Park Planning (Management Goals)
The following six management goals were crafted by the Lower Delaware Wild and Scenic River Task Force prior to national designation.
ϑ Water Quality. Maintain existing water quality in the Delaware River and its tributaries from measurably degrading and improve it where practical.
Did You Know?
... due to pesticide control and to programs of rearing falcons in captivity and releasing them, Peregrine falcona have returned to nest along the Delaware. While urban peregrines may favor railroad bridges and tall buildings to nest, country peregrines use a scrape in a cliff to lay their eggs. More...