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  Category: Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control


DNREC Releases Answers to Questions, Survey Results About Fenwick Island State Park Proposal

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Wednesday, July 1, 2020

The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control has released the answers to publicly-asked questions about the possible location of an electrical interconnection facility at Fenwick Island State Park bringing power from a proposed offshore wind farm, as well as results of a public survey about possible improvements to the park.  Last year, Ørsted requested […]




New Limits Set for Beaches at Delaware State Parks Starting This Weekend

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Tuesday, June 30, 2020

DNREC announced the following restrictions to be imposed starting on Friday, July 3 and lasting until further notice.




Nominations Open for 2020 Young Environmentalist Awards

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Community Affairs | Date Posted: Friday, June 12, 2020

The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control is looking for Delaware students who are working to make a difference for the environment.




Delaware Building Energy Codes Receive Update

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Climate, Coastal, & Energy | Date Posted: Thursday, June 11, 2020

An update to the state’s building energy codes will help reduce long-term costs to consumers while also decreasing greenhouse gas emissions in Delaware.




Delaware surf-fishing permits are sold out after reaching annual cap

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Tuesday, June 9, 2020

DNREC announced today it has reached its cap of 17,000 Delaware surf-fishing permits issued for the calendar year.







  Category: Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control


DNREC Releases Answers to Questions, Survey Results About Fenwick Island State Park Proposal

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Wednesday, July 1, 2020

The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control has released the answers to publicly-asked questions about the possible location of an electrical interconnection facility at Fenwick Island State Park bringing power from a proposed offshore wind farm, as well as results of a public survey about possible improvements to the park.  Last year, Ørsted requested […]




New Limits Set for Beaches at Delaware State Parks Starting This Weekend

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Tuesday, June 30, 2020

DNREC announced the following restrictions to be imposed starting on Friday, July 3 and lasting until further notice.




Nominations Open for 2020 Young Environmentalist Awards

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Community Affairs | Date Posted: Friday, June 12, 2020

The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control is looking for Delaware students who are working to make a difference for the environment.




Delaware Building Energy Codes Receive Update

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Climate, Coastal, & Energy | Date Posted: Thursday, June 11, 2020

An update to the state’s building energy codes will help reduce long-term costs to consumers while also decreasing greenhouse gas emissions in Delaware.




Delaware surf-fishing permits are sold out after reaching annual cap

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Parks and Recreation | Date Posted: Tuesday, June 9, 2020

DNREC announced today it has reached its cap of 17,000 Delaware surf-fishing permits issued for the calendar year.