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News from the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control
Updated: 41 min 58 sec ago

Green Recovery Technologies, LLC withdraws Coastal Zone permit application from DNREC

Mon, 12/22/2014 - 10:57
DOVER (Dec. 22, 2014) – Green Recovery Technologies, LLC, a company with plans to develop product for the pet-food industry, has notified DNREC that it has voluntarily withdrawn its Coastal Zone Act (CZA) permit application.

DNREC Fish and Wildlife Enforcement Blotter Dec 8 to 14

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 17:44
DOVER (Dec. 19, 2014) – To achieve public compliance through education and enforcement actions that help conserve Delaware’s fish and wildlife resources and ensure safe boating and public safety, DNREC Division of Fish & Wildlife Enforcement Natural Resources Police officers between Dec. 8-14 made 1,125 contacts with anglers, hunters, boaters and the general public, including 74 vessel boardings for boating safety and fishing regulation compliance checks. Agents issued 35 citations.

Great gift ideas from DNREC that get recipients outdoors benefit the environment

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 15:58
DOVER (Dec. 19, 2014) – Looking for that perfect gift that benefits the environment as well as pleasing the recipient? Stumped on what to get for that outdoor enthusiast on your gift list? Here are a few suggestions for you from throughout the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control.

Holidays The perfect time to recycle

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 10:17
DOVER (Dec. 19, 2014) – DNREC reminds Delawareans that holiday time is the right time to trim your “wasteline” while helping the environment – by recycling all those extra mail order boxes, gift-wrapped packages, tags and cards. It’s easier than ever to recycle these holiday items and more through Delaware’s Universal Recycling program, and keeping them out of the state’s landfills is a holiday gift to the earth.