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  Category: Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control


Governor Advises Residents To Make Plans for Arrival of Hurricane Sandy

Delaware Health and Social Services | Department of Agriculture | Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Department of Transportation | Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Friday, October 26, 2012

With the strong possibility Hurricane Sandy will significantly affect Delaware, Governor Markell is urging residents and visitors to prepare for the storm. A combination of rain, wind and tides indicate the Hurricane Sandy could impact the entire state.




DNREC Division of Fish & Wildlife facilities, Delaware State Parks will close at 5 p.m. Sunday Oct. 28 until further notice for expected storm

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | News | Date Posted: Friday, October 26, 2012

All Delaware State Parks and DNREC Division of Fish & Wildlife facilities – including state wildlife areas – will close at 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28 in anticipation of Hurricane/Tropical Storm Sandy’s projected path through and impact on the Mid-Atlantic region, including Delaware.




State to hold community meeting on future of Fort DuPont

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Monday, October 22, 2012

A community meeting to discuss the future of the Historic Fort DuPont Complex will be held in the Delaware City Fire Hall at 7 p.m. on Thursday, November 8.




Wildlife Groups Join Forces to Protect Delaware Bayshore Habitat

Division of Fish and Wildlife | Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Critical habitat for shorebirds, water birds, waterfowl, and fish is under growing threat from rising sea levels driven by manmade climate change.




Officials celebrate Pomeroy and Newark Rail Trail opening

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Department of Transportation | Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Monday, September 10, 2012

Governor Jack Markell, U.S. Senator Tom Carper, DelDOT Secretary Shailen Bhatt, DNREC Secretary Collin O’Mara and City of Newark officials came together to mark the long awaited grand opening of the Pomeroy and Newark Rail Trail.







  Category: Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control


Governor Advises Residents To Make Plans for Arrival of Hurricane Sandy

Delaware Health and Social Services | Department of Agriculture | Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Department of Transportation | Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Friday, October 26, 2012

With the strong possibility Hurricane Sandy will significantly affect Delaware, Governor Markell is urging residents and visitors to prepare for the storm. A combination of rain, wind and tides indicate the Hurricane Sandy could impact the entire state.




DNREC Division of Fish & Wildlife facilities, Delaware State Parks will close at 5 p.m. Sunday Oct. 28 until further notice for expected storm

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | News | Date Posted: Friday, October 26, 2012

All Delaware State Parks and DNREC Division of Fish & Wildlife facilities – including state wildlife areas – will close at 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28 in anticipation of Hurricane/Tropical Storm Sandy’s projected path through and impact on the Mid-Atlantic region, including Delaware.




State to hold community meeting on future of Fort DuPont

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Monday, October 22, 2012

A community meeting to discuss the future of the Historic Fort DuPont Complex will be held in the Delaware City Fire Hall at 7 p.m. on Thursday, November 8.




Wildlife Groups Join Forces to Protect Delaware Bayshore Habitat

Division of Fish and Wildlife | Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Critical habitat for shorebirds, water birds, waterfowl, and fish is under growing threat from rising sea levels driven by manmade climate change.




Officials celebrate Pomeroy and Newark Rail Trail opening

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Department of Transportation | Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Monday, September 10, 2012

Governor Jack Markell, U.S. Senator Tom Carper, DelDOT Secretary Shailen Bhatt, DNREC Secretary Collin O’Mara and City of Newark officials came together to mark the long awaited grand opening of the Pomeroy and Newark Rail Trail.