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Parks - Delaware



Bellevue Hall  SP                                        Wilmington           DE NR&EP
Blackbird SF
                                             New Castle County DE NR&EP
Brandywine Creek SP
                                  Wilmington           DE NR&EP
Brandywine Zoo
                                        Wilmington           DE NR&EP
Cape Henlopen SP
                                      Lewes                DE NR&EP
Delaware Dept Natural Resources &
                Dover                 DE NR&EP
Environmental Protection

Delaware Dept of Agriculture
                         Dover                 DE DA
Delaware Div Fish & Wildlife
                          Dover                 DE F&W
Delaware Seashore SP
                                Rehoboth Beach    DE NR&EP
Delaware State Parks & Recreation
                                          DE SP&R
Fenwick Island SP
                                      Fenwick Island      DE NR&EP
Fort Delaware SP
                                       Delaware City       DE NR&EP
Fox Point SP
                                             Wilmington           DE NR&EP
Holts Landing SP
                                        Millville                DE NR&EP
Killens Pond SP
                                          Felton                 DE NR&EP
Lums Pond SP
                                           Bear                  DE NR&EP
Redden SF
                                               Sussex County      DE NR&EP
Taber SF
                                                 Kent County         DE NR&EP
Trap Pond SP
                                            Laurel                 DE NR&EP
White Clay Creek SP
                                    Newark               DE NR&EP
Wilimington State Parks
        Wilmington           DE NR&E



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Bellevue Hall  SP     State Park       DE NR&EP    302 761-6963
800 Carr Road
  Wilmington  DE    19809
one of the duPont mansions      328 acres

  Big Oak Park  County Park                               Kent DPS, DP
417 Big Oak Road
Smyrna  DE  19977
90 acres            Last Update  6 /3 /2006

  Blackbird SF    State Forest         DE NR&EP
  New Castle County  DE
trails, paved nature trail                          4800 acres

  Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge   Fish and Wildlife Service FWS  e-mail


  2591 Whitehall Neck Road

  Smyrna   DE  19977

    Since 1937, Bombay Hook has hosted hundreds of

    thousands of migrating ducks, geese, shorebirds, and neotropical

    songbirds, all following old traditions of natural history, the spring   

    and fall migrations.

Brandywine Creek SP                   State Park         DE NR&EP   302 577-3534
  PO Box 3782
Wilmington   DE   19807
hiking, fishing, parks hold 2 nature centers                    933 acres

  Brandywine Zoo                     State Zoo            DE NR&EP       302 571-7788
  1001 North Park Drive
  Wilmington  DE    19802

  Brecknock Park  County Park                        Kent DPS, DP
80 Old Camden Road
Camden DE  19934
Notes  historic farm buildings, multi-purpose activities  86 acres   Last Update  6 /3 /2006

  Brown's Beach  County Park                                   Kent DPS, DP
1415 Killen's Pond Road
Harrington DE  19952
78 acres                             Last Update  6 /3 /2006

  Cape Henlopen SP       State Park                DE NR&EP    302 645-8983
42 Cape Henlopen Drive
  Lewes  DE   19958
2 beaches, golf, Seaside Nature Center

  Delaware Dept Natural Resources & Environmental Protection  State Agency
89 Kings Highway
  Dover  DE  19901

  Delaware Dept of Agriculture      State Agency        DE DA
e-mail          303 698-4500
  2320 S DuPont Highway
  Dover  DE    19901

  Delaware Div Fish & Wildlife      State Agency        DE F&W
  89 Kings Highway
  Dover   DE 19901
maps of public fishing & hunting areas

  Delaware National Estuarine Research Reserve   National Ocean Service  NOS



  Delaware National Estuarine Research Reserve

   818 Kitts Hummock Road

   Dover  DE  19901

     The Delaware Reserve consists of two components-one on the

    Blackbird Creek and the other on the St. Jones River. The

    Blackbird Creek component is dominated by freshwater wetlands,

    ponds, and forested habitats. The St. Jones component is

    dominated by salt

  Delaware Seashore SP               State Park            DE NR&EP
e-mail   302 227-2800
Inlet 850
  Rehoboth Beach   DE    19971
swimming, fishing, boating, surfing, sailboarding             2825 acres

  Delaware State Parks & Recreation  State Agency        DE SP&R
e-mail  302 739-4401
89 Kings Highway
Dover   DE     19901
Last Update    2 /25/2004

  Fenwick Island SP        State Park            DE NR&EP
e-mail   302 539-9060
c/o Holt's Landing SP, PO Box 76
Millville DE
Fenwick Island   DE     19970
beach, boat rental                                                 344 acres

  Fort Delaware SP                State Park            DE NR&EP     302 834-7941
  PO Box 170
Delaware City  DE     19706
Civil War fortress & Prison, reachable by ferry

  Fox Point SP                     State Park            DE NR&EP   302 761-6963
c/o Bellevue SP
800 Carr Road
Wilmington  DE     19809
on the Delaware River

  Holts Landing SP                     State Park            DE NR&EP
e-mail   302 539-9060
  PO Box 76
  Millville  DE   19970
crabbing pier, picnic                                              203 acres

  Killens Pond SP                   State Park            DE NR&EP
e-mail          302 284-4526
5025 Killens Pond Road
  Felton   DE   19943
water park, 66 acre millpond, fishing & boating

  Lebanon Landing  Recreation Area                       Kent DPS, DP
302 698-6452
1400 Sorghum Mill Road
Dover DE  19901
Notes  fishing, boat access                       Last Update  6 /3 /2006

  Lums Pond SP                     State Park            DE NR&EP
e-mail      302 368-6989
1068 Howell School Road
  Bear  DE  19701
freshwater pond with fishing, sports, hiking, nature center            1790 acres

  Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge      Fish and Wildlife Service FWS  e-mail


  11978 Turkle Pond Road

  Milton   DE  19968

    Prime Hook NWR is located 22 miles southeast of Dover, DE, near

     the western shore of Delaware Bay.  The refuge was established

    in 1963 to conserve an important segment of the Delaware Bay     

    marshes, to protect migrating and wintering waterfowl habitat.  The

Redden SF  State Forest         DE NR&EP
Georgetown   DE
44 miles of trails, 16 tracts, Nature resource education       9500 acres

  Taber SF  State Forest         DE NR&EP
Kent County  DE
timber, wildlife, hunting                                           1240 acres

  Tidbury Creek Park  County Park                           Kent DPS, DP
2233 South State St
Dover DE  19901
Last Update   6 /3 /2006

  Trap Pond SP  State Park            DE NR&EP     302 875-5153
33587 Baldcypress Lane
  Laurel   DE         19956
swamp with hiking trails, boating & fishing

  White Clay Creek SP          State Park            DE NR&EP
e-mail  302 368-6900
425 Wedgewood Road
  Newark DE         19711
hiking, mountain biking, historical monuments, nature center            3384 acres

  Wilmington State Parks               State Park            DE NR&EP
e-mail        302 577-7020
1021 West 18th Street
  Wilmington    DE     19802
cluster of small parks in the City of Wilmington

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