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DELAWARE NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL: DNREC Division of Fish & Wildlife to begin spraying mosquito larvae in wooded wetlands

DNREC’s Mosquito Control Section within the Division of Fish & Wildlife is scheduled to begin its annual spring woodland pool spraying on Tuesday, March 19 to control immature aquatic mosquito larvae in wooded wetlands near select populated areas.
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DELAWARE NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL: Delaware’s Council on Recreational Fishing Funding to meet Nov. 14 in Dover

Delaware’s Council on Recreational Fishing Funding will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, in the Senate Hearing Room of Legislative Hall, 411 Legislative Avenue, Dover, DE 19901.
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DELAWARE NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL: Tickets now on sale for Kent Conservation District’s 19th Annual Barn Dance fundraiser on Oct. 12

The Kent Conservation District invites everyone to a rompin’, stompin’ good time at its 19th Annual Barn Dance fundraiser to be held from 6 to 11 p.m.
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DELAWARE NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL: Online registration now open to volunteers for 31st annual Delaware Coastal Cleanup

Online volunteer registration is now open for the 31st annual Delaware Coastal Cleanup, to be held from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Sept. 15.
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Wastewater spill brings Delaware Bay, St. James River warnings

The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control has issued an emergency order suspending shellfish harvesting from the Delaware Bay.
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Anglers can pick up 2017 Delaware Fishing Guide

The Delaware Division of Fish and Wildlife’s 2017 fishing guide and fishing rulers are now available at state fishing license locations such as sporting goods stores, bait and tackle shops, hardware stores and at the division's main office in Dover, the state Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control said in a press release.
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Delaware offers grants to help communities go green

Delaware communities are being invited to apply for state grants to help make their hometowns sustainable, green and inviting, the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Controls (DNREC) said recently.
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Delaware updates approval process for shellfish aquaculture leases

The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) recently approved a new, abbreviated review and approval process for shellfish aquaculture leases that will allow for easier development on 343 of the 442 acres available for aquaculture, the state said on its website.
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Delaware zoo sends Amur tiger to Bronx Zoo

Delaware's Brandywine Zoo recently transfer an Amur tiger named Zhanna to the Wildlife Conservation Society’s Bronx Zoo in New York.
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Delaware DNREC announces $700,000 in recycling assistance grants

Delaware Gov. Jack Markell and the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environment Control (DNREC) recently announced more than $700,000 in funding for schools, businesses and municipalities throughout the state through recycling assistance grants.
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Delaware fine tunes solar program rules, incentives

The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) recently announced changes to its Delmarva Power Green Energy Fund program, which will see slight reductions on grants for customer-owned solar energy systems.
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