DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police remind boaters that drinking and boating don’t mix. The best way to minimize the risk of an accident is to make the wiser choice – don’t drink and boat.
DNREC’s Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers made 2,300 contacts with anglers, boaters, and the general public between May 13 and May 19, issuing 25 citations.
With the 2019 summer season and ideal weather ahead, many boaters will soon be heading out on the water. DNREC’s Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police Office of Boating Safety & Education encourages boaters to practice safe boating, not just during National Safe Boating Week from May 18-24 – but throughout the year.
To achieve public compliance with laws and regulations through education and enforcement actions that help conserve Delaware’s fish and wildlife resources and ensure safe boating and public safety, DNREC’s Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers between April 29-May 5 made 2,584 contacts with anglers, boaters, hunters, and the general public, issuing 40 citations. Officers responded to 63 complaints regarding possible violations of laws and regulations or requests to assist the public.
DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police now accepting applications for summer Youth Academies
DNREC’s Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police are once again offering their popular and successful summer Youth Academies for students aged 12 to 15.