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DNREC’s DuPont Nature Center to host Peace, Love & Horseshoe Crab Festival on May 20

Date Posted: Wednesday, May 17th, 2017
Categories:  Division of Fish and Wildlife DNREC

The DuPont Nature Center at Mispillion Harbor Reserve, a DNREC Division of Fish & Wildlife facility, will host its eighth annual Peace, Love & Horseshoe Crab Festival, celebrating the spring arrival of migrating shorebirds and spawning horseshoe crabs, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 20 at the center, located at 2992 Lighthouse Road, east of Milford, DE 19963, near Slaughter Beach. Admission is free.




New DNREC YouTube Channel video tells story of Mispillion Harbor Restoration

Date Posted: Wednesday, May 17th, 2017
Categories:  Division of Fish and Wildlife DNREC

A new video premiering on DNREC’s YouTube Channel offers a look at ongoing beach restoration work to restore and protect vital wildlife habitat along the shoreline at Mispillion Harbor on Delaware’s Bayshore east of Milford.




DNREC Horseshoe Crab Spawning Survey volunteer training offered April 1 and 6

Date Posted: Monday, March 20th, 2017
Categories:  Delaware Coastal Programs DNREC

The Delaware National Estuarine Research Reserve (DNERR) is seeking volunteers to assist with the annual bay-wide horseshoe crab spawning survey in May and June on Kent County’s Ted Harvey Wildlife Area and Kitts Hummock and North Bowers beaches.




Shorebird and horseshoe crab connection highlighted in new film from the Delaware Shorebird Project

Date Posted: Tuesday, March 7th, 2017
Categories:  Division of Fish and Wildlife DNREC

The Delaware Shorebird Project today premiered Feast on the Beach: The Delaware Bay Horseshoe Crab Shorebird Connection, a film produced to raise awareness and understanding about the ecological connection between horseshoe crabs and shorebirds migrating through the Delaware Bay area, as well as the researchers who study them.




DNREC’s DuPont Nature Center to reopen April 1

Date Posted: Thursday, March 2nd, 2017
Categories:  Division of Fish and Wildlife DNREC

The DuPont Nature Center at Mispillion Harbor Reserve, a DNREC Division of Fish & Wildlife facility located in the heart of Delaware’s Bayshore Region, will reopen Saturday, April 1 after being closed for the winter.





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