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Volunteers Needed for DNREC-Sponsored Christina River Watershed Cleanup April 22

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | News | Office of the Secretary | Weather | Date Posted: Wednesday, March 8, 2023

As part of the 2023 Earth Month celebration in April, the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control will join the Christina Conservancy and the Partnership for the Delaware Estuary to mobilize volunteers to pick up trash in northern Delaware during the annual Christina River Watershed Cleanup.




DNREC Announces New Director for Division of Fish and Wildlife

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Tuesday, March 7, 2023

The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control Environmental Control has named Pat Emory to lead its Division of Fish and Wildlife.




DNREC Supports 2023 Youth Environmental Summit for Delaware High School Students on March 2

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Friday, February 17, 2023

On March 2, more than 450 Delaware high school students are expected to gather in Newark for the fourth annual Delaware Youth Environmental Summit (YES!) to learn more about today’s top environmental issues and challenges, and to network with their peers and guest speakers.




DNREC, DDA Celebrate World Wetlands Day with Agreement to Manage, Protect Delaware’s Unique Wetland Communities

Department of Agriculture | Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Forest Service | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Thursday, February 2, 2023

The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) and the Department of Agriculture (DDA) Forest Service are to celebrate World Wetlands Day today, Thursday, Feb. 2, by signing a cooperative agreement to manage and protect unique wetland communities that occur on state-owned forest, park and wildlife lands.




DNREC Appoints Dr. Katera Moore as State’s First Environmental Justice Coordinator

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Secretary Shawn M. Garvin today announced a new appointment to the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control’s leadership structure, naming Dr. Katera Moore as the agency’s – and the state’s – first environmental justice coordinator.







  Category: Office of the Secretary

Volunteers Needed for DNREC-Sponsored Christina River Watershed Cleanup April 22

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | News | Office of the Secretary | Weather | Date Posted: Wednesday, March 8, 2023

As part of the 2023 Earth Month celebration in April, the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control will join the Christina Conservancy and the Partnership for the Delaware Estuary to mobilize volunteers to pick up trash in northern Delaware during the annual Christina River Watershed Cleanup.




DNREC Announces New Director for Division of Fish and Wildlife

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Tuesday, March 7, 2023

The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control Environmental Control has named Pat Emory to lead its Division of Fish and Wildlife.




DNREC Supports 2023 Youth Environmental Summit for Delaware High School Students on March 2

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Friday, February 17, 2023

On March 2, more than 450 Delaware high school students are expected to gather in Newark for the fourth annual Delaware Youth Environmental Summit (YES!) to learn more about today’s top environmental issues and challenges, and to network with their peers and guest speakers.




DNREC, DDA Celebrate World Wetlands Day with Agreement to Manage, Protect Delaware’s Unique Wetland Communities

Department of Agriculture | Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Forest Service | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Thursday, February 2, 2023

The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) and the Department of Agriculture (DDA) Forest Service are to celebrate World Wetlands Day today, Thursday, Feb. 2, by signing a cooperative agreement to manage and protect unique wetland communities that occur on state-owned forest, park and wildlife lands.




DNREC Appoints Dr. Katera Moore as State’s First Environmental Justice Coordinator

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | News | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Secretary Shawn M. Garvin today announced a new appointment to the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control’s leadership structure, naming Dr. Katera Moore as the agency’s – and the state’s – first environmental justice coordinator.