Find out about the problems marine sewage can
cause in coastal waters.
Marina Operators Can Help
Steps marina operators can take to protect coastal waters.
For additional ideas on how your marina can help protect water quality, check out our
manuals on Best
Management Practices for N.C. Marinas and Stormwater Best
Boaters Can Help
Steps boaters can take to protect coastal
waters. DCM's new Boaters'
Guide offers more tips (PDF file).
Clean Boater Program
Learn how to be a clean boater in N.C. with our new Clean Boater Program
Carolina's Pumpout Program
The state awards grants to public and
commercial marinas for pumpout stations. Get the application and guidelines here.
View a list of marinas with pumpout stations.
No Discharge Zones
Tips for boaters in No Discharge Zones in N.C. waters
UST Operator Training
Find information about Underground Storage Tank operator training.
Clean Marina Workshop Presentations
View presentations from recent Clean Marina workshops.
Clean Marina Program
This voluntary program encourages marinas to safeguard the
environment through management and operations techniques.
Clean Marinas in North
View a list of marinas that have earned the Clean Marina
Implementing a Monofilament Recycling Program
This PDF document can help marina owners who would like to begin a monofilament (fishing line) recycling program, along with instructions on obtaining or building the recycling bins.
N.C. Division of Coastal Management . 400 Commerce Ave . Morehead City, NC 28557
1-888-4RCOAST . Email Us