Forestry Policies (Delaware)

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Place Delaware

Applies to States or Provinces Delaware
Name Forestry Policies (Delaware)

Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas
Active Policy Yes

Implementing Sector State/Province

Primary Website

Last Review 2014-09-15

Information Source State Forest Resource Assessment:, Statewide Forest Strategy:


Delaware's forests are managed by the State Forest Service (DFS), within the State Department of Agriculture. In 2010, the Forest Service issued its Resource Assessment and Strategy documents:

Delaware Forest Resource Assessment:

Statewide Forest Strategy:

The Forest Strategy document sets several goals with respect to biomass energy, including an analysis of the resource, developing restrictions on wood energy facilities, promoting a Fuels for Schools program, and developing at least one new market for low-value wood such as bio-energy.

Policy Contact

Department Agriculture
Division State Forest Service