Herring Point, beaches at Cape Henlopen State Park closed to surfing, swimming due to possible shark bite
DNREC officials have closed Herring Point to surfing and swimming Thursday afternoon until further notice following a biting incident.
Starting Friday those aged 13 or older are now required to bring a face mask with them to enter state parks, wildlife areas and reserves.
The trail at the St. Jones component of the Delaware National Estuarine Research Reserve (DNERR) near Dover has reopened, with repairs to the trail and boardwalk completed.
DNREC to limit number of people allowed in state parks and wildlife areas, which may close for periods
DNREC announced today it will take steps when necessary to limit the numbers of visitors within state parks and wildlife areas.
While most state parks, nature and wildlife areas continue to stay open during the “Stay Home, Stay Safe” emergency order, many amenities are closed.