DNREC is full of opportunities to get involved in environmental activities throughout the state. The department is always looking for volunteer help to reach more people, take on large monitoring activities, and maintain Delaware's beautiful habitats.
The Outdoor Recreation Inventory (ORI) was originally created to track publicly owned lands within Delaware that are open for public recreation. The database has since been expanded to include all publicly and privately owned protected lands (Federal, State, County, Municipal and private conservation) regardless of whether or not they are open to the public.
This data set is of certified minority owned businesses (MBE) that are both owned and controlled 51% or more by minorities, and provides a breakdown of ownership by ethnicity, military veteran, and individual with disability. This dataset includes businesses that are minority woman owned and controlled. For a separate dataset of women owned businesses (WBE), including a breakdown by minority women (WBE + MBE) ownership and control, see the dataset titled "Certified Woman-Owned Business Breakdown". This data set is updated daily and is searchable and exportable at this link: http://directory.osd.gss.omb.delaware.gov/index.shtml. The Office of Supplier Diversity's mission is to assist the entire supplier diversity community of minority, women, veteran, service disabled veteran, and individuals with disabilities owned businesses as well as small businesses of a unique size in competing for the provision of commodities, services, and construction to State departments, agencies, authorities, school districts, higher education institutions and all businesses. The Office of Supplier Diversity (OSD) sits within Government Support Services (GSS), a Division of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB).
This dataset represents the outreach for solicitations conducted by Government Support Services (GSS) within identified segments of the marketplace that businesses have identified themselves as performing in. The data includes a breakdown by Outreach Type of DE, Small, MWBE and Veteran and SDV owned businesses who were invited to consider responding to the solicitation. This data does not include outreach data from Cooperatives or Government Services Administration Contracts that GSS has executed contracts with.
Database of Notices of Intent (NOI) to apply for coverage under the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) general permit for storm water discharges associated with construction activity. A record of planned construction activities that might cause storm water discharges.
Serious crime totals that are reported by each jurisdiction that are listed as "Group A" crimes by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). These totals are used in the Crime in Delaware report provided by the Statistical Analysis Center (SAC).
The number of Division of Family Services reports called into the Child Abuse and Neglect Hotline. The number of reports screened in to initiate a DFS investigation. The number of investigations founded for child abuse and neglect. Note: Numbers are duplicative - a family may have had more than one report that was investigated. The Division conducts Civil investigations. The standard of proof is a preponderance of evidence.
More information can be obtained in the DSCYF Parent Handbook: http://kids.delaware.gov/pdfs/fs-ParentHandbook-English-2015.pdf