Allocation Permit: Martin L Ockels, Sr.

Division of Water

Published: Feb. 21, 2024
Comments Due: March 6, 2024

DNREC Notice No. WR20240062
Documents for Review
Allocation Application

This office has under consideration the application of:

Martin L Ockels, Sr.
27013 River Road
Seaford, DE 19973
Site Tax Map ID: 1-32-07.00-0005.02
Physical Site Address: 27245 Murrock Drive
Seaford, DE 19973

Project Description: Martin L. Ockels, Sr. has requested an allocation permit for two existing irrigation wells with a combined capacity of 634 gpm. The requested allocation is 0.46 MGD, 13.69 MG per month, and 27.39 MG per year. The wells are located 2.6 miles Southeast of Seaford in Sussex County.

The application and plans for this Public Notice are posted at For questions regarding the application and plans, please contact:

Commercial and Government Services Section
DNREC Div. of Water
89 Kings Highway, Dover, DE 19901
(302) 739-9948

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 written meritorious objection to the application is received within 15 days from this notice. A public hearing request shall be deemed meritorious if it exhibits a familiarity with the application and provides a reasoned statement of the action’s probable impact.

Please submit all written comments and/or a meritorious request for a public hearing to the email address