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  Category: Division of Fish and Wildlife


DNREC Mosquito Control Section’s spraying season begins with larviciding wooded wetlands

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Date Posted: Thursday, March 17, 2016

DOVER – Weather-permitting, DNREC’s Mosquito Control Section will begin its annual spring woodland-pool spraying campaign downstate Saturday, March 19 and upstate Tuesday, March 22, treating wooded wetlands near select populated areas in New Castle, Kent and Sussex counties. About 10,000 forested acres that produce large numbers of early season mosquitoes will be strategically sprayed, using larvicides […]




Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police offering reward for information about suspect who drove through flock of snow geese

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Date Posted: Thursday, March 17, 2016

DNREC Division of Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police are seeking the public’s help in identifying the driver of a vehicle who, according to witnesses, intentionally drove through a flock of snow geese off Mulberry Knoll Road near Lewes around mid-morning Sunday, March 13.




Upstate trout season to open April 2 in six New Castle County streams

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Date Posted: Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Delaware’s spring 2016 upstate trout season will open at 7:30 a.m. Saturday, April 2. Portions of six designated trout streams in northern New Castle County – White Clay Creek, Christina Creek, Pike Creek, Beaver Run, Wilson Run and Mill Creek – will be stocked and ready with thousands of rainbow and brown trout, including some trophy-sized fish.




Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police Blotter: Feb. 29 – March 6

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Date Posted: Friday, March 11, 2016

Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers made 886 contacts with anglers, boaters, hunters and the general public between Feb. 29-March 6, including 21 vessel boardings for boating safety and fishing regulation compliance checks.




Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police Blotter: Feb. 29 – March 6

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Date Posted: Friday, March 11, 2016

Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers made 886 contacts with anglers, boaters, hunters and the general public between Feb. 29-March 6, including 21 vessel boardings for boating safety and fishing regulation compliance checks.







  Category: Division of Fish and Wildlife


DNREC Mosquito Control Section’s spraying season begins with larviciding wooded wetlands

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Date Posted: Thursday, March 17, 2016

DOVER – Weather-permitting, DNREC’s Mosquito Control Section will begin its annual spring woodland-pool spraying campaign downstate Saturday, March 19 and upstate Tuesday, March 22, treating wooded wetlands near select populated areas in New Castle, Kent and Sussex counties. About 10,000 forested acres that produce large numbers of early season mosquitoes will be strategically sprayed, using larvicides […]




Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police offering reward for information about suspect who drove through flock of snow geese

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Date Posted: Thursday, March 17, 2016

DNREC Division of Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police are seeking the public’s help in identifying the driver of a vehicle who, according to witnesses, intentionally drove through a flock of snow geese off Mulberry Knoll Road near Lewes around mid-morning Sunday, March 13.




Upstate trout season to open April 2 in six New Castle County streams

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Date Posted: Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Delaware’s spring 2016 upstate trout season will open at 7:30 a.m. Saturday, April 2. Portions of six designated trout streams in northern New Castle County – White Clay Creek, Christina Creek, Pike Creek, Beaver Run, Wilson Run and Mill Creek – will be stocked and ready with thousands of rainbow and brown trout, including some trophy-sized fish.




Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police Blotter: Feb. 29 – March 6

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Date Posted: Friday, March 11, 2016

Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers made 886 contacts with anglers, boaters, hunters and the general public between Feb. 29-March 6, including 21 vessel boardings for boating safety and fishing regulation compliance checks.




Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police Blotter: Feb. 29 – March 6

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Date Posted: Friday, March 11, 2016

Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers made 886 contacts with anglers, boaters, hunters and the general public between Feb. 29-March 6, including 21 vessel boardings for boating safety and fishing regulation compliance checks.