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Dancing with Horseshoe Crabs, Under the Stars

Written on: March 27th, 2018 in Education & OutreachGuest BlogResearchVolunteers

Do you recall the mention, in this blog, of the “poetry in Horseshoe Crabs”? (If not, just keyword-search “poetry” on this page.) Now is your chance to prepare for experiencing that poetry for yourself, when “dancing” with the crabs during a real-life beach “party” in support of a good cause: DNERR’s annual Horseshoe Crab Spawning […]

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New faces are at the DNERR!

Written on: February 12th, 2018 in Blackbird Creek ReserveEducation & OutreachNERRSt. Jones Reserve

We would like to formally welcome and introduce (although a little delayed) our new Environmental Program Manager and Assistant Reserve Manager, Lara Jennings, and our new Assistant Education Coordinator, Rebecca Vermeesch! Introducing Lara Jennings Lara joins us as the Environmental Program Manager and Assistant Reserve Manager from the DNREC’s Division of Watershed Stewardship where she […]

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Never the Same NERR Twice!

Written on: August 1st, 2017 in Education & OutreachGuest BlogNERRVolunteers

To add variety to the blog and to offer a fresh perspective from our visitors, we are inviting guest bloggers to write posts describing their visits and thoughts while at the Reserve. This guest blog is from DNERR volunteer M.L. Christmas, who did an  “undercover” visit to the Great Bay NERR in New Hampshire. Enjoy! (Johanna Hripto, DNERR Assistant […]

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New faces at DNERR! Meet our Summer Interns

Written on: June 26th, 2017 in Coastal Training ProgramEducation & OutreachNERRResearchSt. Jones ReserveStewardship

We’re excited to welcome our summer interns to DNERR! We have several new faces around the Reserve, all undergraduate students coming from five states and four universities. They’re helping staff members with various tasks for the summer months including research, communication and policy, education and outreach, and conservation and stewardship. Read on to find out a […]

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Undercover Researcher: Exploring the Connection Between Education and Research

Written on: May 30th, 2017 in Education & OutreachNERRResearch

Assistant Education Coordinator Johanna Hripto writes about her experience combining education and research at the Delaware National Estuarine Research Reserve. They really aren’t that far apart!  As the Assistant Education Coordinator for DNERR, I get to spend a lot of time teaching others about the Delaware Bay and sharing just how awesome and important our estuaries are. […]

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