Wetlands and Waterways Applications

Division of Water

Published: Oct. 26, 2023
Comments Due: Nov. 15, 2023

Subaqueous Lands Lease

Thomas and Barbara Zadorzany – 234-34.10-51.00 – to construct a 12 by 12 foot long boat lift with four (4) associated pilings and a 3 by 3 foot long gangway, attached to a previously grandfathered structure, channelward of mean high water, in Indian River Bay at 31432 River Road., Millsboro, Sussex County, DE.

Wetlands Permit

DNREC Division of Fish and Wildlife – to replace the existing observation tower and install a new boardwalk loop including a 6 by 20 foot long portion of platform, a 7 by 70 foot long portion of boardwalk, and a 20 by 20 foot long platform located over state regulated tidal wetlands resulting in 1,106.43 square feet of permanent state regulated tidal wetland impacts, at Assawoman Wildlife Area, Mulberry Landing Road, Frankford, Sussex County, DE.

These Documents/Applications above are available for review by contacting:

Wetlands and Waterways Section
89 Kings Hwy, Dover, DE 19901

If you request a public hearing with meritorious objection, please return this memo to this office November 15, 2023.

A public hearing on the above applications will NOT be held unless the Secretary of DNREC determines that a public hearing is in the public interest or if a public hearing request is received within 20 days from this notice. Please indicate in your letter whether your intention is to request a public hearing or whether you are simply providing comments for the Department’s consideration. If a public hearing is desired, please be advised that a public hearing request shall be deemed meritorious if it exhibits familiarity with the application and provides a reasoned statement of the action’s probable impact.