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  Category: Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control


Delaware fourth graders ‘Make a Splash’ and learn about protecting water resources

Delaware Coastal Programs | Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Date Posted: Tuesday, April 5, 2016

More than 720 fourth-grade students from seven elementary schools participated in the Make a Splash festival, an event that educates students on the diversity of estuary life and the importance of Delaware’s water resources.




Statewide Activity Approval permit from DNREC proposed to facilitate shellfish aquaculture in Delaware

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Date Posted: Wednesday, March 23, 2016

DNREC is proceeding with a Statewide Activity Approval permitting process that would enable the start-up of limited commercial shellfish aquaculture in Delaware’s Inland Bays by authorizing the permitting of activities in specifically-designated areas intended to help improve water quality and provide new business opportunities.




DNREC’s Division of Watershed Stewardship to host free rain barrel building workshop March 19 in Blades

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Date Posted: Monday, March 7, 2016

DNREC’s Division of Watershed Stewardship will host a free rain barrel building workshop at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 19 at the Blades Town Hall.




“Glass eels” counting themselves in for abundance in Delaware Estuary, new DNREC YouTube video shows

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Date Posted: Friday, March 4, 2016

New DNREC YouTube video shows a method for counting Glass Eels.




DNREC accepting grant proposals for wastewater and surface water project planning

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Date Posted: Monday, February 22, 2016

DNREC’s Division of Watershed Stewardship and Environmental Finance are now accepting project proposals from state, county and municipal governments and governmental subdivisions for matching grants for wastewater and surface water project planning.







  Category: Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control


Delaware fourth graders ‘Make a Splash’ and learn about protecting water resources

Delaware Coastal Programs | Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Date Posted: Tuesday, April 5, 2016

More than 720 fourth-grade students from seven elementary schools participated in the Make a Splash festival, an event that educates students on the diversity of estuary life and the importance of Delaware’s water resources.




Statewide Activity Approval permit from DNREC proposed to facilitate shellfish aquaculture in Delaware

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Date Posted: Wednesday, March 23, 2016

DNREC is proceeding with a Statewide Activity Approval permitting process that would enable the start-up of limited commercial shellfish aquaculture in Delaware’s Inland Bays by authorizing the permitting of activities in specifically-designated areas intended to help improve water quality and provide new business opportunities.




DNREC’s Division of Watershed Stewardship to host free rain barrel building workshop March 19 in Blades

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Date Posted: Monday, March 7, 2016

DNREC’s Division of Watershed Stewardship will host a free rain barrel building workshop at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 19 at the Blades Town Hall.




“Glass eels” counting themselves in for abundance in Delaware Estuary, new DNREC YouTube video shows

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Fish and Wildlife | Date Posted: Friday, March 4, 2016

New DNREC YouTube video shows a method for counting Glass Eels.




DNREC accepting grant proposals for wastewater and surface water project planning

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control | Division of Watershed Stewardship | Date Posted: Monday, February 22, 2016

DNREC’s Division of Watershed Stewardship and Environmental Finance are now accepting project proposals from state, county and municipal governments and governmental subdivisions for matching grants for wastewater and surface water project planning.