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Outdoor Delaware cover - Fall 2015 issue. Click here to read it online

Read the new issue of the award-winning Outdoor Delaware, DNREC’s conservation magazine by clicking here or clicking on the adjacent cover image.

In this issue:

The Sounds of the Woods by Jack Rodgers. This day’s hunt would be special: a young man slips away into his own tree stand for the first time – in the rain. 

Delaware’s Waterfowl Stamp: Art Supports Conservation By Lynne Pusey. Looking for a unique and artistic way to support local and international waterfowl and wetlands conservation? Buy a Delaware Waterfowl Stamp.

How Poachers Rob Us All By Sgt. Timothy Pritchett. Poaching is defined as the illegal killing of wildlife or fish – but the truth is, it robs natural resources from everyone, including those who legally hunt and fish in Delaware.

Photo Essay: Catching up with Shorebirds By Lane McLaughlin. Photographer McLaughlin travelled to the southern Bayshore to find out how Delaware's shorebirds fared in 2015. There’s good news to report, and her lens captured some of the magnificent spectacle.

Out with the Old – In with the New By Amy Bryson and Christina Wirtz. DNREC’s new heating fuel underground storage tank closure assistance program helps homeowners remove old underground tanks.

These stories and more in the Fall issue of Outdoor Delaware.


Also, some favorite articles from past issues:

Turtles in Trouble

Furtive Foxes

A Phoenix Rises in Yorklyn: Reclaiming a Delaware Mill Town 

Sea Level Rise: Delaware’s Rising Tide

Counting Birds

Lost in the Woods

Aliens in Our Midst

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                     Outdoor Delaware wins 2014 Delaware Press Association Awards

DNREC’s Outdoor Delaware magazine took several top honors at the 2014 Delaware Press Association (DPA) Communications contest. Held annually, the awards are sponsored by DPA, a member of the National Federation of Press Women, and judged by professional journalists from out of state to ensure impartiality

2014 Delaware Press Association Winners:
1st Place “The Beauty of Cape Henlopen,” Written and Photographed by Kevin Fleming
3rd Place Outdoor Delaware magazine, Beth Shockley, Editor
Honorable Mention: “Delaware’s First Environmentalists” by Josephine Eccel

To see DNREC’s winning videos, click on the YourDNREC YouTube Channel


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All proceeds directly support Outdoor Delaware – now in its 55th year of publication. Thank you!

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