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Shearwater’s sinking as Delaware artificial reef addition debuts on DNREC YouTube Channel

DNREC News - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 12:46
DOVER (Feb. 12, 2016) – A DNREC YouTube Channel video premiering this week shows there was a little drama on the high seas before the latest addition to Delaware’s artificial reef system could go below the Atlantic Ocean to occupy a new berth as marine habitat

Newly signed Delaware law changes size and possession limits for American eel

DNREC News - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 12:23
DOVER (Feb. 12, 2016) – A new Delaware law that increases size limits and decreases recreational possession limits on American eel is now in effect, DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife announced today.

Fish and Wildlife Natural Resources Police Blotter Feb 1 thru 7

DNREC News - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 11:46
DOVER (Feb. 12, 2016) – 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 Natural Resources Police officers between Feb. 1-7 made 797 contacts with anglers, boaters, hunters and the general public and issued 16 citations.

Bear man faces more than 70 charges for weapons and deer hunting violations

DNREC News - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 11:45
TOWNSEND (Feb. 12, 2016) – DNREC Division of Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers concluded an investigation into illegal deer hunting Tuesday with the arrest of a New Castle County man for illegal weapons possession charges along with numerous charges related to the illegal take of at least 14 deer during Delaware’s 2015/16 deer season.

Missing boy found safe at Eagles Nest Wildlife Area

DNREC News - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 11:44
TOWNSEND (Feb. 8, 2016) – Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers and the Delaware State Police Aviation Unit found and safely returned to his family mid-day Sunday a 13-year-old boy reported lost earlier that morning while looking for shed deer antlers on the Eagles Nest Wildlife Area.

Six arrested on drug charges in C and D Canal Conservation Area

DNREC News - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 11:44
MIDDLETOWN (Feb. 10, 2016) – DNREC Division of Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers while on patrol Feb. 8 arrested six Maryland residents for drug possession and other charges after stopping them for illegally operating a motor vehicle and motorcycles in a habitat-sensitive area of the C&D Canal Conservation Area.

Renters May Be Eligible for Disaster Assistance

FEMA Press Releases - Fri, 02/12/2016 - 09:29

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missouri renters who lost their homes or personal property as a result of the severe storms and flooding between December 23 and January 9 may be eligible for recovery assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and other agencies.

FEMA offers two kinds of help for eligible renters who were displaced from their homes by the recent storms:

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Fact Sheet: Center Opens in Pulaski County to Help Missouri Flood Survivors

FEMA Press Releases - Thu, 02/11/2016 - 18:57

A temporary FEMA Disaster Recovery Center is opening Saturday in St. Robert for five days.  The center offers in-person support to individuals and businesses who suffered losses in the December-January floods.

It is located at:

St. Robert Community Center

114 J. H. Williamson Dr.

St. Robert, MO 65584

The center opens Saturday, Feb. 13 at noon. Then it will be open Sunday through Wednesday, Feb. 17, from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

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Arkansas Storm Survivors Urged to Register for Federal Disaster Assistance

FEMA Press Releases - Thu, 02/11/2016 - 17:23

NORTH LITTLE ROCK – State and federal officials are encouraging Arkansas residents in the 11 counties hardest hit by the severe storms of late 2015 - January, 2016 to register for disaster assistance with FEMA as soon as possible.

Residents of Benton, Carroll, Crawford, Faulkner, Jackson, Jefferson, Lee, Little River, Perry, Sebastian and Sevier counties that suffered damage from the severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding Dec. 26, 2015 - January 22, 2016 may be eligible for federal disaster assistance.

The first step is to register. To do so:

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DNREC’s Division of Fish and Wildlife to propose 2016 17 waterfowl season dates at Feb 23 Advisory Council meeting

DNREC News - Thu, 02/11/2016 - 17:23
DOVER (Feb. 11, 2016) – The Advisory Council on Wildlife and Freshwater Fish will address dates proposed by DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife for the 2016/17 waterfowl and migratory game bird seasons at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb.

FEMA Infrastructure Repair Aid Available for 37 Missouri Counties

FEMA Press Releases - Thu, 02/11/2016 - 17:16

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will provide grants to local governments in 37 Missouri counties and the City of St. Louis to help with their costs for restoring or repairing roads, schools and other public facilities damaged by the severe storms and flooding Dec. 23, 2015, through January 9, 2016.

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SBA Disaster Assistance Loan Application: Key to Continuing the Recovery Process

FEMA Press Releases - Thu, 02/11/2016 - 13:11

OXFORD, Miss. — If disaster survivors in Mississippi apply for assistance with the Federal Emergency Management Agency and are referred to the U.S. Small Business Administration, it’s important for them to submit an SBA loan application to ensure that the federal disaster recovery process continues.

If you are a homeowner or renter and SBA determines you cannot afford a loan, you may be considered for FEMA’s Other Needs Assistance program. The program helps meet essential needs like medical and dental care, funeral costs and transportation expenses.

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FEMA Public Assistance Approved for 25 Texas Counties

FEMA Press Releases - Thu, 02/11/2016 - 12:24

AUSTIN, Texas— Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Public Assistance (PA) has been made available to state and local governments, and certain private nonprofits, in 25 counties, to supplement recovery efforts in the areas affected by severe winter storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds, and flooding during the period of Dec. 26, 2015 to Jan. 21, 2016.

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Federal aid programs for the state of Oklahoma declaration

FEMA Press Releases - Thu, 02/11/2016 - 09:34

Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Obama's disaster declaration issued for the State of Oklahoma.

Assistance for the State and Affected Local Governments Can Include as Required:

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President Declares Disaster for Oklahoma

FEMA Press Releases - Thu, 02/11/2016 - 09:26

WASHINGTON, D.C.  – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to the State of Oklahoma to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area affected by severe winter storms and flooding during the period of December 26, 2015 to January 5, 2016.

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More Free FEMA Tips at Local Home Improvement Stores

FEMA Press Releases - Thu, 02/11/2016 - 09:21

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and St. Louis area home improvement stores are teaming up once again to provide Missouri residents with free information, tips and literature on making their homes stronger and safer. 

FEMA mitigation specialists will be available at Lowe’s, Menards and Home Depot stores to answer questions and offer home improvement tips to prevent and lessen damage from future disasters. Most of the information is geared toward do-it-yourself work and general contractors.

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Center Opens in Greene County to Help Missouri Flood Survivors

FEMA Press Releases - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 17:54

JEFERSON CITY, Mo. – A FEMA Disaster Recovery Center is opening Thursday, Feb. 11, in Springfield. The center offers in-person support to individuals and businesses in any of the 33 Missouri counties included in the Jan. 21, 2016, Missouri federal disaster declaration.

Recovery specialists from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and other agencies will be at the center to discuss aid and assist anyone who needs help with an application. The new center is at this location:

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Fact Sheet: Missouri’s 2-1-1 Help Line

FEMA Press Releases - Wed, 02/10/2016 - 10:57

Missouri’s 2-1-1 Help Line

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