McDowell ...

PHILADELPHIA – Lawmakers from around the country have come up with sound recommendations strong state-federal partnerships in a number of policy areas, says one of the Delaware lawmakers who helped shape the National Conference of State Legislature’s positions for the …

Escrito el 24 Jul 2009

Sussex ...

The first week of August:

.Take pictures of your garden to plan for next year’s vegetable and flower gardens because now is an ideal time.

.Order your spring flowering bulbs now.

.Check your garden plants, shrubs, flowers, and trees for …

Escrito el 23 Jul 2009

Citizen ...

A recent northern manatee sighting in the Chesapeake Bay area is a reminder to residents living along the Eastern Seaboard and Gulf of Mexico to watch for manatees and report any sightings to their local wildlife officials. Busy summer boating …

Escrito el 23 Jul 2009

Delaware ...

Dover – The Department of Transportation (DelDOT) announces that the League of American Bicyclists (LAB) has selected Delaware as the ninth most bicycle friendly state in the nation. Delaware has moved from #31 to #9 in one year.

LAB’s Bicycle …

Escrito el 11 Jul 2009

Markell ...

WILMINGTON – Standing next to solar panels at the DuPont Co.’s Chestnut Run Plaza on Thursday, Gov. Jack Markell signed three pieces of legislation into law that encourage homeowners to install solar panels and wind turbines on their property.

The …

Escrito el 11 Jul 2009

County ...

In Delaware, during late spring, early summer, and like last year in late summer, we have experienced drought conditions. Therefore, the following article will provide you with some tips on how and when to water your garden and landscape plants.…

Escrito el 09 Jul 2009

National ...

WASHINGTON – July 7, 2009. The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation today announced a new partnership with Perdue, the East Coast’s leading poultry provider, to help restore the Chesapeake Bay.

Perdue has committed a total of $35,000 to the Foundation’s …

Escrito el 09 Jul 2009

EPA ...

PHILADELPHIA (July 2, 2009) – In a move that stands to create jobs, boost local economies, improve aging water infrastructure and protect human health and the environment for the people in the State of Delaware, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency …

Escrito el 02 Jul 2009

Arbor Day ...

Nebraska City, Neb. – Every American has an opportunity to help plant trees in our nation’s forests by joining the Arbor Day Foundation during the month of July.

The Arbor Day Foundation will honor each new member who joins the …

Escrito el 02 Jul 2009

Sussex ...

Sussex County Master Gardeners, of Delaware Cooperative Extension for both Delaware State University and University of Delaware, invite you to their Open House on Saturday, July 18 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Sussex County Extension Office in …

Escrito el 02 Jul 2009

2009 ...

The Ocean Renewable Energy Coalition (OREC) today applauded Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee Chairman Jeff Bingaman (D-NM) and Ranking Member Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) for including provisions contained in the Marine Renewable Energy Promotion Act (S.923) in the American Clean …

Escrito el 18 Jun 2009

Green ...

Delaware’s Green Energy Program, which offers grants to reduce the installed cost of renewable energy technologies, has proved enormously successful in generating a great demand for clean technologies. The program, administered by the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control’s …

Escrito el 05 May 2009