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DNREC Police Rescue Woman Thrown Overboard

Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police rescue woman thrown overboard from her own boat into Rehoboth Bay   MILLSBORO (July 28, 2017) – DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers rescued a 65-year-old Lewes woman from Rehoboth Bay Thursday after she was ejected from her fishing skiff and it continued to spin out of…
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Crab Pot Thieves Caught In Herring Creek

DNREC Division of Fish & Wildlife officers make arrests for crabbing violations and crab pot thefts DOVER (June 27, 2017) – DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police arrested two New Castle County men June 24, following an investigation into multiple crabbing and crab pot theft violations that occurred on Herring Creek…
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Operation Dry Water June 30-July 2

Delaware promoting Operation Dry Water June 30-July 2 to help prevent boating under the influence and save lives on the water   DOVER (June 26, 2017) – DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police today announced Delaware’s active participation in Operation Dry Water, an annual nationwide enforcement and education campaign aimed at…
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ASMFC Finds New Jersey Out of Compliance with Addendum XXVIII to the Summer Flounder, Scup, and Black Sea Bass FMP

ASMFC Finds New Jersey Out of Compliance with Addendum XXVIII to the Summer Flounder, Scup, and Black Sea Bass FMP   Arlington, VA – The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission has found the State of New Jersey out of compliance with the mandatory management measures contained in Addendum XXVIII to the Interstate Fishery…
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