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Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Applications

A list of recent applications to the DNREC Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Section for subaqueous lands leases and permits.


Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Applications

A listing of recent applications to the DNREC Wetlands and Subaqueous Land Section for permits, leases and other approvals.


Federal Consistency Certification: Village at Pine View

A-Del Construction Co. proposes to construct a turn lane on Frazer Road to serve the Village at Pine View subdivision, causing impacts to approximately 560 square feet of nontidal wetlands.


Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Applications

A listing of recent applications to the DNREC Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Section for leases, and permits.


Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Applications

A list of recent applications to the DNREC Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Section for wetlands and subaqueous lands leases and permits.


Federal Consistency Certification: Paese-Kimbrough Docking Facilities

The applicants propose to build docking facilities consisting of an elevated walkway over vegetated wetlands, a fixed pier, a fixed dock, and a boat lift on the Lewes and Rehoboth Canal, in Lewes.


Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Applications

A listing of recent applications to the DNREC Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Section for Wetlands and subaqueous lands permits and leases.


Chester-Choptank Watershed Wetland Assessment

The Chester-Choptank watershed is located partially in Kent County and partially in New Castle County, where it encompasses 113,944 acres of land. Unlike most of Delaware’s watersheds, the Chester-Choptank drains to the Chesapeake Bay. The Chesapeake Bay drainage basin in Delaware, including the Chester-Choptank watershed, provides an estimated $3.4 billion in ecosystem goods and services.


Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Applications

A list of recent applications to the DNREC Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Section for permits and leases.


Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Applications

A list of applications to the DNREC Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Section for permits, leases and map changes.


Notice of Rescheduled Public Hearing: Pubusky/Taylor Subaqueous Lands Lease and Wetlands Permit

The Div. of Water will hold a rescheduled public hearing to consider comments on a Subaqueous Lands Lease and Wetlands Permit application for Abby L. Pubusky and Thomas A. Taylor II to conduct restoration activities and build a walkway, pier, gangway, floating platform, floating dock and floating jet ski platform in Herring Creek.


Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Permit Applications

A listing of recent applications for permits and leases to the DNREC Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands section.


Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Permits

A list of applications to the DNREC Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Section for permits, leases and water quality certifications.


Notice of Public Hearing: Pubusky/Taylor Subaqueous Lands Lease and Wetlands Permit

The Div. of Water will hold a public hearing to consider comments on a Subaqueous Lands Lease and Wetlands Permit application for Abby L. Pubusky and Thomas A. Taylor II to conduct restoration activities and build a walkway, pier, gangway, floating platform, floating dock and floating jet ski platform in Herring Creek.


Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Applications

A listing of applications to the DNREC Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Program for permits and leases.


Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Applications

A listing of recent applications to the DNREC Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Section for subaqueous lands permits and leases.


Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Applications

A listing of subaqueous lands permit applications to the DNREC Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Section.


Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Applications

A listing of permit and lease applications to the DNREC Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Section.


Mother’s Day in Delaware Wetlands

It’s Mother’s Day and American Wetlands Month. We thought we’d combine the two to bring you one article about some of the moms who raise their young in Delaware’s marsh areas – osprey, spring peepers and muskrats.


Public Hearing: Matthew Eisenmann Subaqueous Lands Lease

The DNREC Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Section will conduct a public hearing on a Subaqueous Lands Lease application for Matthew Eisenmann to maintain a pier and build a pier extension, a floating platform, and a boat lift in Herring Creek.


Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Applications

Timothy and Cheri Gavin have applied to maintain and use a pier and dock and to build two dock extensions, two boat lifts, two PWC lifts, and three catwalks on Peppers Creek, at 120 Creekside Drive, Dagsboro.


Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Applications

A listing of recent applications for permits, leases and water quality certifications to the DNREC Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Section.


Notice of Secretary’s Decision: 204 Salisbury Exchange, LLC

The DNREC Secretary has issued an order which authorizes 204 Salisbury Exchange, LLC to build and use a pier, install two docks and three mooring pilings in Head of Bay Cove, Rehoboth Bay, at 204 Salisbury Street, Rehoboth Beach.


Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Applications

John and Catherine Yost have applied for a permit to build a wetland walkway in State-regulated wetlands, a pier, and a dock in Deep Hole Creek at 1501 South Bayshore Drive, Milton.


Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Applications

A listing of applications to the DNREC Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands branch for subaqueous lands and marina permits.


Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Applications

A listing of applications for permits and leases to the DNREC Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Section, including proposed renewals of two Statewide Activity Approvals.


Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Applications

A listing of applications for permits and leases to the DNREC Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Section.


Federal Consistency Certification: Residences at River Place

Residences at River Place, LLC proposes to fill 1,982 square feet of non-tidal wetlands as part of a project to construct two apartment buildings with thirty six units each at The Residences at Riverplace Phase 3, Riverplace Drive, Seaford.


Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Applications

A listing of recent wetlands and subaqueous lands applications to the DNREC Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Section.


