Choosing a clean marina means supporting businesses that are committed to protecting our waterways.
Thirty-two states now have Clean Marina programs that work with marinas to help them minimize their environmental impacts.
Find a Clean Marina in your state: http://www.boatus.org/clean-boating/clean-marinas/default.asp
Some of the benefits you can expect at clean marinas include:
- Clean, well-lit bathrooms
- Shoreside laundry facilities
- More grassy areas
- Convenient pumpout stations
- Plenty of trash cans and recycling bins
- Used oil collection
- Fishing line recycling
- Knowledgeable maintenance and marina staff
- and many other amenities that not only help keep the waterway clean, they make your time at the marina more pleasant.