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State of Delaware

Jack A. Markell


Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control

Collin P. O’Mara


Division of Fish and Wildlife

David E. Saveikis


Advisory Council on Wildlife and Freshwater Fish:

Edward Montague, Chair

Garrett Grier, Jr., Vice Chair

Robert Nichols

Raymond Burris

Charles Golt

Neil Dukes

Joe Johnson

Craig Karsnitz

Terry Ratliff



Delaware Division of Fish and Wildlife

Main Office – Richardson and Robbins Building,

89 Kings Highway, Dover, Delaware 19901

Open 8:00 A.M. – 4:30 P.M. – Mon. thru Fri. except on Holidays

Wildlife Information: (302) 739-9912

Wildlife Management Section – (302) 739-9912

Wildlife Regional Offices

Region 1- Augustine WA, New Castle County, 834-8433

Region 2 – Norman G. Wilder WA, Kent County, 284-1077

Region 3 – Assawoman WA, Sussex County, 539-3160

Wildlife Check Stations

Little Creek: 739-4610

Cedar Swamp: 653-8080

Woodland Beach: 653-4802

Augustine: 836-7294

Hunter Education – (302) 735-3600

Ommelanden Range – (302) 323-5333

Recreational Licensing Section

License information for fishing, hunting and trapping – 302-739-9918

Boat Registration, Boat Ramp Certificates and Commercial Fisheries Information – 302-739-9916

Enforcement Section – (302) 739-9913

Enforcement Complaints – 1-800-523-3336

Enforcement County Offices – New Castle and Kent: 739-6139; Sussex: 855-1901

Boating Education – 739-9915

Operation Game Theft – 1-800-292-3030

Delaware Help Desk – 1-800-464-4357

Federal Wildlife Information–U.S. Derpartment of the Interior

Enforcement U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Office, 1360 Donas Landing Rd., Dover, DE

Phone: (302) 730-9184

Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge, near Smyrna

Phone: (302) 653-9345

Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge, near Milton

Phone: (302) 684-8419

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