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Alphabetical Listing of Reference Documents by Title
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Best Management Practices for Oregon Marinas [PDF]
Abstract: Well-organized BMP Manual for marinas. Divides operations and materials into easily read sections such as vessel maintenance and repair, solid waste handling, and stormwater runoff management.
Source: Oregon Department of Environmental Quality
Boating Clean & Green Campaign
Abstract: The Boating Clean & Green Campaign is a joint effort of the California Coastal Commission (CCC), the San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission, and the CA Integrated Waste Management Board (CIWMB). They provide an education and outreach program on environmentally sound boating.
Source: California Coastal Commission
Clean Waters Starting in Your Home and Yard: Environmentally Responsible Boating [PDF]
Abstract: A fact sheet on Environmentally Responsible Boating: methods to prevent pollution.
Source: Sea Grant Connecticut
Maryland's Clean Marina Initiative
Abstract: The Maryland Clean Marina Initiative website contains the Maryland Clean Marina Guidebook which provides an overview of actions that marina industry professionals can take to protect the air and water quality.
Source: Maryland Department of Natural Resources
Monmouth Coastal Watershed Partnership
Abstract: This website provides the user with many links, some leading to a guidebook and others to tip sheets and additional sites with information on laws and regulations pertaining to marinas and pollution prevention.
Source: Monmouth Coastal Watersheds Partnership
National Management Measures to Control Nonpoint Source Pollution from Marinas and Recreational Boating
Abstract: From this website, you can order this technical guidance and reference document, containing information on the best available, economically achievable means of reducing pollution on surface water runoff from marinas and recreational boating.
Source: Environmental Protection Agency - Office of Water
New Hampshire Marina Project
Abstract: Website contains ordering information for obtaining the actual BMP guide for NH Marinas. Guide includes BMPs for a extensive variety of marina operations and appendices include: vendors of marine systems and products, a BMP checklist, and helpful links.
Source: New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services
North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources: Clean Marinas
Abstract: This website provides information on marina sewage, how marina operators and boaters can help with pollution prevention,a list of pump out programs and stations, and a listing of 'clean marinas' in North Carolina.
Source: North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources
Tennessee Valley Authority: Clean Marinas and Clean Boating
Abstract: TVA's Marina Initiative undertakes such topics as: sewage management, oil and gas control, marina siting, and erosion prevention. They also certify marinas that are in complaince with pollution control standards.
Source: Tennessee Valley Authority
Virginia Clean Marina Program Guidebook [PDF]
Abstract: Describes best management practices for Virginia marinas.
Source: Virginia Clean Marina Program
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Hub Last Updated: 1/29/2010