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  Category: Division of Watershed Stewardship


Grand prize winner and youth finalists announced for DNREC’s 2016 rain barrel art contests

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, July 5, 2016

The winners in the Division of Watershed Stewardship’s Rain Barrel Painting Contest have been announced, and are now on display at the Delaware Agricultural Museum.




Gov. Markell Signs SB 253 into Law, Authorizing DNREC to Provide Additional Flexibility in Meeting Standards for Sediment and Stormwater Regulations

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Date Posted: Friday, June 24, 2016

Governor Jack Markell has signed Senate Bill 253 that provides additional options and flexibility to developers, contractors and landowners for meeting standards that protect Delaware’s water quality and reduce flooding impacts under the state’s sediment and stormwater management program.




Reclaim Our River-Nanticoke Series’ Eco Paddle and barbecue set for June 25 at Laurel Riverfront Park

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Date Posted: Monday, June 6, 2016

Laurel Riverfront Park will be the setting of the second-annual Eco Paddle as part of the Reclaim Our River (ROR) Nanticoke Series.




DNREC’s Division of Watershed Stewardship invites public to vote online through June 8 for best painted rain barrel in youth and adult art contests

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Date Posted: Wednesday, June 1, 2016

The public’s art appreciation is sought in voting for favorite entries now online in the 2016 youth and adult rain barrel painting contests sponsored by DNREC’s Watershed Assessment and Management Section.




DNREC marks American Wetlands Month with ongoing efforts to restore wetlands, raise awareness and encourage actions

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Date Posted: Thursday, May 12, 2016

DNREC observes American Wetlands Month with ongoing efforts to restore wetlands, raise awareness of their values and benefits, and encourage actions to protect them.







  Category: Division of Watershed Stewardship

Grand prize winner and youth finalists announced for DNREC’s 2016 rain barrel art contests

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, July 5, 2016

The winners in the Division of Watershed Stewardship’s Rain Barrel Painting Contest have been announced, and are now on display at the Delaware Agricultural Museum.




Gov. Markell Signs SB 253 into Law, Authorizing DNREC to Provide Additional Flexibility in Meeting Standards for Sediment and Stormwater Regulations

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Date Posted: Friday, June 24, 2016

Governor Jack Markell has signed Senate Bill 253 that provides additional options and flexibility to developers, contractors and landowners for meeting standards that protect Delaware’s water quality and reduce flooding impacts under the state’s sediment and stormwater management program.




Reclaim Our River-Nanticoke Series’ Eco Paddle and barbecue set for June 25 at Laurel Riverfront Park

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Date Posted: Monday, June 6, 2016

Laurel Riverfront Park will be the setting of the second-annual Eco Paddle as part of the Reclaim Our River (ROR) Nanticoke Series.




DNREC’s Division of Watershed Stewardship invites public to vote online through June 8 for best painted rain barrel in youth and adult art contests

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Date Posted: Wednesday, June 1, 2016

The public’s art appreciation is sought in voting for favorite entries now online in the 2016 youth and adult rain barrel painting contests sponsored by DNREC’s Watershed Assessment and Management Section.




DNREC marks American Wetlands Month with ongoing efforts to restore wetlands, raise awareness and encourage actions

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Date Posted: Thursday, May 12, 2016

DNREC observes American Wetlands Month with ongoing efforts to restore wetlands, raise awareness of their values and benefits, and encourage actions to protect them.