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Coastal flood workshop

Oct. 7, 2015--Sea-level rise, dissipating dunes and susceptibility to storm surges are a few of the factors that contribute to a vulnerable coast. A coast at risk means an increased potential...more

Storm Resources

The following is a list of resources to assist Delaware residents and businesses prepare for severe coastal storms and their...more

Coast Day canceled

Oct. 1, 2015--While the University of Delaware’s Coast Day is typically a rain or shine event, organizers have announced that this year’s Coast Day...more
Ramble on Broad Creek

Ramble on Broad Creek

Neighbors ambled along the walking trail near Broad Creek, watching wildlife, kayakers and paddle boarders glide across the water. Children hopped over logs and hunted bugs in a nature...more
Coast Day Essay Contest

Coast Day essay contest

Fifth graders are invited to participate in the annual Coast Day essay contest by answering the question, “How do you discover the land, air and water around Delaware?”

Ship of opportunity

As families make their way down to the beach each summer day, a pleasant breeze moves up the sand to greet them. Known as the sea breeze, this gentle air current originates over the open water...more