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  Category: Division of Parks and Recreation


DNREC’s Brandywine Zoo wins international avian husbandry award

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | News | Date Posted: Thursday, May 23, 2019

DNREC’s Brandywine Zoo has won a Plume Award from the Association of Zoos and Aquariums’ (AZA) Avian Scientific Advisory Group.




DNREC’s Division of Parks & Recreation acquires two properties expanding Auburn Valley State Park

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

DNREC’s Division of Parks & Recreation announced that it has acquired 86 acres of land in Yorklyn to expand the recently-created Auburn Valley State Park.




DNREC Secretary Shawn M. Garvin joins schoolchildren to celebrate Arbor Day at Bellevue State Park

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

DNREC Secretary Garvin joined schoolchildren and members of the Friends of Bellevue State Park in planting a tree to celebrate Arbor Day at the park.




DNREC’s Brandywine Zoo updated with new animal species and exhibits this spring

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Thursday, April 25, 2019

The Division of Parks & Rec and the Delaware Zoological Society have announced new animal species, and new and updated exhibits at the Brandywine Zoo.




DNREC’s Division of Parks & Recreation announces dredging near the Assawoman Canal Trail to begin May 6

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Wednesday, April 24, 2019

DNREC’s Division of Parks & Recreation has announced that dredging will begin May 6 on a lagoon adjacent to the Assawoman Canal.







  Category: Division of Parks and Recreation


DNREC’s Brandywine Zoo wins international avian husbandry award

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | News | Date Posted: Thursday, May 23, 2019

DNREC’s Brandywine Zoo has won a Plume Award from the Association of Zoos and Aquariums’ (AZA) Avian Scientific Advisory Group.




DNREC’s Division of Parks & Recreation acquires two properties expanding Auburn Valley State Park

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

DNREC’s Division of Parks & Recreation announced that it has acquired 86 acres of land in Yorklyn to expand the recently-created Auburn Valley State Park.




DNREC Secretary Shawn M. Garvin joins schoolchildren to celebrate Arbor Day at Bellevue State Park

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

DNREC Secretary Garvin joined schoolchildren and members of the Friends of Bellevue State Park in planting a tree to celebrate Arbor Day at the park.




DNREC’s Brandywine Zoo updated with new animal species and exhibits this spring

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Thursday, April 25, 2019

The Division of Parks & Rec and the Delaware Zoological Society have announced new animal species, and new and updated exhibits at the Brandywine Zoo.




DNREC’s Division of Parks & Recreation announces dredging near the Assawoman Canal Trail to begin May 6

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Wednesday, April 24, 2019

DNREC’s Division of Parks & Recreation has announced that dredging will begin May 6 on a lagoon adjacent to the Assawoman Canal.