Fish and Wildlife Receives Boating Access Construction
October 13, 2004
The States Organization for Boating Access has awarded the Delaware Division of Fish and Wildlife the Midsize Access Project of the Year award for the quality construction of the Newport Boat Ramp, in Newport Delaware on the Christina River. Fish and Wildlife's project was one of three projects judged in this category.
"The judges liked that the Department developed abandoned real estate for public recreation and was an added extra that helped us snag the award," says Lacy Nichols, project manager. "This award let's us know that we are recognized for providing superior boating access areas for recreational boaters and anglers in the State of Delaware."
A project award is presented to an agency, group, or corporation
for quality, unique, useful, economical or innovative projects. The
judging criteria are on utilization of sound engineering principles;
innovative design; potential life span of the project; economy of
The States Organization for Boating Access is an organization devoted
to the acquisition, development and administration of public recreational
boating facilities nationwide. SOBA provides a forum for the exchange
of views, ideas, concepts and experiences related to all aspects of
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