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  Category: Division of Watershed Stewardship


DNREC Shoreline & Waterway Management Section urges boater alertness for navigating Baker’s Channel this summer

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Date Posted: Friday, May 24, 2019

DNREC advises boaters traveling in the Inland Bays to be alert when navigating in Baker’s Channel, which is very shallow at low tide.




DNREC Division of Watershed Stewardship to host rain barrel-building workshop May 25 in Blades

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Date Posted: Monday, May 20, 2019

DNREC Division of Watershed Stewardship staff will host a rain barrel-building workshop from 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday, May 25th.




Photographers invited to compete in DNREC’s ‘Delaware Watersheds Photo Contest’

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Date Posted: Tuesday, May 7, 2019

DNREC invites photographers to participate in the Delaware Watersheds Photo Contest. The contest aims to share the beauty of Delaware’s diverse environment while acting as a vivid reminder that everything that happens on land within the state’s watersheds also directly affects what’s happening in our waterways.




Governor’s 2019 Agricultural and Urban Conservation Award winners honored today

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Date Posted: Tuesday, April 30, 2019

The Delaware Agricultural Museum and Village was the setting for today’s annual Governor’s Agricultural and Urban Conservation Awards.




DNREC to hold April 30 workshop on solicitation of watershed implementation projects

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Monday, April 22, 2019

DOVER – The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control’s Division of Watershed Stewardship will host a workshop for a special solicitation of watershed implementation projects from 10 a.m. to noon, Tuesday, April 30, in Dover, at the Kent County Administration Building, Room 222, 555 South Bay Road, Dover, DE 19901. The workshop will focus on proposals for implementing new projects specifically designed to restore water quality as part of specific Delaware priority watershed improvement plans. Projects funded under the special solicitation will have the benefit of a zero percent loan interest rate, and no accrual of loan interest through project completion.







  Category: Division of Watershed Stewardship


DNREC Shoreline & Waterway Management Section urges boater alertness for navigating Baker’s Channel this summer

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Date Posted: Friday, May 24, 2019

DNREC advises boaters traveling in the Inland Bays to be alert when navigating in Baker’s Channel, which is very shallow at low tide.




DNREC Division of Watershed Stewardship to host rain barrel-building workshop May 25 in Blades

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Date Posted: Monday, May 20, 2019

DNREC Division of Watershed Stewardship staff will host a rain barrel-building workshop from 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday, May 25th.




Photographers invited to compete in DNREC’s ‘Delaware Watersheds Photo Contest’

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Date Posted: Tuesday, May 7, 2019

DNREC invites photographers to participate in the Delaware Watersheds Photo Contest. The contest aims to share the beauty of Delaware’s diverse environment while acting as a vivid reminder that everything that happens on land within the state’s watersheds also directly affects what’s happening in our waterways.




Governor’s 2019 Agricultural and Urban Conservation Award winners honored today

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Date Posted: Tuesday, April 30, 2019

The Delaware Agricultural Museum and Village was the setting for today’s annual Governor’s Agricultural and Urban Conservation Awards.




DNREC to hold April 30 workshop on solicitation of watershed implementation projects

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Office of the Secretary | Date Posted: Monday, April 22, 2019

DOVER – The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control’s Division of Watershed Stewardship will host a workshop for a special solicitation of watershed implementation projects from 10 a.m. to noon, Tuesday, April 30, in Dover, at the Kent County Administration Building, Room 222, 555 South Bay Road, Dover, DE 19901. The workshop will focus on proposals for implementing new projects specifically designed to restore water quality as part of specific Delaware priority watershed improvement plans. Projects funded under the special solicitation will have the benefit of a zero percent loan interest rate, and no accrual of loan interest through project completion.