Public Hearing: Lawton Family Marina

DNREC will hold a virtual public hearing on an application for a lease and permits to build a new 10-slip marina in Herring Creek near the end of Sisters Lane, in Millsboro.


Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Applications

A listing of recent subaqueous lands permit applications to the DNREC Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Section.


Wetlands and Subaqueous Lands Permit Applications

Diamond State Port Corporation has applied to conduct annual maintenance dredging in the Christina River during a 10-year period at the Port of Wilmington.


Wetlands Education Opportunities

There are multiple opportunities for wetland education and field trips in Delaware. They include opportunities within the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) and among our conservation partners. DNREC Opportunities The Division of Fish and Wildlife’s Aquatic Research Education Center (AREC) offers extensive wetland education materials for teachers, a field


Wetlands Protect

Wetlands protect us against flooding and erosion of our shores.


Library: Wetland Health Reports

A collection of wetland health reports from the DNREC Watershed Assessment Section.
Wetland Publications Library
  • Wetland Health Reports
  • Management Plans and Monitoring Protocols
  • Long-Term Wetlands Monitoring



  • Library: Long-Term Wetlands Monitoring

    A collection of long-term wetlands monitoring documents from the DNREC Watershed Assessment Section.
    Wetland Publications Library
  • Wetland Health Reports
  • Management Plans and Monitoring Protocols
  • Long-Term Wetlands Monitoring



  • You Can Help Wetlands and Watersheds

    Whether your property is in a suburban, urban, or rural landscape you can adopt several watershed and wetland friendly behaviors that will reduce your impact on the waters and land downstream of you. Here are some of the simple changes, and the more dedicated changes, you can make each day


    Wetland Mapping Resources

    Here is a list of mapping and geospatial data resources related to wetlands in Delaware. Delaware FirstMap NOTE: To view map data while in the map viewer, hover over layers in the Contents section on the left sidebar and select the table icon.



    What’s at Risk?

    Even with numerous federal and state level protection efforts, many nontidal (e.g., headwater tributaries) and isolated (e.g., flooded forests, seasonal ponds) wetlands are threatened because of gaps in existing regulations or are being impacted illegally due to limited enforcement activity. Legally, wetlands are permitted to be impacted on a small


    Water Family Fest

    DNREC and the Delaware Center for the Inland Bays host an annual Water Family Fest at the James Farm Ecological Preserve, in Ocean View. The event highlights the work of each organization to improve Delaware’s wetlands, water, and recreational shorelines.
     


    Wetland Plant Field Guide

    Plants are a key factor for identifying wetlands. The Delaware Wetland Plant Field Guide aims to make distinguishing wetlands easier by providing a transportable plant guide for use by the public, scientists, and practitioners alike.

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    Alison Rogerson Watershed Assessment


    Library: Education and Outreach Materials

    A collection of wetlands education and outreach materials from the DNREC Watershed Assessment Section.
    Wetland Publications Library
  • Wetland Health Reports
  • Management Plans and Monitoring Protocols
  • Long-Term Wetlands Monitoring


    Wetland Monitoring and Assessment

    By understanding the health of our wetlands, we also can better understand how to restore them and protect them from actions that cause damage..

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    Alison Rogerson Delaware Wetlands 302-739-9939



    Delaware Wetlands

    The Wetland Monitoring and Assessment Program, known as Delaware Wetlands, provides quality reports on the status, health and function of Delaware’s wetlands. It collaborates with other government agencies, businesses, non-profits and universities to further wetland research.

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    Alison Rogerson


    Enjoy Wetlands

    Nearly 30 percent of Delaware is covered in wetlands, offering residents and visitors alike the opportunity to explore and enjoy everything wetlands have to offer. Whether it’s visiting one of the nature centers, or taking a hike through a park, wetlands are easily accessible across the state. So grab your friends and family and


    Delaware Wetlands Status and Trends

    Delaware’s Wetlands Status and Trends reports are based on the results of wetland trends analyses performed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s National Wetlands Inventory (NWI) Program for Delaware’s Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control. Two reports have been published, one in 2001 and another in 2011. The


    Mispillion Wetland Assessment

    The Mispillion and Cedar Creek watersheds are located in southeastern Kent County and northeastern Sussex County. In Delaware this watershed includes the cities and towns of Milford, Houston, Lincoln and Slaughter Beach.
    Wetland Assessment Reports
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    Appoquinimink River Watershed Wetland Assessment

    The Appoquinimink River watershed is located within New Castle County and contains the Towns of Odessa, Middletown and Townsend. It drains into the Delaware Bay, encompassing 58,591 acres of land.
    Wetland Assessment Reports
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    Wetlands Provide

    Wetlands provide many important economic, social, and environmental benefits.


    Broadkill Watershed Wetland Assessment

    The Broadkill River watershed in Sussex County encompasses 68,500 acres within the Delaware Bay and Estuary Basin. Twenty percent of the watershed is covered in wetlands.
    Wetland Assessment Reports
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