On September 17, over 100 volunteers planted 2,075 trees at the Blackbird State Forest for the Harriet Tubman Bicentennial Tree Planting. This initiative will provide scenic beauty, enhance wildlife habitat, fight invasive species, and improve water quality in the critical Chesapeake Bay Watershed. This tree planting was part of a broader program to commemorate the 200th birthday year of Harriet Tubman in 1822 and part of International Underground Railroad Month.
DNREC to showcase responsible crabbing practices June 27 at Cape Henlopen State Park’s Seaside Nature Center
DNREC will be presenting information on responsible crabbing practices, including prevention of derelict crab pots, as well as safe boating.
The Division of Parks & Rec and the Delaware Zoological Society have announced new animal species, and new and updated exhibits at the Brandywine Zoo.