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This program was formerly known as the Delaware Land and Water Conservation Trust Fund
Established in 1986, the Delaware Land & Water Conservation Trust Fund was created to provide funding for park land and greenway conservation and outdoor recreation facility development.
City and county governments and park districts may apply for grant funding under the ORPT Program.
Grants may be awarded for projects such as park land acquisition, planning and design of parks or trails, and outdoor recreation facility construction. Click the links above for more information.
For a complete summary of projects by recipient, click the Completed and Approved ORPT Projects link above.
If you would like more information, contact:
Outdoor Recreation Planner
Park Resource Office
DNREC, Division of Parks and Recreation
89 Kings Highway
Dover, DE 19901