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  Category: Office of the Secretary


DNREC, Division of Public Health Offer Tips About Ticks

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Division of Public Health | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Wednesday, June 1, 2022

With spring heading into summer – prime time for ticks as well as for people getting outdoors – the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) has partnered with the Division of Public Health within the Delaware Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) to educate the public about ticks.




DNREC Names Two to Leadership Roles

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Water | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Secretary Shawn M. Garvin announced changes today to the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control’s leadership structure, selecting Steven Smailer as new director of DNREC’s Division of Water and naming Kim Siegel as chief of staff within DNREC’s Office of the Secretary.




US Wind and Ørsted Conducting Offshore Wind Research

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Monday, May 9, 2022

Visitors to Delaware Seashore State Park will see an increase in activity in the coming months as US Wind and Ørsted, two offshore wind energy development companies, conduct research and collect data to determine the best path forward for their wind projects.




DNREC, DEMA Sponsor Delaware Flood Awareness Week

Delaware Emergency Management Agency | Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Friday, May 6, 2022

Governor John Carney has proclaimed May 9 through 13 Delaware Flood Awareness Week to inform residents about flood risk, likelihood of flooding from extreme weather events brought on by climate change, the importance of having a flood insurance policy, and flood remediation for property damage or loss.




DNREC’s Monitoring Shows Overall Good Air Quality in Delaware

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Air Quality | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Wednesday, May 4, 2022

For National Air Quality Awareness Week, DNREC Secretary Shawn M. Garvin today visited the air monitoring station at MLK Jr. Boulevard in Wilmington.







  Category: Office of the Secretary


DNREC, Division of Public Health Offer Tips About Ticks

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Division of Public Health | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Wednesday, June 1, 2022

With spring heading into summer – prime time for ticks as well as for people getting outdoors – the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) has partnered with the Division of Public Health within the Delaware Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) to educate the public about ticks.




DNREC Names Two to Leadership Roles

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Water | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Secretary Shawn M. Garvin announced changes today to the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control’s leadership structure, selecting Steven Smailer as new director of DNREC’s Division of Water and naming Kim Siegel as chief of staff within DNREC’s Office of the Secretary.




US Wind and Ørsted Conducting Offshore Wind Research

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Monday, May 9, 2022

Visitors to Delaware Seashore State Park will see an increase in activity in the coming months as US Wind and Ørsted, two offshore wind energy development companies, conduct research and collect data to determine the best path forward for their wind projects.




DNREC, DEMA Sponsor Delaware Flood Awareness Week

Delaware Emergency Management Agency | Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Governor John Carney | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Friday, May 6, 2022

Governor John Carney has proclaimed May 9 through 13 Delaware Flood Awareness Week to inform residents about flood risk, likelihood of flooding from extreme weather events brought on by climate change, the importance of having a flood insurance policy, and flood remediation for property damage or loss.




DNREC’s Monitoring Shows Overall Good Air Quality in Delaware

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Air Quality | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Wednesday, May 4, 2022

For National Air Quality Awareness Week, DNREC Secretary Shawn M. Garvin today visited the air monitoring station at MLK Jr. Boulevard in Wilmington.