Read the latest news on coronavirus in Delaware. More Info

Delaware.gov logo
Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker

Delaware News



  Category: Division of Fish and Wildlife


DNREC to limit number of people allowed in state parks and wildlife areas, which may close for periods

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Thursday, April 9, 2020

DNREC announced today it will take steps when necessary to limit the numbers of visitors within state parks and wildlife areas.




DNREC provides virtual environmental and educational content

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Community Affairs | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Division of Parks and Recreation | News | Date Posted: Friday, April 3, 2020

The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control encourages Delawareans to take advantage of its robust collection of online resources.




DNREC Closes Park and Wildlife Area Amenities; Limits Outdoor Recreation Activities at Beaches

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Thursday, April 2, 2020

While most state parks, nature and wildlife areas continue to stay open during the “Stay Home, Stay Safe” emergency order, many amenities are closed.




Delaware turkey hunting season will open this month with self-serve turkey harvest registration at check stations

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Turkey hunt day for youth and non-ambulatory disabled hunters April 4, regular turkey season opens April 11.




Latest emergency order limits recreation options for out-of-state visitors; allows restricted surf fishing

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Out-of-state visitors must self-quarantine for 14 days before engaging in fishing, hunting, golf, visiting state parks and wildlife areas.







  Category: Division of Fish and Wildlife


DNREC to limit number of people allowed in state parks and wildlife areas, which may close for periods

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Thursday, April 9, 2020

DNREC announced today it will take steps when necessary to limit the numbers of visitors within state parks and wildlife areas.




DNREC provides virtual environmental and educational content

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Community Affairs | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Division of Parks and Recreation | News | Date Posted: Friday, April 3, 2020

The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control encourages Delawareans to take advantage of its robust collection of online resources.




DNREC Closes Park and Wildlife Area Amenities; Limits Outdoor Recreation Activities at Beaches

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Thursday, April 2, 2020

While most state parks, nature and wildlife areas continue to stay open during the “Stay Home, Stay Safe” emergency order, many amenities are closed.




Delaware turkey hunting season will open this month with self-serve turkey harvest registration at check stations

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Turkey hunt day for youth and non-ambulatory disabled hunters April 4, regular turkey season opens April 11.




Latest emergency order limits recreation options for out-of-state visitors; allows restricted surf fishing

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Out-of-state visitors must self-quarantine for 14 days before engaging in fishing, hunting, golf, visiting state parks and wildlife areas.