Atlantic Enlighten Me: Scientists track American eel population changes in Sussex County By Katie Peikes • Mar 9, 2018 Katie Peikes / Delaware Public Media They’re slippery, slimy, and you can see right through many of them. This month, young American eels are popping up in Sussex County after making the long journey from the Sargasso Sea in North Atlantic. Listen Listening... / 3:51 Delaware Public Media's Katie Peikes reports on DNREC's eel tracking efforts to inform a coastwide management plan. Environmental groups, watermen consider management plan for menhaden By Katie Peikes • Sep 15, 2017 Virginia Institute of Marine Science The fate of a small but important fishery for Delaware rests in the hands of a commission that will decide in November how to manage its Atlantic population. Listen Listening... / 0:57 Delaware Public Media's Katie Peikes reports on management of Atlantic menhaden.