitors to Delaware’s state parks that 2019 entrance fees will be in effect starting Friday, March 1.







  Category: Division of Parks and Recreation


DNREC’s Polly Drummond Hill Road demonstration yard waste site to open April 6 and close June 30

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances | Date Posted: Tuesday, March 19, 2019

DOVER – DNREC’s Polly Drummond Hill demonstration yard waste drop-off site in northern New Castle County, which has been in intermittent operation since 2007, will open on April 6, 2019 and then will be permanently closed on June 30, 2019. After that, yard waste material will no longer be accepted at the Polly Drummond Hill site. The site will be restored to its natural state and will be included in the White Clay Creek State Park master planning process.




DNREC’s Division of Parks & Recreation announces temporary closure of Auburn Valley Trail beginning March 18

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Monday, March 11, 2019

Due to construction, the Auburn Valley Trail and parking lot in Auburn Valley State Park will be closed to vehicles and pedestrians.




DNREC’s Division of Parks & Recreation to host photography workshop at the Grass Dale Center in Delaware City

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Tuesday, February 26, 2019

DNREC’s Division of Parks & Recreation will host a photography preservation workshop from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 5.




DNREC announces the Point at Cape Henlopen to close March 1 for 2019 beachnesting season

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Friday, February 22, 2019

The Division of Parks & Recreation today announced that parts of Cape Henlopen State Park will close for the benefit of beachnesters and shorebirds.




DNREC’S Division of Parks & Recreation announces fee season to take effect in state parks March 1

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Friday, February 22, 2019

DNREC’s Division of Parks & Recreation reminds visitors to Delaware’s state parks that 2019 entrance fees will be in effect starting Friday, March 1.