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  Category: Office of the Secretary


DNREC Launches New Logo

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Thursday, April 8, 2021

The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control today unveiled a new logo. The new logo builds on the Department’s history of commitment to responsible use and protection of the natural environment.




Key Piece of Mispillion Harbor Habitat Protected

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Tuesday, April 6, 2021

Mispillion Harbor, one of the most important locations for the survival of Red Knots and other migrating shorebirds, has been further protected, announced the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC), The Conservation Fund, Delaware Ornithological Society and Delaware Wild Lands, Inc.




DNREC Launches Earth Day Video Contest

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Monday, March 22, 2021

With Earth Day exactly one month away, the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control is launching a video contest to educate and engage youth about the importance of environmental protection and inspire them to be part of the solution to address climate change.




New Regulation Requirements Aimed at Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions Effective Sept. 1

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Air Quality | Division of Climate, Coastal, & Energy | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Friday, February 26, 2021

Taking aim at greenhouse gases and accelerating the state’s engagement in working to curtail global warming, the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control announced today that a new hydrofluorocarbon (HFC) regulation will be published March 1 in the state’s Register of Regulations with requirements for reducing harmful HFCs that go into effect Sept. 1, 2021.




FY2021 Clean Water and Drinking Water State Revolving Funds Soliciting Projects for Improving Water Quality

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Public Health | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Monday, January 11, 2021

The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, in conjunction with Delaware Division of Public Health, will begin soliciting for new projects Jan. 13 as DNREC and DPH work to develop 2021 Clean Water State Revolving Fund (CWSRF) and Drinking Water State Revolving Fund (DWSRF) project priority lists (PPLs). Projects must be listed on the CWSRF and DWSRF PPLs to be considered for funding. A State Revolving Loan Fund virtual public workshop will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 13 via Webex and offer a detailed overview of the CWSRF and DWSRF programs.







  Category: Office of the Secretary


DNREC Launches New Logo

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Thursday, April 8, 2021

The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control today unveiled a new logo. The new logo builds on the Department’s history of commitment to responsible use and protection of the natural environment.




Key Piece of Mispillion Harbor Habitat Protected

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Tuesday, April 6, 2021

Mispillion Harbor, one of the most important locations for the survival of Red Knots and other migrating shorebirds, has been further protected, announced the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC), The Conservation Fund, Delaware Ornithological Society and Delaware Wild Lands, Inc.




DNREC Launches Earth Day Video Contest

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Monday, March 22, 2021

With Earth Day exactly one month away, the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control is launching a video contest to educate and engage youth about the importance of environmental protection and inspire them to be part of the solution to address climate change.




New Regulation Requirements Aimed at Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions Effective Sept. 1

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Air Quality | Division of Climate, Coastal, & Energy | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Friday, February 26, 2021

Taking aim at greenhouse gases and accelerating the state’s engagement in working to curtail global warming, the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control announced today that a new hydrofluorocarbon (HFC) regulation will be published March 1 in the state’s Register of Regulations with requirements for reducing harmful HFCs that go into effect Sept. 1, 2021.




FY2021 Clean Water and Drinking Water State Revolving Funds Soliciting Projects for Improving Water Quality

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Public Health | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Monday, January 11, 2021

The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, in conjunction with Delaware Division of Public Health, will begin soliciting for new projects Jan. 13 as DNREC and DPH work to develop 2021 Clean Water State Revolving Fund (CWSRF) and Drinking Water State Revolving Fund (DWSRF) project priority lists (PPLs). Projects must be listed on the CWSRF and DWSRF PPLs to be considered for funding. A State Revolving Loan Fund virtual public workshop will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 13 via Webex and offer a detailed overview of the CWSRF and DWSRF programs.