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  Category: Office of the Secretary


Delaware State University Project Seeks Input on DNREC Outreach

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Monday, October 18, 2021

Delaware State University (DSU) will host virtual town hall meetings next month as part of a two-year research project to determine ways the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) can improve public outreach and community engagement.




Blackbird Creek Reserve Hosts Fall Festival

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Climate, Coastal, & Energy | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Thursday, October 7, 2021

Family fun, food and entertainment await visitors to the 13th annual Blackbird Creek Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct. 16.




DNREC Issues Two Authorizations to Diamond State Port Corporation for New Shipping Container Facility

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Climate, Coastal, & Energy | Division of Water | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Thursday, September 30, 2021

The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control has issued two state authorizations to the Diamond State Port Corporation (DSPC) toward its redevelopment of the former Chemours Edgemoor industrial site as a shipping container facility.




Renovated Garrisons Lake Boat Ramp Officially Open

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Wednesday, September 29, 2021

With today’s ribbon cutting at Garrisons Lake near Smyrna, the fishing and boating public is officially invited to enjoy the popular angling destination with its newly-renovated concrete boat ramp and added amenities of a courtesy dock and freshly repaved parking lot.




DNREC Parks Director Earns National Award

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Friday, September 17, 2021

The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control announced Division of Parks and Recreation Director Ray Bivens has received the 2021 National Association of State Park Directors (NASPD) Conference Distinguished Service Award Sept. 10 during the NASPD’s annual conference.







  Category: Office of the Secretary


Delaware State University Project Seeks Input on DNREC Outreach

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Monday, October 18, 2021

Delaware State University (DSU) will host virtual town hall meetings next month as part of a two-year research project to determine ways the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) can improve public outreach and community engagement.




Blackbird Creek Reserve Hosts Fall Festival

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Climate, Coastal, & Energy | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Thursday, October 7, 2021

Family fun, food and entertainment await visitors to the 13th annual Blackbird Creek Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct. 16.




DNREC Issues Two Authorizations to Diamond State Port Corporation for New Shipping Container Facility

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Climate, Coastal, & Energy | Division of Water | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Thursday, September 30, 2021

The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control has issued two state authorizations to the Diamond State Port Corporation (DSPC) toward its redevelopment of the former Chemours Edgemoor industrial site as a shipping container facility.




Renovated Garrisons Lake Boat Ramp Officially Open

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Wednesday, September 29, 2021

With today’s ribbon cutting at Garrisons Lake near Smyrna, the fishing and boating public is officially invited to enjoy the popular angling destination with its newly-renovated concrete boat ramp and added amenities of a courtesy dock and freshly repaved parking lot.




DNREC Parks Director Earns National Award

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Friday, September 17, 2021

The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control announced Division of Parks and Recreation Director Ray Bivens has received the 2021 National Association of State Park Directors (NASPD) Conference Distinguished Service Award Sept. 10 during the NASPD’s annual conference.