Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control's Division of Parks & Recreation announced hours and locations for lifeguarded beaches in Delaware State Parks will change soon.

Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control’s Division of Parks & Recreation announced hours and locations for lifeguarded beaches in Delaware State Parks will change soon.

Delaware Seashore State Park’s Tower Road will be unguarded Aug. 22-26. Delaware Seashore State Park’s Tower Road and Fenwick Island State Park’s Fenwick Lot will be unguarded from Aug. 29 to Sept. 2. All swimming beaches will be guarded on weekends from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. until Sept. 5.

All other state-park-guarded swimming beaches, including the main beach at Cape Henlopen State Park and the South Indian River Inlet side of Delaware Seashore State Park, will be guarded every day through Sept. 5 with limited staff. Smaller or limited swimming areas will be available through Sept. 5.

Reductions in hours were necessary as a result of lifeguards leaving the area to return to high school, college and school sports camps.

For information, call 739-9200.