UPDATE: DNREC press release Statewide Activity Approval (SAA) process approved for specific shellfish aquaculture locations (Dec. 22, 2016)
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Philadelphia District) public notice for soliciting comments and recommendations from the public concerning modification of the existing regional conditions for certain activities in Delaware through Department of the Army nationwide permit 48 (NWP 48), which authorizes commercial shellfish aquaculture activities in waters of the United States. These modifications would be applicable to any shellfish aquaculture activities within the shellfish aquaculture development areas (SADA) located in Delaware's Inland Bays. (Jan. 26, 2015)
§3801 Shellfish Aquaculture Regulations to be published in the August 1, 2014 Delaware Register of Regulations
Effective date of regulations: August 11, 2014
The Division of Fish & Wildlife held a Public Hearing May 21, 2014 on Inland Bays shellfish aquaculture regulations
The Division of Fish & Wildlife's second public workshop (Feb. 26, 2014) on Inland Bays shellfish aquaculture regulations
Division of Fish & Wildlife public workshop (Jan. 30, 2014) on Inland Bays shellfish aquaculture regulations
For more information regarding shellfish aquaculture regulations, please contact Zina Hense at 302-739-4782 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.