DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife reminds hunters of the two remaining Sunday deer hunting opportunities for the 2016/2017 hunting season.
An investigation into hunting, firearms-related violations led officers to the Dec. 2 arrest of a Harrington man on multiple charges.
Hunters are reminded that only antlerless deer may be taken during the December season, including hunters who choose to use archery/crossbow equipment.
An increased Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police presence continued at the C&D Canal Conservation Area and associated recreational trail.
Give a gift that lasts all year long – an annual Delaware State Parks pass good for admission year-round to all state parks.
DNREC’s reminds waterfowl hunters that Delaware’s next hunting season for migratory ducks, Canada geese runs from Monday, Nov. 21 through Saturday, Nov. 26.
DNREC arrested two Maryland men on multiple nighttime deer poaching-related violations Nov. 13 during the opening weekend of Delaware’s shotgun deer season.
This year, hunters will also have the opportunity to hunt on two Sundays during the November shotgun season in areas that are open to Sunday hunting.
With fall hunting seasons underway, DNREC invites you to enter your hunting photographs taken while afield in the 2016/17 Delaware Hunting Photo Contest.
DNREC’s Divisions of Parks & Recreation and Fish & Wildlife announced today that stretches of ocean beach between Gordons Pond and Herring Point and beachfront along the oceanside of The Point…..
DNREC Secretary David Small and Kitts Hummock residents gathered Thursday at the small community on central Delaware’s Bayshore to encourage volunteer signups for the 2016 Delaware Coastal…..
DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife has been awarded a federal grant from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) to support Delaware’s ongoing research and monitoring and response to…..
Registration is now open for Delaware’s 2016 Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) program, which will be held this year as two separate one-day events on Saturday, Sept. 24 at Cape Henlopen…..
The Third Annual Recycled Cardboard Boat Regatta – presented by the Delaware Nature Society’s Abbott’s Mill Nature Center, in conjunction with DNREC’s Division of Watershed Stewardship’s…..
Through a unique public-private partnership between the State of Delaware, the Chesapeake Conservancy and the U.S. Navy, DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife recently purchased 48 acres of…..
Sunday hunting will be allowed to occur on private lands at the discretion of the landowner & on public lands designated by the Delaware DNREC…
A full complement of 20 students concluded their week-long training at the Division of Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police’s inaugural Youth Academy with a recognition ceremony held at and…..
DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife is pleased to announce publication and widespread availability of the 2016-2017 Delaware Hunting and Trapping Guide.
During the 2015/16 deer season, Delaware hunters donated 586 deer to DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife’s Sportsmen Against Hunger program.
Three broods of piping plover chicks are now foraging on the Point at Cape Henlopen State Park, two on the bayside and one inside the dunes, DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife announced.
Governor Jack Markell has proclaimed Monday, June 20, as “American Eagle Day” in Delaware, concurrent with a national day of celebrating the bald eagle as an emblem of American freedom an…..
Delaware’s month-long spring turkey season, which ended May 7, yielded 706 birds – a new state record, surpassing the previous record of 687 in 2014, DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife announced.
DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife has confirmed reports of a bear sighting from residents in the Pike Creek area of northern New Castle County.
Restrictions on Sunday hunting effectively treat hunters as second-class citizens. Endorsing the view of animal extremists that hunting is somehow wrong.
The training session will begin with a slideshow followed by a discussion on the monitoring program and how volunteers can help…
Hartly, DE man was arrested on numerous charges, including possession of multiple weapons by a person prohibited.
The results are in, and two artists have won top honors in the state’s sporting stamp art contests.
DNREC Division of Fish & Wildlife today announced the recent acquisition of 650 acres of sprawling woods and fields in western Sussex County as part of the Midlands Wildlife Area.
Tri-State Bird Rescue & Research today released back into the wild a third bald eagle rehabilitated by the Delaware-based organization and DNREC conservation partner following an incident…..
Delaware’s spring turkey hunting season opens Saturday, April 9, and runs through Saturday, May 7, DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife announced.
Wildlife art enthusiasts, stamp and print collectors, waterfowl hunters, anglers, birdwatchers and wetland conservationists will gather at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, April 14 at the Dover Public Library…..
The judges’ decisions are in, with five top entries chosen for the Division of Fish & Wildlife’s 2015/16 Delaware Hunting Photo Contest.
Delaware hunters harvested 14,681 deer during the 2015/16 season – the highest number since the state’s first modern-day deer season was held in 1954 and harvest record-keeping began…..
A New Castle, DE County man for illegal weapons possession charges along with numerous charges related to the illegal take of at least 14 deer…
The Delaware Division of Fish & Wildlife is again implementing an annual Snow Goose Conservation Order, which began in 2009 as part of an Atlantic Flyway-wide effort to reduce the population…..
Milford Man Faces Charges Including Weapons Violations in Connection with Illegal Deer Drive near Bridgeville.
On January 20, Senate Bill 19 was passed out of committee. Current law allows Delaware Law Enforcement to sell or auction off seized firearms instead of mandating that they be destroyed.
In the collegial spirit of a great rivalry taking place tomorrow, Dec.12, on a football field in Philadelphia, Delaware and DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife today sank the former Army…..
DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife reminds waterfowlers that the last of three 2015/16 seasonal segments for hunting migratory ducks and Canada geese in Delaware opens Friday, Dec. 18 and runs…..
Brandywine Creek State Park in northern New Castle County will be completely closed to the general public, on Tuesday, Dec. 15 and Wednesday, Dec. 16 for the park’s annual controlled deer hunt…..