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June 2013

Operation Dry Water June 28-30

Delaware to participate in Operation Dry Water June 28-30 to prevent alcohol-related boating accidents and save lives   DOVER (June 26, 2013) – DNREC’s Division of Fish and Wildlife Enforcement Section today announced that during the weekend of June 28 through 30, Delaware will again participate in Operation Dry Water, an annual nationwide…
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Piping plover chicks hatch at Gordons Pond

Piping plover chicks hatch at Gordons Pond  From DNREC .... LEWES (June 18, 2013) – On June 12, four piping plover chicks hatched from the sole nest this year at Gordons Pond in Cape Henlopen State Park. Both adults were seen with the chicks that afternoon. Over at the Point, three pairs of plovers have set up foraging territories along…
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Delaware Surf Fishing report

The past weekend and week was a great time fishing and meeting new people.  I spent Friday and Saturday at Bob's Marine for an in house boat show and then visited the March Of Dimes fundraiser with the Reel Friends Surf Fishing Club.  The fundraiser did well for the MOD and it was great to see everyone!  That night Scott, Aahron, Kim and I hit…
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The first states national monument

   A while ago (2 months) I spoke with Charles Salkin the Director of Delaware Division of Parks and Recreation about the proposed National Park for Delaware.  I forgot to publish this over seven weeks ago, and I apologize for that.  I have been very busy and thought this article had been published (by the person whom was supposed to do…
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Happy Father’s Day weekend from DSF

The storms have really stirred up the water out there, the temperature at Massey's Landing was 69-70 degrees yesterday.  Croaker, kings, puffers, and spot in the surf (65 degrees) on sand fleas (live), bloodworms and fishbites or squid.  Trout are heavy at Henlopen pier, Broadkill Beach, and Beach Plum Island use squid, bloodworms, or chicken.…
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DNREC’s ‘Take a Kid Fishing!’ program … June 15

DNREC’s ‘Take a Kid Fishing!’ program set for Father’s Day event on June 15 DOVER (June 10, 2013) – Do you know a child or young teen who might enjoy learning about fishing and trying their hand as an angler at landing a fish? The Delaware Division of Fish and Wildlife’s Take a Kid Fishing! program invites budding anglers age 6 through 15 and a…
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Flounder pounding is picking up

The past few days the fishing has been great regardless of the crazy weather.  Flounder pounding is picking up and the size limit will change tomorrow to 17 inches four per person and no season.  The Lewes Canal, Roosevelt Inlet, Cape Henlopen Pier, Massey's Landing, Delaware bay, out front, and back bays have been producing decent keepers.  …
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DNREC … changes in summer flounder regulations

DNREC Division of Fish and Wildlife announces changes in summer flounder regulations DOVER (June 7, 2013) – Anglers catching summer flounder in Delaware waters will be able to keep smaller fish this season when regulation changes take effect on Tuesday, June 11. The changes allow anglers to keep four fish per day with a minimum size of 17…
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