DNREC Division of Fish & Wildlife announces Delaware hunting and trapping seasons opening in December
Numerous Delaware hunting and trapping seasons open in December, including multiple waterfowl seasons that extend into or through January.
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 July 29-Aug. 4 made 2,491 contacts with anglers, boaters, and the general public, issuing 88 citations.
Holiday weekend anti-crime operation in Kent County by Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police on DNREC-managed properties results in 71 citations
In response to complaints of damaged state property, illegal drug use, littering, and trespassing, DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers over the Memorial Day weekend issued a total of 68 citations as part of an evening crime prevention operation throughout Kent County.
DNREC and Department of Agriculture will conduct a joint public hearing Monday, March 12 on proposed regulations for possessing firearms in Delaware’s state parks and wildlife areas and state forests.
DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife reminds hunters to remove temporary deer stands from state wildlife areas
Portable deer stands placed on state wildlife areas must be removed now that the 2017/18 deer hunting season over.