Yearly Archives

2013

Delaware releases 2012 Toxic Release Inventory

Delaware releases 2012 Toxic Release Inventory (TRI) Report Air releases decrease 54 percent compared to  2011; reporting now includes hydrogen sulfide   DOVER (Dec. 23, 2013) – The annual Toxic Release Inventory (TRI) data for 2012 from Delaware’s industrial facilities was marked by significant decreases in releases to air compared to 2011 and…
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Delaware residents alerted to report door-to-door visitors claiming to represent DNREC energy staff

Delaware residents alerted to report door-to-door visitors claiming to represent DNREC energy staff   DOVER (Dec. 20, 2013) – DNREC’s Division of Energy and Climate has learned of at least three recent reports handled by Delaware State Police and New Castle County Police of a person or persons knocking on doors in New Castle and Sussex counties,…
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Winter Solstice brings a heat wave weekend

Well everyone keeps asking what will happen in the surf this weekend, and where are the hot spots?  Well, for the past week and last weekend not much was happening in the surf, and the best fishing was out front.  The back bays have seen hot action for shorties on plugs, spoons, and swim shads.  These are resident fish we are seeing in the back…
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Fishing Report and storm update for Friday the 13th

The final predictions are out for tomorrow's storm, the lower part of Delaware (below the C&D canal) will see mostly rain. This storm  may begin as possible snow and sleet in the morning but will definitely switch to rain for the late morning and afternoon.  The Northern parts of Delaware will probably see snow and sleet.  everywhere north of…
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DNREC … Sea Level Rise Adaptation Plan

Sea Level Rise Adaptation Plan now available to help Delawareans prepare and act DOVER (Dec. 12, 2013) – After nearly three years of assessment, debate and public input, Delaware’s Sea Level Rise Advisory Committee has approved recommendations for adapting to sea level rise in the state through the release of its final report, “Preparing…
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Redfish in the surf with random keeper striped bass

Not much has changed this past week in the fishing community.  The surf has been slow to random for keeper striped bass.  One day it is good for a few anglers and the next day it is donuts by the box.  Bunker has been the best bait, and the boats are doing well with stretch 25's at the Overfalls and Sea Colony area.  Live eels have done well…
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Striped Bass In The Surf And Snowy Owls In The Dunes

Yesterday a few keeper striped bass were caught in the surf.  The birds have been working the water in the mornings and everyday they have gotten closer.  Yesterday they came within casting distance.  A few keepers were pulled in Delaware Seashore State Park.  The boats had been doing well in the Delaware bay, but in the past few days the fish…
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